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Who is Eric Williams?
Eric Williams is a well-known skilled, and professional American basketball player. Eric started his career by playing in the National Basketball Association (NBA) from the year 1995 to the year 2007. His full name is Eric C. Williams.
Williams has decorated his career by playing basketball for seven basketball teams, including his two stints with the Boston Celtics. In addition, Eric was with the Charlotte Bobcats team during his retirement time in the year.
|49 years old
|Newark, New Jersey, USA
|Former Professional Basketball Player
|Eric and Debra Williams
|6 ft 8 in (2.03 m)
|220 lb (100 kg)
|100 thousand dollars
Eric Williams Early Life & Background
This handsome basketball player came to fame shortly after he got involved in the National Basketball Team (NBA). Eric was born on July 17, 1972. Currently, Eric is 49 years old with a birth sign of Cancer.
Williams was born in Newark, New Jersey, the United States of America as the son of Eric and Debra Williams. His parents were from an athletic background too where his father used to play football and his mother used to play basketball at Livingstone College.
Eric was raised by his parents in a very normal athletic style. As his both parents were from an athletic background, he was exposed to sports at a very young age. His mother who specialized in basketball used to skill his basketball skills and his father used to do that with his football one.
Growing up, Eric developed an immense love for his family members along with sports. He used to chill with them very often. Eric had devoted his love and invested quality time with his loved ones.
With that, Williams holds an American citizenship card and follows the Christianity religion. He is often seen in the church and spiritual places.
Concerning his academic background, Eric completed his academic studies at the local institutes of his hometown. He used to actively take part in his school inter and intra competitions where he has also collected many medals and trophies.
Eric Williams Career
Eric started his basketball career in the year 1995 following his college career which started at Burlington Country College of New Jersey which was later followed by Vincennes University of Indiana. After that, Eric started playing basketball at Providence College of Rhode Island.
Eric was elected as a small forward by Boston Celtics for the 1995 National Basketball Association Draft as their 14th pick. He played with Boston Celtics for two years and after that, he was traded to Denver Nuggets at the time of the 1997 off-season.
The second tenure of Eric Williams with Boston Celtic lasted for four seasons and after that, he was traded by the team to Cleveland Cavaliers along with Tony Battie and Kedrick Brown. He started serving as a free agent after playing 50 games with Cleveland Cavaliers.
Along with being known as a basketball player. Eric also owns his own clothing line. He established his clothing line which honors the fictional Negro Basketball League in the year 2015.
Talking about their average basketball career points of Eric, he has an average of 8.6 points, 3.3 rebounds, and 1.4 assists per game.
Eric Williams Relationship Status & Net Worth
Eric was married to Jennifer Williams. They tied knots in the year 2007 and got divorced in the year 2011. Eric has kept his relationship status secret after that. Jennifer is an American Actress, Real State broker, and Tv personality, who has played different roles in Tv Series, Drama.
Eric’s salary during his career with Denver Nuggets was 1.13 thousand dollars and with Boston Celtics was 1.01 thousand dollars. His net worth is 100 thousand dollars. Eric spends his income on his luxurious lifestyle.
Eric Williams Social Media
Eric Williams is verified on Instagram with 6.5 thousand followers under the username of @ewjr50. He also has a Twitter account username @ericwilliams708. He has 1.7 thousand followers on his Twitter account. Eric usually posts content about his professional and personal life on his social media accounts.