Get unlimited access to our best features
Subscribe now

Zion Williamson to sign five-year, rookie max extension with Pelicans worth up to $231 million, per report

Summary by Ground News
Zion Williamson and the Pelicans have agreed to an extension that keeps one of the NBA's elite finishers in New Orleans long-term. NBA insider Shams Charania says that Zion's deal will add five more years to his current rookie contract and that the extension is worth a total of $231 million. The commitment will take Williamson's new deal through the 2027-28 season.
2 months ago

News Articles

More Filters
All
Left
Center
Right
CBS Sports

Zion Williamson to sign five-year, rookie max extension with Pelicans worth up to $231 million, per report

Williamson missed the entirety of New Orleans' 2021-22 campaign with a broken foot

2 months ago·United States
Read Full Article
Sporting News

Zion Williamson contract details: Pelicans' star signs for max salary despite no games played last season

The No. 1 pick in the 2019 NBA Draft, Zion Williamson earned the first All-Star selection of his career in 2020-21 with averages of 27.0 points, 7.2 rebounds and 3.7 assists per game.

2 months ago
Read Full Article
New York Post

Zion Williamson gets monster $231 million deal with Pelicans

The injury-riddled big man is signing a five-year rookie max contract with the Pelicans, Shams Charania reported Friday morning.

2 months ago·New York, United States
Read Full Article
National Post

Reports: Pelicans, Zion Williamson close to 5-year deal

Pelicans power forward Zion Williamson is near a five-year contract that should end speculation that he wants out of New Orleans, The Athletic reported Friday. Read More

2 months ago·Canada
Read Full Article
Sportsnet

Report: Pelicans, Zion Williamson nearing agreement on five-year max contract

The New Orleans Pelicans and star forward Zion Williamson are nearing an agreement on a five-year rookie max contract, Shams Charania of The Athletic reports. The deal could pay Williamson as much as $231 million and expires after the 2027-28 season. .acf-block-preview .instagram-twitter-container { width: 340px; margin: 0 auto; } Throughout this past season rumours circulated about Williamson’s future after he missed the entire 2021-22 campaign…

2 months ago·Canada
Read Full Article
Sports Illustrated

Report: Zion Williamson Close to Decision on Future With Pelicans

Despite playing in just 85 games across the years, the former Duke standout is getting paid.

2 months ago·New York, United States
Read Full Article
Think freely.Subscribe and get full access to Ground NewsSubscriptions start at $9.99/yearSubscribe

Bias Distribution

78% of the sources are Center
CBS Sports
Sports Illustrated
NBC Sports
The Spun
WDSU
myfox8.com
+2
New York Post
National Post
C 78%
R 22%
See less detail