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Penny Hardaway shared his thoughts on star rookie Zion Williamson and his superstar potential.

Hardaway, former Orlando Magic star point guard and current Memphis Tigers head coach, says Williamson is going to be a superstar in the NBA very soon.

“His ceiling is very high. I just think he’s going to be a superstar in the league for a very long time, and I’m happy to be able to witness everything that he’s doing right now,” Hardaway said about Williamson, via Alex Kennedy of Hoops Hype.

Through the first 19 games of his NBA career, Williamson was averaging 23.6 points, 6.8 rebounds and 2.2 assists.