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Ja Morant, Zion Williamson Video Goes Viral: NBA World Reacts

Ja Morant and Zion Williamson on the court together at NBA Summer League in 2019.

LAS VEGAS, NEVADA - JULY 14: Ja Morant (L) of the Memphis Grizzlies and Zion Williamson #1 of the New Orleans Pelicans shoot during warmups before a semifinal game of the 2019 NBA Summer League at the Thomas & Mack Center on July 14, 2019 in Las Vegas, Nevada (Photo by Ethan Miller/Getty Images)

Zion Williamson and Ja Morant's NBA careers will likely always be tied to one another. Not only because they went No. 1 and No. 2 in the draft, but also from their days in South Carolina on the same AAU team.

After Saturday night's game between the Pelicans and Grizzlies, the two young stars could be seen catching up. And if Kevin Durant and Kyrie Irving have taught us anything, these conversations can shift the face of the league.

You just knew NBA Twitter would be all over this one. "My brudda," Morant tweeted. "Crib talk."

"Zion is begging Ja to come save him," one user commented.

"Somebody gon do a voice over and its gonna be hella funny," another replied.

"They gotta pull the Bron/DWade just for culture," a fan tweeted.

"He told him they’re gonna be playing with RJ soon."

"I don’t read lips well but it looks like Zion said 'get me outta here,'" remarked Justin Lewis.

"He probably told Ja he out of New Orleans," laughed another fan.

Zion Williamson hasn't touched the floor all season for the Pelicans. Meanwhile, Ja Morant put together an MVP-caliber campaign before sitting out three weeks due to knee soreness.

However, he was able to return in Saturday's game to lift the Grizzlies past New Orleans with 21 points and nine assists in 27 minutes.