Pelicans’ Zion Williamson Autographed Rookie Card Sells for $99.8K on eBay

NEW ORLEANS, LOUISIANA - MARCH 06: Zion Williamson #1 of the New Orleans Pelicans drives with the ball against the Miami Heat during a game at the Smoothie King Center on March 06, 2020 in New Orleans, Louisiana. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this Photograph, user is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. (Photo by Jonathan Bachman/Getty Images)

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The Zion Williamson hype is real.  

So real, in fact, that an autographed Williamson rookie card has reportedly been sold for $99,800, according to Darren Rovell of the Action Network. 

Darren Rovell @darrenrovell

Zion Williamson card sells for nearly $100,000, assuming, and this is a big eBay if, the buyer pays it… and the shipping 🤷‍♂️ https://t.co/W8jYpr6jJI

Hopefully, the buyer is willing to pony up the extra $3.85 for shipping. 

While that wouldn’t put the card in the upper echelon of values—Honus Wagner’s 1909-11 T206 is reportedly worth over $3 million—it’s a pretty penny to pay for the card of someone with 19 professional games under his belt.

Granted, he’s made the most of those games, averaging 23.6 points, 6.8 rebounds and 2.2 assists while shooting 58.9 percent from the field and an impressive 46.2 percent from three. There’s little doubt Williamson is on the path to stardom with a unique combination of size, strength and athleticism that feels like the melding of Charles Barkley and peak Shawn Kemp.  

Add it up and you get one expensive trading card. 

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