You can lead a horse to water,  but you can’t make him drink.  

In recent weeks, Williamson has returned to on-court activities, but he’s yet to play 3-on-3—let alone 5-on-5. 

Williamson has stayed back with a group of New Orleans coaches and staffers and worked for an hour to 90 minutes walking through plays and running up and down the court.

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Despite Williamson’s progress, executive vice president of basketball operations David Griffin said in mid-December that no date has been set for his return.

Now it looks like before his return, they’re tying to teach him a few new things. 

Like how to run and walk differently. 

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