Zion Williamson

Averaged 22.6 points a game while shooting 68% from the field as a freshman at Duke during the 2018-2019 season. Wikipedia

Trivia

  • Led his Spartanburg, South Carolina high school team to three straight state championships.
  • Ripped through his Nike shoe and injured his knee in a heavily hyped February 20, 2019 Duke game against North Carolina that was attended by Barak Obama.
  • First pick of the 2019 NBA draft by the New Orleans Pelicans.
  • Is often compared to former NBA superstar Charles Barkley because of their similar size, skill set, and position.
  • Signed a shoe deal with Nike’s Jordan Brand reported to be worth $75 million.

Additional Info

Wikipedia - Basketball Reference - ESPN

Videos

Zion Williamson Top 10 plays at Duke - ESPN SportsCenter

Zion Williamson Day in the Life - Ballislife