Zion Lateef Williamson is a professional American Basketball player with the National Basketball Association (NBA) New Orleans Pelicans. He plays a position of power forward. Additionally, he was selected first overall in the 2019 NBA draft by the Pelicans following a dominant freshman-year stint with the Duke Blue Devils.
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Zion Williamson: Early Life, Education, and Family
Williamson was born on 6 July 2000 in Salisbury, North Carolina. He attended Spartanburg Day School where he was a five-star consensus recruit and ranked among the top five players in the 2018 class. During his school life, he led his team to three straight state championships and in his senior season, he earned South Carolina Mr. Basketball recognition. Therefore, he gained media attention in high school for his slam dunks. However, there is no information about his family.
Zion Williamson: Career and Achievements
Williamson was selected by the New Orleans Pelicans on 20 June 2019 with the first pick in the NBA draft of 2019. Soon, Williamson formally signed with the Pelicans on 1 July 2019. Likewise, on 13 October 2019, during the preseason of his rookie campaign, Williamson tore his meniscus. Three months later, Williamson made his professional debut in a 121–117 defeat to the San Antonio Spurs on 22 January 2020.
During his career, he played 18 minutes and finished with 22 points and 7 rebounds in the fourth quarter, scoring 17 consecutive points in 3:08 minutes. Eventually, he later became the first teenager to score 20 + points in 10 consecutive games in NBA history. Williamson scored a career-high 35 points on March 1 in a 122–114 defeat to the Los Angeles Lakers, along with 7 rebounds.
Zion Williamson: Personal life and husband
Zion Williamson is currently dating his beautiful girlfriend Tiana White. There are no details on how they started their relationship. Besides, there are no information about his dating history.
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Zion Williamson: Net Worth and social media
The overall net worth of Williamson is $8 Million. His main source of income is his career as a basketball player and promotions. Talking about his social media availability, he is accessible on Instagram by the handle zionwilliamson, and also on Twitter by the handle zionwilliamson.
Zion Williamson: Body measurements
Williamson is a handsome young boy with an amazing athlete body. Talking about his body measurements, he is 1.98 meters tall and weighs around 129 kgs. He has dark skin complexion with black hair and eyes.