Pelicans veteran CJ McCollum has appeared to fire a shot at teammate Zion Williamson after the All-Star’s continued absence.
Williamson, who has been out of action since January with a hamstring injury, missed the Pelicans’ Play-In loss to Josh Giddey’s Oklahoma City Thunder on Thursday.
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While not naming Williamson directly, it wasn’t hard to work out who he was talking about.
“Availability is important, man. We’ve got to be available,” McCollum said.
“We’ve got to do what we need to do off the court in terms of preparation, in terms of getting treatment, in terms of getting the right sleep, the right type of hydration, having the right type of diet.
“Everything has to matter to us for everybody, one through 15. … If we…