Brandon Williams (basketball)

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Brandon Williams
Sacramento Kings
PositionAssistant General Manager
LeagueNBA
Personal information
Born (1975-02-27) February 27, 1975 (age 44)
Collinston, Louisiana
NationalityAmerican
Listed height6 ft 6 in (1.98 m)
Listed weight215 lb (98 kg)
Career information
High schoolPhillips Exeter Academy
(Exeter, New Hampshire)
CollegeDavidson (1992–1996)
NBA draft1996 / Undrafted
Playing career1997–2003
PositionShooting guard / Small forward
Number11, 17
Career history
1998Golden State Warriors
1999San Antonio Spurs
2002–2003Huntsville Flight
2003Atlanta Hawks
Career highlights and awards
Stats at Basketball-Reference.com

Brandon D. Williams (born February 27, 1975) is an American former professional basketball player.

Born in Collinston, Louisiana, Williams attended Phillips Exeter Academy and played collegiately for Davidson College,[1] he played professionally in the NBA for the Golden State Warriors (1997–98), San Antonio Spurs (1998–99, NBA champions) and Atlanta Hawks (2002–03). He appeared in 18 NBA games with averages of 9.1 MPG, 2.3 PPG and 1.0 RPG.[2] He was also under contract with the Toronto Raptors (1997), Milwaukee Bucks (1999 and 2004), New York Knicks (2000) and Seattle SuperSonics (2000), but never played any regular season games for those teams.

In September 2013, he was named the general manager of the Delaware 87ers.[3] On February 4, 2016 he was promoted to Chief of Staff for the Philadelphia 76ers.[4] On July 30, 2017, Williams was hired as the new assistant general manager of the Sacramento Kings, replacing the role that was previously held by Scott Perry for only a few months.[5]. Aside from his basketball career, Williams attended law school at Rutgers Law from 2009-2013.[6]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Brandon Williams". Phillips Exeter Academy. Retrieved 2019-05-14.
  2. ^ Brandon Williams NBA & ABA Stats
  3. ^ Fastbreak: Brandon D. Williams Hired As Sevens GM
  4. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2016-02-15. Retrieved 2016-04-21.CS1 maint: Archived copy as title (link)
  5. ^ The Kings have hired 76ers executive Brandon Williams as assistant GM
  6. ^ https://www.linkedin.com/in/brandon-d-williams-23a934151/