The Bulls are “#DyingForZion.”
As the losses accumulate, the Bulls — losers of 14 of their very last 16 games — are climbing towards to the base of the standings and are inching closer to landing a lottery decide in this year’s NBA draft.
Duke standout Zion Williamson, who will probable be the No. 1 decide of the 2019 NBA draft, is informed of all the hoopla bordering him. And he is aware you want him, Bulls supporters.
Following No. 2 Duke conquer Notre Dame 83-61 on Monday, Williamson flashed a smile when a reporter questioned him if he pays interest to what some of the Bulls supporters say about tanking and seeking him.
“My college or university classmates permit me know a good deal,” Williamson advised WGN-Television. “They’re like, ‘Zion, the Bulls want you, gentleman. Like occur here.’ And I’m like, ‘Dude, you really do not know that. You are in college or university.’ They’re like, ‘Come to Cleveland. Appear to LA.’ And I’m like, ‘Whoever wants me, which is exactly where I want to be at.’”
Williamson said he doesn’t get to check out a good deal of NBA games owing to his arduous program, but he does stick to together with NBA Twitter.
“I do see a good deal of individuals on Twitter stating stuff like that,” said Williamson, who scored 26 factors, grabbed 9 rebounds and blocked four shots in the Blue Devils’ gain. “It just cracks me up.”