CLOSE
The ESPYs 2019 Arrivals

Source: Adriana M. Barraza/WENN.com / WENN

Overall No.1 Draft pick and the new addition to the New Orleans Pelicans, Zion Williamson is making history yet again!

Don’t Miss The Latest In Entertainment, News, and More! Sign Up For Our Newsletter!

Williamson announced via his social media his new $15 million partnership The Jordan Brand that extends five years.

This deal makes him the highest-paid annual rookie shoe deal in NBA history, topping LeBron’s estimated $12 million per year rookie deal inked in 2003.

Williamson was offered more money from Jordan competitors, but the North Carolina native says it’s always been a dream to work with fellow Carolina native Michael Jordan.

Text “iPower” to 37890 for your chance at ticket giveaways and news before anyone else!…Standard Messaging Rates Apply

For the Latest Entertainment News:

Higher & Higher: 11 Athletes & Rappers Who Meditate
11 photos

Latest…

×