Zion Williamson (thumb) starting in Pelicans' Tuesday lineup against Atlanta

New Orleans Pelicans forward Zion Williamson (thumb) is starting in Tuesday's contest against the Atlanta Hawks.

What It Means:

Williamson will officially return after a three-game absence with a thumb sprain. In a favorable matchup against a Hawks' unit ranked 22nd in defensive efficiency, our models project Williamson to score 43.2 FanDuel points at the salary of $9,700.

Williamson's Tuesday projection includes 26.1 points, 7.2 rebounds, and 4.0 assists.