Zion Williamson preseason 2019 NBA draft scouting video | DraftExpress

  • Published on Oct 31, 2018
  • ESPN NBA draft analyst Mike Schmitz breaks down the strengths and weaknesses of Duke Blue Devils basketball freshman Zion Williamson, who could be a top-three pick in the 2019 NBA draft.
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  • Black Leg
    Black Leg 6 days ago

    "the next Anthony Benette" please dont!!

  • GraapeGod
    GraapeGod 10 days ago

    is there any chance he gets into the boston celtics?

  • metro setup
    metro setup 10 days ago

    All u have to is work hard

  • Jhul Vincent Calabia
    Jhul Vincent Calabia 14 days ago

    Lebron James wants to know his location 😂

  • Luis Rivera
    Luis Rivera 17 days ago

    MJ and LBj together. HOF

  • viqster
    viqster 18 days ago

    Is it me or doesn’t he look overweight?

  • C money
    C money 19 days ago

    Thought he was 6'7

  • marvell beckham ll
    marvell beckham ll 20 days ago

    He's 6'7

    AMANDA ARMSTRONG 20 days ago

    Zion Flows Through The Air With Energy Like No One I've Ever Seen! He's Powerful With Finesse And Can Actually Play As A Shooter As Well! He's #Remarkable!✊💪🙌👊👏😊🏀

  • RichGang CEO
    RichGang CEO 23 days ago

    So they just confirm Zion is 6'5 barefoot bruh he really new generation Barkley

  • Mikey LaFave
    Mikey LaFave 23 days ago

    I'm finally here to see what the hype is about. By the looks of him he could be a 20 and 10 type of player, definitely not James

  • iZbAg_buNNy
    iZbAg_buNNy 23 days ago

    Gagi njega zatvara ko ticu u kavez

  • belon cfy
    belon cfy 23 days ago

    This guy move like Jordan, dunk like lebron.

  • Jason Arnett
    Jason Arnett 26 days ago

    #1 no doubt

  • Jaxon Billy
    Jaxon Billy 27 days ago

    It’s called help side defense

  • Jaxon Billy
    Jaxon Billy 27 days ago

    You guys don’t know what your talking about

  • [333] ZJ HEAT
    [333] ZJ HEAT 28 days ago

    I want him to go to my suns team

  • Thomas Garrett
    Thomas Garrett 29 days ago

    You guys said Michael Jordan didn't have a outside consistent jump shot,you guys don't know what you talking about, Zion can shot better than most of these top college guards coming out to the NBA.


    Athletic Royce White

  • Meow
    Meow Month ago

    hes like Lebron and Giannis combination

  • King Rat
    King Rat Month ago

    Well summarised...

  • J MA
    J MA Month ago

    I think the most important skill for him, if he wants to be a super star, is his ability to facilitate. LeBron is goat because he's the most athletic player of all time and he uses that in tandem with his ability to facilitate and find the open man. Lebron either makes an easy layup or makes the other team play 3 vs 4. If Zion can develop into a great facilitator, than he has a chance to be lebron status. The problem is that usually kids like this, the super human athletes, have never needed to practice being a good passer because they could dominate with their natural ability. Wiggins is a great example of someone who has only ever relied on athleticism and has never tried to take his game further. Zion however looks like he has potential to take his game beyond the athletic level.

  • J MA
    J MA Month ago

    If he's 6'6, I think he needs to drop to 250 for the NBA, he's a little beefy and I think the endurance and agility boost he'd get from dropping to 250 would be very beneficial, NBA teams are going to have him running all over the place

  • GiGi Manuel
    GiGi Manuel Month ago +1

    He’s a athletic draymond green

  • Dominic Calla
    Dominic Calla Month ago

    zion has to improve the following:
    shooting (specially his shooting form)
    post game

  • Mike R
    Mike R Month ago

    New York Knicks need this to happen

  • Sean Angelo
    Sean Angelo Month ago

    Anthony bennett 2.0

  • simplelangperorock
    simplelangperorock Month ago

    Chicago Bulls will be a perfect home for him.

  • Jaqen H'ghar
    Jaqen H'ghar Month ago

    Take my money! When is the release date?

    STAR SCREAM Month ago

    Triangle system would be a great fit for this man! SHAQ 2.0

  • Gerald Omalley
    Gerald Omalley Month ago

    seems like ben simmons minus height and the pg skills

  • Golden ASMR
    Golden ASMR Month ago

    Who else remembers when Zion was in high school and everyone would say “He plays against weak competition, he couldn’t do this in College ball” Well look at him now 😂🤩

  • Richard Orloski
    Richard Orloski Month ago

    has to be smarter man jumping on the floor with all that speed and weight while your up by 40 chill i wouldnt be getting on the floor unless im losing in the playoffs

  • subject95
    subject95 Month ago

    NBA get ready for this muthaaffu#&ahhhhhhhhhhhhh

  • nuntawut Ranumthaisong

    Next d.rose

  • Golden Child
    Golden Child Month ago

    Top 3 pick? you can have anyone else with your first 2 picks then I'll grab Zion, thanks for the rings!

  • Has King
    Has King Month ago

    Cousins should share some tips on shooting,this dude has a similar shot

  • proloveprosnacks o
    proloveprosnacks o Month ago

    Eventhough Lebron is not better than MJ. Zion will not be better than Lebron. Come on guys. Is he that intelligent? I don't think so. He can't even shoot at the free throw. Overrated kid!

  • TheUniao157
    TheUniao157 Month ago

    O'neal jr

  • Salvador irizarry
    Salvador irizarry Month ago

    Zion is #1 no #3 no confuse the people to try to still the draft.he is #1.

  • Kaylon Rome
    Kaylon Rome Month ago

    Question...he states a lot things he isnt good at blah, blah, but he isn't he going to be the number 1NBA Draft pick?

  • shashauno
    shashauno Month ago

    Seems similar to Giannis in some ways. With NBA coaching (depending where he ends up) he'll improve massively Whoever gets him is going to get a future all star. Absolute beast. Think it will be the Knicks.

  • Babys4Rent OntheWeekends

    Lol 280! Sound like injury prone player

  • The Raccoon
    The Raccoon Month ago

    Zion is going to be a great player (not lebron), but being on Pace to being Larry Johnson , Shawn Kemp, and Charles Barkley isn't bad

  • Captain Eri
    Captain Eri Month ago

    He just nice and yung

  • Radomir Karaklajic
    Radomir Karaklajic 2 months ago

    More players like him in NBA.More!

  • Dejan Jovanov
    Dejan Jovanov 2 months ago

    4.18 Block wow..... that jump

  • CJ Jones
    CJ Jones 2 months ago

    I think they made him out of the Laboratory

  • hillbilly Joedy23
    hillbilly Joedy23 2 months ago

    Nba players waiting to eat him up*pause*

    EL GRINGO LOCO ! 2 months ago

    @ 1:50 hence the shoe malfunction...

  • David duFresne
    David duFresne 2 months ago

    Zion should lose maybe 20 pounds. I was looking up a highlight of Charles Barkley's dunks, and he looked a lot leaner than Zion does now. You can see on most of them Charle's didn't try to get as high as possible, and he had very long arms. I'm not sure the comparison is very good. tvclip.biz/video/VshX1F9euqM/video.html

    LCRX OLVR 2 months ago

    No defense no shoot

  • Keegan Hawkinson
    Keegan Hawkinson 2 months ago

    Just what the bucks need

  • James H
    James H 2 months ago

    Phx is waiting in the mist.. ZION, BOOKER & AYTON WOULD BE A NICE TRIPLE THREAT. Accepting point guard applications lol.. Trae young or Luka Doncic would be key. I'm still dreaming..

  • Boss king
    Boss king 2 months ago

    Man what a specimen. God bless this young man, keep safe and healthy. Will be fun to watch in the NBA

  • ayeo philly
    ayeo philly 2 months ago

    Is he done growing????

  • Thomas Dean
    Thomas Dean 2 months ago

    He still has a lot of growing to do he's probably going to be 6 foot 9 because he's still a kid.

  • David Tarvin
    David Tarvin 2 months ago

    He will D LeBron James up🏋️‍♀️💪🏽

  • gullintanni
    gullintanni 2 months ago

    Nazir Little did not strip Zion. He punched him across his neck, which the refs for some reason did not call.

  • Ron Mac
    Ron Mac 2 months ago

    Man wud b top 5 in 03 draft

  • MrJlaklak
    MrJlaklak 2 months ago

    The flying supper PIG!

  • Kalu Abay
    Kalu Abay 2 months ago

    There's only a handful of real shot blockers in the NBA or guys that are willing to jump with a high flyer. And even then most of those guys weigh far less than Zion and jump far lower. But let's say he can't score at will against those guys, outside of those teams, he'll still have 60-70 games where the paint will be wide open for him cause many centers and power forwards these days don't want to be put in posters or are far to slow to move from the three point line guarding their man to get tot he paint in time to stop a driving Zion. And with time and experience in the NBA he'll develop a more reliable jumper and it'll be a wrap for the other 29 teams. Then there will be no real weaknesses in his game and we'll just have to deal with him potentially being the next goat. I mean remember when serge ibaka held on to the waist of LeBron and he still got the and 1. Zion weighs 15-20 pounds more than LeBron and is slightly more athletic and stronger than LeBron. You think ibaka holding Zion down? Lol

  • Monica Cook
    Monica Cook 2 months ago +1


  • Penuel Yahu
    Penuel Yahu 2 months ago

    Powerful Israelite!

  • danielle lee
    danielle lee 2 months ago +1

    Injury prone

  • kevin santos
    kevin santos 2 months ago

    the next lebron,huh,?

  • kova 27
    kova 27 2 months ago

    Please New York Knicks lose every game for the rest of the season he must come to New York Zion Williams to New York

    • Donny
      Donny Month ago

      kova 27 New York doesn’t deserve any good players having the shittiest fanbase in all nba

  • Saf Wan
    Saf Wan 2 months ago

    The next O'Neal

  • Markos70
    Markos70 2 months ago

    Top 3!? I thought he's gotta be no.1 .. ..Now... Just reading 'top3' is ridiculously underrated!!!

  • CrankShaft
    CrankShaft 2 months ago

    I'm not gay but I want to live in a log cabin in the woods with Zion. We won't ever have sex, but there will be a simmering erotic undercurrent as I stand in the kitchen window watching him tighten his ass as he chops wood, shirtless, sweat pouring off his body.I'll run upstairs and masturbate, the entire time forcing myself to think of women while my thoughts drift back to Zion I won't be able to climax and I'll eventually go back downstairs, angry.Sometimes we will look across the table and catch each other's eyes, and in that second, anything is possible, but we both deny ourselves and go back to what we were doing.One day one of us will die, and the other will bury him outside the log cabin.Then he'll go inside, pen a brief missive to his departed friend, and commit suicide, never able to deal with life without his one true platonic love.

  • Ajay #thereeyao
    Ajay #thereeyao 2 months ago

    Zion is a monstar who took Barkley & Blake game

  • Jonathan Rodriguez
    Jonathan Rodriguez 2 months ago

    Its not true that I understand baseball more than basketball everybody.

  • Jonathan Rodriguez
    Jonathan Rodriguez 2 months ago

    Its not in my head that I understand baseball more than basketball everybody.

  • Jonathan Rodriguez
    Jonathan Rodriguez 2 months ago

    I do not prefer to go back to the old me over staying the new me everybody.

  • Jonathan Rodriguez
    Jonathan Rodriguez 2 months ago

    There is no demon controlling me everybody.

  • Jonathan Rodriguez
    Jonathan Rodriguez 2 months ago

    I'm not dialing back my knowledge of baseball everybody.

  • Jonathan Rodriguez
    Jonathan Rodriguez 2 months ago

    I'm not dialing back my knowledge of basketball everybody.

  • Jonathan Rodriguez
    Jonathan Rodriguez 2 months ago

    I'm not dialing back my knowledge of talking to girls everybody.

  • Jonathan Rodriguez
    Jonathan Rodriguez 2 months ago

    Ball is life everybody.

  • Patrick Andrews
    Patrick Andrews 2 months ago

    He reminds me of Grandmama (Larry Johnson). He is undersized, but has a wide strong frame with tons of explosion at the rim. If he can work on his shooting, he will be a NBA star for sure.

  • Tony Jones
    Tony Jones 2 months ago

    Zion should've been in the NBA three years ago

  • Umut Fikret İnanç
    Umut Fikret İnanç 2 months ago

    3:48 AMBITION ...

  • Rheo_ PR
    Rheo_ PR 2 months ago

    Sucks zion cock bahhh

  • King Rigdig
    King Rigdig 2 months ago

    Timberwolves Towns and Zion would be unstoppable

  • Architeuthis Dux
    Architeuthis Dux 2 months ago

    In short, this boy will be a fat lardass when he retires

  • zerogeass21
    zerogeass21 2 months ago

    How his passing, shooting, defense, ability to go 1-on-1? All I see are fastbreak dunks.

  • yo Momma's Drawls
    yo Momma's Drawls 2 months ago

    Did you guys know Zion has a identical Twin brother? He has no Skills or Talent like Zion though, his name is ZiOff.

  • Paa Hawkins
    Paa Hawkins 2 months ago


  • Limelight Filmz
    Limelight Filmz 2 months ago

    One thing you have to admit about Zion is the kid gives 100% every game

  • Craig Nguyen
    Craig Nguyen 2 months ago

    that's a fking gorilla, not a man

  • W. Holt Gordon Jr.
    W. Holt Gordon Jr. 2 months ago

    He has a great attitude and a presence that has all competitors thinking twice about driving the lane. I've never seen a players block or dunk just take the steam out of other teams. One thing other teams are starting to do is foul him before he can get down the court and dunk ’because it is such a game changing play I know that sounds weird but I go to every Duke game and when he dunks the team gets revived and the other team gets very disheartened. Almost like what the hell do we do with this guy another thing is he gets fouled but you can’t tell due to his upper body strength he fight through it Which drives Coach K crazy because a foul is a foul truly never seen anything like this kid all the haters saying if he’s going to be a flop or this or that he’s 18 let them enjoy playing at Duke and let them enjoy playing at the next level keep your opinions to yourself

  • J. A.
    J. A. 2 months ago

    On the Pistons would be sick.

  • marko marko
    marko marko 2 months ago

    nothing of this in NBA no jump shot at all to small and after 25 he will start to loos agility and u can tell he can easily get fat.

  • Bullet Ignacio
    Bullet Ignacio 2 months ago

    Media hype. :)

  • Pangruel
    Pangruel 2 months ago

    Lebron had a more reliable jump-shot as a rookie than this guy will ever have in his career. Not a fair comparison

    • Geo Rockmann
      Geo Rockmann 2 months ago

      +Pangruel This doesn't mean he had a reliable jumpshot. Lol

    • Pangruel
      Pangruel 2 months ago

      +Geo Rockmann lol yes. Lebron was making threes of the dribble in his rookie season. I don't see Zion doing that EVER

    • Geo Rockmann
      Geo Rockmann 2 months ago

      Lol no

  • abz mo
    abz mo 2 months ago

    He’s clearly the number 1 pick.

  • Imopanemo
    Imopanemo 2 months ago

    I am not convinced yet in him being a franchise player. If he drops 40-60 pounds than by all means yes, but until then... Still probably worth the no 1 pick because of what he might become.

  • Killion Weaver
    Killion Weaver 2 months ago

    I dont think he would still continue to get taller cause his body is already developed. I mean when you still young and lift weights early it affects your growth spurth.

  • azizair
    azizair 2 months ago


  • Richie Yarber
    Richie Yarber 2 months ago

    Goddam y'all see the score Ferris St vs Duke? 70 to 19??? Seriously? Even if that's not a ranked team, gosh they blew the doors off their asses bad!!!!