Williamson in a game with the Pelicans in 2020
|No. 1 – New Orleans Pelicans|
|Born||July 6, 2000|
Salisbury, North Carolina
|Listed height||6 ft 6 in (1.98 m)|
|Listed weight||284 lb (129 kg)|
|High school||Spartanburg Day School|
(Spartanburg, South Carolina)
|College||Duke University (2018–2019)|
|NBA draft||2019 / Round: 1 / Pick: 1st overall|
|Selected by the New Orleans Pelicans|
|2019–present||New Orleans Pelicans|
|Career highlights and awards|
|Stats at NBA.com|
|Stats at Basketball-Reference.com|
Zion Lateef Williamson (born July 6, 2000) is an American professional basketball player for the New Orleans Pelicans of the National Basketball Association (NBA). He plays in the power forward position. He used to play for the Duke University. He gained attention for his slam dunks.
He was drafted by the Pelicans in the 1st pick of the 2019 NBA Draft.
- Zagoria, Adam (July 23, 2019). "Zion Williamson Signs Multiyear Deal With Jordan Brand". Forbes. Retrieved April 18, 2020.