“I got a tip from somebody: strained meniscus. Somebody told me that what they’re not telling us is that he’s got a strained meniscus, and Nike is concerned about his weight. And they want him to use this opportunity to get some weight off him so he doesn’t put as much strain on that knee.”

NBA.com lists Williamson at 6’7″ and 284 pounds, which gives him a frame somewhat reminiscent of Hall of Famer Charles Barkley.

Regardless of size, Williamson has been a thoroughly dominant player to this point in his career.

His knee should hold up for at least ten years. . .

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