Zion Williamson Was At Duke When Talks Began, Suit Says

By Zachary Zagger (April 17, 2020, 4:33 PM EDT) -- A Louisiana man says he's owed a commission from a sports marketing deal with No. 1 NBA draft pick Zion Williamson, but the suit alleges the negotiations with Williamson's family started while he was still playing for Duke University, a potential rules violation that could make it difficult to enforce the agreement.

Cedriquze Johnson says he had a deal with Prime Sports Marketing LLC and its owner, Gina Ford, to be paid 5% of the proceeds from a deal the company signed to be Williamson's exclusive representation for marketing and endorsement deals when he declared for the NBA draft, according to...

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