"I've never tooted my nose up or had anything to say about the comparison to me and Zion and Zion to me. I think it's great - I think it's great for the game," James said.
James praised Williamson's athleticism, speed, agility and humble attitude.
"I love everything about him from the outside looking in. I've never met the kid but I love everything about him," James continued.
Also in Charlotte, Steph Curry has a pretty intense bet going on with his brother.
Curry said being back in Charlotte reminds him of the journey it's been.