Zion Williamson Joins Jordan Brand Family
It's finally official! Zion Williamson now belongs to the Jordan Brand family. After months of speculation whether the US basketball player will sign the contract with the Jumpman, the long wait is finally over. On July 23rd, the top basketball player, who will soon be playing for the New Orleans Pelicans, made it official on his Instagram account. In the 2019 NBA draft, Williamson was the first to be selected by the professional basketball team, making him a top pick out of all the selection of players.
“I feel incredibly blessed to be a part of the Jordan Brand family,” says Williamson. “Since I was a kid, I dreamed of making it to the league and having the type of impact on the game Michael Jordan had and continues to have today. He was one of those special athletes I looked up to, and I really can’t express how happy and excited I am for this journey.”
Michael Jordan also has a lot of positive things to say about his new addition to the team.
“Zion’s incredible determination, character and play are inspiring,” says MJ. “He’s an essential part of the new talent that will help lead the brand into the future."
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