LeBron James met Zion Williamson on the NBA stage for the first time on Tuesday.

LeBron exploded for 40 points to go with eight rebounds and six assists while leading his Los Angeles Lakers to a 118-109 win over Zion and the New Orleans Pelicans.

Williamson, meanwhile, continued the impressive start to his young career with 29 points of his own to go along with six boards.

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But besides meeting on the court, the two basketball prodigies have still not met each other off the court.

LeBron gave a very interesting response when asked about Zion.

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