Utah Jazz beat New Orleans Pelicans 106-104 Zion Williamson On the bench.
The Pelicans limited his playing time, which burned them down. Williamson withdrew from the game at the beginning of the fourth quarter and did not return.
Utah led New Orleans 27-17 in the fourth quarter. The Pelicans’ offense seemed out of pace in the fourth quarter.
Williamson finish Score 13 points in 15 minutes. He shot 6-8 from the field. Brandon Ingram scored 23 points, but over time he missed the shot.
Rudy Gobert contributed 14 points, 12 rebounds and 3 blocks for the Jazz. He had two free throws with 6.9 seconds left to promote Utah to victory.
For the Pelicans, this will be a difficult road to the playoffs, as they dropped to 28-37 this season. If Williamson’s playing time is limited, the playoffs will be more difficult.