“He’s making progress,” Gentry said of the sidelined phenom Friday, according to ESPN’s Andrew Lopez. “He’s practicing. He’s playing five-on-five. We’re trying to gauge exactly when it would be a good situation to put him out there.

“Even when we do, it’ll be very limited minutes to start.”

You have to be smart about how you work Zion into the lineup.

It’s a marathon not a sprint for the explosive rookie.  

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