Zion’s strength and quickness will be a problem for other teams - Tim Legler | SportsCenter

Tim Legler joins SportsCenter and weighs in on New Orleans Pelicans rookie Zion Williamson's NBA debut performance vs. the San Antonio Spurs.
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  1. John Francis

    John FrancisPřed 16 dny

    If that was AD he not asking to stay in

  2. brittany cormier

    brittany cormierPřed 22 dny

    I came up with a good list of nick names for Zion Williamson: 1. Z-Will 2. Z-Bo 3. Zi-Wi 4. Zwilly (my favorite). 😂 Zwilly gonna catch fire real quick. You read it here first. Zwilly for the trademark.

  3. Luis Romo

    Luis RomoPřed 24 dny

    Im waiting for the moment for somebody stupid enough to talk trash to him and spark that fire


    INDICATOR LISTPřed 24 dny

    He was not the number 1 player being recruited to Duke. The other two players were. But he beat them both out and became the overwhelming number 1 player in college by being on the same team with. He made them look lazy and lethargic. The WANT TO in him is too high for any player to guard him 1 through 5.

  5. andre Bryant

    andre BryantPřed 25 dny

    Zion vs Giannis! Who you got? They'd be perfect teammates. Killing the league, i think Zions ceiling is higher yet its too early to say who destroys who 🤣🤣 one is superman the other is kryptonite..

  6. SouthTxDude

    SouthTxDudePřed 25 dny

    Learn to leave them white girls alone homie.

  7. Larry McMillan Jr.

    Larry McMillan Jr.Před 25 dny

    With his freakish athleticism and level of intensity he plays with he reminds me of a larger version of RW that can bang down low with 7 footers like Charles Barkley in his prime. This kid is one of a kind.


    RC DADGUYPřed 25 dny

    dude is 6'6 but plays like 6'10 with the speed and power of 6'3

  9. Tom Sugars

    Tom SugarsPřed 25 dny

    he used his time of to practice his shoot unlike ben simmonds

  10. Bale Sahagun

    Bale SahagunPřed 25 dny

    He's a tank if you don't deal with him when he gets hot: you got problems

  11. Jay Williams

    Jay WilliamsPřed 25 dny

    2:46 somebody gif it and send me the link please lol

  12. bignardo95

    bignardo95Před 25 dny

    Zion will eventually leave this team. Tonight's decision showed him that this organization is not all about winning. He will follow in Anthony Davis's footsteps. The pelicans will eventually lose another big time superstar.

  13. Conscious

    ConsciousPřed 25 dny

    The beginning of the end for Alvin Gentry. Now he's gotta win.

  14. 1301407gl

    1301407glPřed 25 dny

    He wanted to keep him in. He followed the plan from the medical staff

  15. dashawn young

    dashawn youngPřed 25 dny

    Conscious yea I was thinking this too if they don’t win he’s getting fired but gentry the best coach for Zion right now with his system of pace and space

  16. Sam Oso

    Sam OsoPřed 25 dny

    Lol the nba isn’t full of grown men anymore.

  17. HiddenWen

    HiddenWenPřed 25 dny

    I'm still not comfortable with the way he moves. It looks like his body is under strain.

  18. Luis Romo

    Luis RomoPřed 24 dny

    He’ll get more leaner within time hes just now coming off injury

  19. mm mm

    mm mmPřed 25 dny

    Would've been dope if he stayed in game to win it for them against spurs pop spurs.

  20. Custom Shade

    Custom ShadePřed 25 dny

    No one's quick and strong when they're sitting on the bench.

  21. Xiang Chang

    Xiang ChangPřed 25 dny

    He'll be injured shortly

  22. Mat G

    Mat GPřed 25 dny

    Legler needs a more prominent role he’s one of ESPNs few who knows his stuff and actually talks about the BASKETBALL not the narratives

  23. jdelgado216

    jdelgado216Před 25 dny

    He probably will lose weight and some of his strength because of it but he will keep his quickness, scary

  24. DeChane Grinton

    DeChane GrintonPřed 25 dny

    Hes gonna have lebron level coverage...every game like this IS HE A HOF. .then when he has 8 points on 4 of 15 with 2 rebounds HES NOT CONSISTENT IS HE A BUST...gets caught eating a cheeseburger HES NOT DEDICATED ENOUGH TO BE GREAT

  25. DeChane Grinton

    DeChane GrintonPřed 25 dny

    Hes got the most effective 2nd jump since shawn marion

  26. McApp Perspective

    McApp PerspectivePřed 25 dny

    Naturally he'll in game shape in playing more games, pels already has plan on zion weight, diet and playing minutes. however, injuries are unavoidable. look at dwight powell ruptured his achilles in perfect playing weight and yet suffered severe injury. so every player in the NBA no matter how big or small they are, they should be mentally prepare for future injuries.

  27. DeChane Grinton

    DeChane GrintonPřed 25 dny

    Zion is a shawn Kemp draymond green fusion

  28. Tayo39

    Tayo39Před 25 dny

    Gentry better hand Z the keys next year when hes fully recovered...he never gon be a Curry like a lot of fools think now, but just imagine Z just remotly learning how to lull the defenses ie force his desired speed on the opponent like Luka...gulp..... idc what everybody says, thats what Pels goal/plan HAS to be for Z....which is also the best way to keep him healthy bullying all these goldenstate-clone-teams out there lol

  29. Richard Mcall

    Richard McallPřed 26 dny

    He have to get his weight down working on his handles outside game constantly put in work stay in a gym if you want to be great

  30. Alan Tran

    Alan TranPřed 26 dny

    step back 3????? not even a step back

  31. Jarious S

    Jarious SPřed 26 dny

    Zion shot 33% from 3 at Duke he can shoot!!

  32. Bey11ktb

    Bey11ktbPřed 26 dny

    The best DE in the game! I bet he would be a helluva pass rusher.

  33. Tayo39

    Tayo39Před 26 dny

    ...and/or a TE too.

  34. Frank V

    Frank VPřed 26 dny

    He is like Charles Barkley but a better shooter. He looks unstoppable under the board rebounding machine.

  35. P Burrows

    P BurrowsPřed 26 dny

    I really hope Zion has a long and successful basketball career. Seems like a real good kid!

  36. PL Lyons

    PL LyonsPřed 26 dny

    Zionism!!!- the movement & protection of zion williams

  37. i,aspire

    i,aspirePřed 26 dny


  38. Josh Ringer

    Josh RingerPřed 26 dny

    Drop 20lbs and it’s all over for the league

  39. Jamillia Collins

    Jamillia CollinsPřed 24 dny

    Grow 2more inches and he'll be the GOAT

  40. KushLi LordnMe

    KushLi LordnMePřed 26 dny

    Zion is Shaq mixed with Steph

  41. Golden Mane

    Golden ManePřed 26 dny

    Moral of the story if he gets a consistent 3 point shot he is unstoppable.

  42. Aaron Velazquez

    Aaron VelazquezPřed 26 dny

    That Zion Jab step the 3 will be deadly but once Zion is cleared for Takeoff he’s gotta start doing some Yoga get his body and joints used to Stretch and strain

  43. OJ Glove

    OJ GlovePřed 26 dny

    0:53 when the edible kicks in

  44. -TheGamingKingdom -

    -TheGamingKingdom -Před 26 dny

    *Raptors getting a win in a nationally televised....* *Literally anyone in ESPN*: waIT yAll hEAr SoMetHIng?

  45. 1301407gl

    1301407glPřed 25 dny

    Lol the spurs won the game and they got no mention

  46. BB B

    BB BPřed 26 dny

    I am never ever wrong about my predictions...MARK MY WORDS...this guy will be a bust and his career will be over in 2 years max. He is way too fat for how he plays, his knees will be blown out after 40-50 games. MARK MY WORDS.

  47. Custom Shade

    Custom ShadePřed 25 dny

    When's the next market crash gonna happen?

  48. dcosb09

    dcosb09Před 26 dny

    hes blake griffin if blake griffin was on juice

  49. WildSandwich

    WildSandwichPřed 26 dny

    And had touch.

  50. RealBlessed

    RealBlessedPřed 26 dny

    Thats a big boy. I bet thats what pop was saying lol.

  51. gabriel hersey

    gabriel herseyPřed 26 dny

    Reminds of a young Zack Randolf

  52. gerard bain

    gerard bainPřed 25 dny

    With way more hops and quickness.

  53. mrgetitdone85

    mrgetitdone85Před 26 dny

    He looks pretty good.. a little gimpy but that’s expected after a long layoff after surgery..

  54. WildSandwich

    WildSandwichPřed 26 dny

    That's how he always walks.... Then he gets on the court and he looks like a gazelle. It's weird honestly.

  55. Why Why

    Why WhyPřed 26 dny

    He’s better than lebron and mj already

  56. Hououin Kyouma

    Hououin KyoumaPřed 26 dny

    Traveling Express stfufaggotboomer

  57. Bob Jackson

    Bob JacksonPřed 26 dny

    Traveling Express stfufaggotboomer

  58. Traveling Express

    Traveling ExpressPřed 26 dny

    Wow what a dumb as comment!! Do us all favor and go play in a yard full of pit bulls sir!! And don't run.... Stay right there and treat yourself to a good ole fashion bite in the LEG!! THANK YOU IN ADVANCE.

  59. Jing Qi

    Jing QiPřed 26 dny

    Nobody breaks it down as well as Tim Legler and no young player combines strength and a soft touch as well as Zion.

  60. anhell32

    anhell32Před 26 dny

    legler ...one of my faves

  61. Kobey Billie

    Kobey BilliePřed 26 dny

    He’ll be a problem for every team.

  62. Custom Shade

    Custom ShadePřed 25 dny

    ... including his own.

  63. TheReal Winner

    TheReal WinnerPřed 26 dny

    what the fuss around zion? He hasnt proven anything yet. From last game except the 3pts he made a lot of mistakes. He will eventually get better but i dont think he gonna be BEAST

  64. 1301407gl

    1301407glPřed 25 dny

    He has dominated every single level of competition he's faced. Yes he is unproven but he has not been stopped yet

  65. TheReal Winner

    TheReal WinnerPřed 26 dny

    @Charles Amusan alright can't argue with that. Let's hope and see great things from the guy

  66. Charles Amusan

    Charles AmusanPřed 26 dny

    Not many great players could shoot the 3 ball when the got in the league. Not even LeBron. Zion can pass, can dribble can postup and is athletic. That is plain scary. You can see a rookie bodying up NBA forwards there. He just needs to be healthy.

  67. Kevin Carter

    Kevin CarterPřed 26 dny

    Zion show Simmons that's how you drop 3s on your rookie debut. 4/4

  68. Tom Sugars

    Tom SugarsPřed 25 dny

    ben simmons is still a rookie and has time to work on his game

  69. Sam Oso

    Sam OsoPřed 25 dny

    Kevin Carter abd Simmons helped the sixers make the playoffs in his rookie year?

  70. Angel Kings

    Angel KingsPřed 26 dny

    Aldridge has been ballin lately adding the 3 point to his shot this season I mean he could always shoot them but this season he’s taking them more 🔥 good to see Zion out there the NBA ain’t ready 💯 spurs fan here lol

  71. Ped Exzing

    Ped ExzingPřed 25 dny

    LA is going to have to start taking those if he wants to extend his career. I wonder if seeing Brook Lopez transform his game with the Bucks had an effect? Big floor spacers can play for years.

  72. Luigi Rebollos

    Luigi RebollosPřed 26 dny

    Air Gimpy

  73. Stephen Cornelious

    Stephen CorneliousPřed 26 dny

    Lonzo gonna be great for Zion getting that ball where he needs

  74. B B

    B BPřed 26 dny

    A clearly fat injured player made some open threes meanwhile I bet you wouldn't know this because ESPN is not Donovan Mitchell Joins Elite Group To Score 4,500 Points In First 200 NBA Games. He is one of four players to do this in NBA history. Did that last night, but you know why talk about it because you know Donovan Mitchell isn't one of the four or five designated players that are from LA area or that espn choose are the future and then talk about nobody else.

  75. Jean Edson

    Jean EdsonPřed 26 dny

    The media almost makes me forget that Zion couldn’t win the NCAA championship while was on the best team (Duke) that year. No hate tho

  76. 1301407gl

    1301407glPřed 25 dny

    That duke team wasn't the best team they only had three good players Jones RJ and Zion. Cam was terrible and the team shot 31% from three

  77. Lucianodadon

    LucianodadonPřed 26 dny

    @Trevon Adams I swear these dudes are haters the man is in the nba now that jackass still talking about when he was in college lol

  78. Trevon Adams

    Trevon AdamsPřed 26 dny

    Jean Edson no hate? Cool...dont forget he doesn’t coach the team fool..... No hate tho

  79. Michael Sebourn

    Michael SebournPřed 26 dny

    he is going to be a beast

  80. Michael Sebourn

    Michael SebournPřed 26 dny

    or already a beast he is so fast

  81. grrrindz

    grrrindzPřed 26 dny

    new orleans white people have all red skin and white hair ???? how they look ? lol

  82. Kevin Da GOAT

    Kevin Da GOATPřed 26 dny

    ESPN alone has made 13 videos on Zion since his debut...😂😂😂

  83. Kevin Da GOAT

    Kevin Da GOATPřed 26 dny

    Trevon Adams I’m not saying it’s undeserving. Im just saying they could have done it better.Instead of having every analyst say the same thing as the other...basically posting the same video over and over again.

  84. Trevon Adams

    Trevon AdamsPřed 26 dny

    Kevin Da GOAT as they should.... it’s funny how people like you think. You came and watched the video and probably watched the other 10 too but you’re going to complain about it. Considering it was the biggest thing to happen in sports yesterday it makes a lot of sense

  85. Antonio Alanis

    Antonio AlanisPřed 26 dny

    He reminds me of a better version of Julius Randle.

  86. Sam Oso

    Sam OsoPřed 25 dny

    Larry Johnson

  87. Gee Andrezzi

    Gee AndrezziPřed 26 dny

    Antonio Alanis facts

  88. Antonio Alanis

    Antonio AlanisPřed 26 dny

    @Gee Andrezzi i know you're not comparing him to Draymond is a high praise but only time will tell if he will be that good.

  89. Gee Andrezzi

    Gee AndrezziPřed 26 dny

    Antonio Alanis I’m not saying that in a bad way. If draymond had Zion or lebron’s athleticism, he would be a top 5 player in the league easily

  90. Antonio Alanis

    Antonio AlanisPřed 26 dny

    @Gee Andrezzi Maybe, only time will tell.

  91. James

    JamesPřed 26 dny

    If he does end up being a consistent and true three point threat, it’s over for the league. It will literally be a pick your poison scenario when defending him

  92. Matsuwd-Emeth Da'ath

    Matsuwd-Emeth Da'athPřed 24 dny

    @wooosh me boomer teams won't have a choice LoL. He is going to he a problem all around

  93. wooosh me boomer

    wooosh me boomerPřed 25 dny

    @Pheng Moua problem is, when you do that he won't have to work to get his points, allowing him to save his energy for defense... Do you really want that?

  94. Joseph Witty

    Joseph WittyPřed 25 dny

    @Ky facts

  95. Ky

    KyPřed 25 dny

    Pheng Moua yea aight, that’s the same thing what the spurs tried to do to him. See how that went?

  96. Custom Shade

    Custom ShadePřed 25 dny


  97. Pat4Clippers

    Pat4ClippersPřed 26 dny

    The thing is by 2027, Zion's body could be well deteriorated like a running back. It didn't take long for Blake's contract to look toxic with Detroit and Blake signed that deal with us at age 28.

  98. Oui Bay

    Oui BayPřed 26 dny

    Hes a combo of Shaq and Barkley!

  99. Junu Johnny

    Junu JohnnyPřed 26 dny

    Oui Bay sharkly.

  100. Francesc Campos

    Francesc CamposPřed 26 dny

    He is a combo of Michael Jordan, Bird, Lebron and Curry, they should give him the MVP and the ring already.

  101. dcosb09

    dcosb09Před 26 dny

    blake griffin on steroids

  102. Jonn Rivera

    Jonn RiveraPřed 26 dny

    Oui Bay don’t forget curry