Roundtable: Zion possibly to Pelicans, what this means for Anthony Davis
And what’s up with Nike’s maternity leave policy
The Undefeated’s Roundtable takes on the hottest trending topics and events around sports, race and culture.
In the 2019 NBA draft lottery, the New Orleans Pelicans made out with the first pick of the NBA draft, who is projected to be Zion Williamson. If New Orleans takes Williamson, will Anthony Davis find his happy place in the organization or elsewhere? Meanwhile, Nike is in the news. A story and video published in The New York Times revealed that Nike reduced or suspended payments to sponsored female athletes while they were on maternity leave.
This week’s Roundtable, with host Domonique Foxworth, sports and culture reporter Justin Tinsley and culture critic Soraya Nadia McDonald, includes a guest: Pops Mensah-Bonsu, the general manager of the Washington Wizards’ G League affiliate, the Capital City Go-Go.
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