Mo Williams is a well-known basketball player and coach who has etched his name on the NBA Fame wall. He is a former American basketball player and the current coach of the NBA. As a basketball player, he was successful in his high school and college career. He finished his college career at the University of Alabama, where he set the record as a freshman and shared an SEC regular-season championship. He was an NBA All-Star. In 2009 and 2016, he won his first NBA championship with the Cavaliers.
Mo Williams Net Worth- $21 Million
He was a former NBA player who played point and shooting guard positions, wearing jersey numbers 25, 2, 5, 7, and 52. His shooting style is right. The start of his career was in 2003, and the ending was in 2017. The net worth of Mo Williams is $21 million. His yearly earnings is $2.5 million.
How did Mo Williams pass his Beginning Period of life?
Mo Williams was born in Jackson, Mississippi, on December 19, 1982. His full name is Maurice Williams. He is the son of his father, Isaiah Williams, and his mother, Griceldia Williams. Williams has two brothers named Montrell Williams and Michael Williams. He has a sister named Marcia Williams.
|Birth Date:||December 19, 1982|
|Birth Place:||Jackson, Mississippi, USA|
|Full Name:||Maurice Williams|
|Father Name:||Isaiah Williams|
|Mother Name:||Griceldia Williams|
|Siblings:||Montrell, Marcia and Michael Williams|
|High School:||Murrah High School|
|College Education:||University of Alabama|
|Height:||6 feet 1 inch|
|Net Worth:||$21 Million USD|
|Position:||Point and Shooting Guard|
|Current Age:||40 years old|
What school and college did he go to?
In his school life, he was a student at Murrah High School in Jackson, Mississippi. He finished his college career at the University of Alabama (UA) in Tuscaloosa, Alabama. During his studies at this college, he played for the Alabama Crimson Tide men’s basketball team. The duration of his college career was from 2001 to 2003.
How did Mo Williams pass his Professional NBA career?
In the 2003 NBA draft, the Utah Jazz took Mo Williams 47th overall in the 2nd round. His NBA debut was on November 1, 2003. From 2003 to 2004, he played for the Utah Jazz. He was a player for the Milwaukee Bucks from 2004 to 2008. Williams served the Cleveland Cavaliers from 2008 to 2011. He played with the Los Angeles Clippers in the 2011–2012 seasons. He spent the 2012-2013 seasons under contract with the Utah Jazz. As a player for the Portland Trail Blazers, he played in the 2013–2014 seasons. He ran after the ball in the field of basketball with the Minnesota Timberwolves in the 2014–2015 seasons. In 2015, he played for the Charlotte Hornets. The last team of his career is the Cleveland Cavaliers. With this team, he played from 2015 to 2017.
What is Mo Williams doing now?
On September 26, 2016, he declared his intention to retire from the NBA, and on July 1, 2017, he left the field of professional basketball. Following his retirement from playing, he entered the coaching profession.
Williams joined the Cal State Northridge Matadors men’s basketball staff as an assistant coach in May 2018. He coached the team from 2018–2020. He was named the basketball team’s head coach by the Alabama State Hornets in May 2020. Here he passed the time from 2020 to 2022. Williams was appointed Jackson State’s head coach on March 14. Currently, he is pursuing his career as the head coach of the Jackson State Tigers in the Southwestern Athletic Conference (SWAC).
In his 13-year-long career in the arena of the NBA, he played a total of 818 games, 10759 points, 2264 Rebounds, and 3990 assists. The NBA career statistics of this man are:
Points per game (ppg): 13.2
Field goal percentage (FG%)-43.4
Field goal percentage (3 pointers) (FG3%)-37.8,
Percent of Points (Free Throws) (FT%)-86.1,
Effective Field Goal Percentage (eFG%)-49.3,
player efficiency rating (PER)-15.0
Win Shares (WS)-40.0
We are what we fight for pic.twitter.com/msawB9xmZW
— Mo Williams (@mowilliams) April 15, 2022
What are the achievements of Mo Williams?
- Third-team All-SEC (2003)
- SEC Freshman of the Year (2002)
- NBA All-Star (2009)
- NBA champion (2016)
- McDonald’s All-American (2001)
- Third-team Parade All-American (2001)
- Mississippi Mr. Basketball (2001)
Who are the Family members of Mo Williams?
Mo Williams is married in his personal life. He is the husband of his wife, Keisha Williams. Williams wed her in 2008. He is the father of three children. Three sons are Maurice Williams Jr., Mason Williams, and Kydarius Williams.
Mo Williams Salary Details
|2 seasons||Utah Jazz||$8.8 Million|
|4 seasons||Milwaukee Bucks||$13 Million|
|4 seasons||Cleveland Cavaliers||$20.3 Million|
|2 seasons||Los Angeles Clippers||$16.1 Million|
|1 season||Portland Trail Blazers||$2.6 Million|
|1 season||Charlotte Hornets||$3.9 Million|
|1 season||Atlanta Hawks||$0.14 Million|
|3 seasons||Denver Nuggets||$1 Million|
|1 season||Philadelphia 76ers||$38,726 USD|
Mo Williams Profile
Mo Williams stands 6 feet 1 inch tall and weighs 198 pounds. The age of this man is 40 years old now.
Top 5 Mo Williams Quotes:
“Nobody would want to think it. But it happened.”- Mo Williams
‘It’s hard getting into a rhythm but that’s no excuse. I’m just trying to do what I can.”- Mo Williams
‘Not really. I just want to try and get better. Every year. That’s my goal.”- Mo Williams
“We just grinded it out, made a few plays here and there and came out with the win.”- Mo Williams
“The game of basketball is not played with throwing punches, throwing elbows.”- Mo Williams
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