Johnathan Williams

by MJ 22 Nov,2018
Johnathan Williams
Body Stats
Height 6 Feet 9 Inch
Weight 228 lb (103 kg)
Personal Info
Facts
  • Birth Name Johnathan Lee Williams III
  • Birth Place Memphis, Tennessee
  • Famous Name Johnathan Williams
  • Horoscope Gemini
  • Father Johnny Williams
  • Mother Barbara Williams.
  • Net Worth $1.71M
  • Salary $247K
  • University Team Missouri (2013–2015) Gonzaga (2016–2018)
  • No. of Twitter Followers 7,985
  • No. of Instagram Followers 19.8K
  • Position in Team Power Forward
  • Current team Los Angeles Lakers
  • Nationality American
  • Ethnicity Afro-American
  • Profession Basketball player
  • Famous for as a Power forward Los Angeles Lakers
  • Started career as Basketball Player
  • Currently Working For Los Angeles Lakers
  • Awards 2× First-team All-WCC (2017, 2018)
  • Current City Los Angeles
  • University attended University of Missouri, Gonzaga University
  • School attended Southwind High School, Memphis
  • Alumni Missouri Alumnus
  • Graduated year Missouri (2013–2015), Gonzaga (2016–2018)
  • Girlfriend Not known

Johnathan Williams is an American professional Basketball player who plays in the National Basketball Association (NBA). As of 2018, he currently plays for the Los Angeles Lakers as their Power Forward. He has played for other teams like Missouri (2013-2015) and Gonzaga (2016-2018).

 

As a player of Lakers, Johnathan reportedly earns around $247K as his yearly salary. Further, He has an estimated net worth of over $1.71 million.

Early Life of Johnathan Williams

Johnathan Lee Williams III, famously known as Johnathan Williams was born on May 22, 1995, in Memphis, Tennessee. He is the son of Johnny and Barbara Williams.  There is no any further detail information about his parents, especially about their profession.

He completed his high school education form Southwind High School in Memphis and was a talented basketball player since his early age. Johnathan attended Southwind High School in Memphis where he played for his high school basketball team.

Johnathan, in his high school career, held an average of 10.2 points and 9.5 rebounds. After finishing high school he joined the University of Missouri and later transferred to the University of Gonzaga. 

Professional Career of Johnathan Williams

Johnathan Williams played many games in his junior career. In 2012, Williams signed an early contract with Missouri.  After his campaign with Missouri, he transferred to Gonzaga, as Missouri restricted him from transferring to 25 schools.

CAPTION: Gonzaga's Johnathan Williams Throws Block Party vs St. SOURCE: YouTube

In 2018, Williams got an offer from Los Angeles Lakers to be on their Summer League team roster. On July 21, 2018, he signed a contract with the Lakers. After that, on October 13, 2018, he was waived, but a few days later, he signed a two-way contract with the Los Angeles Lakers on October 19, 2018. He had shared a pitch with players of his age like Brandon Ingram and  Josh Hart.

CAPTION: Johnathan Williams during a game for Lakers SOURCE: Lakers Nation

Coming to the international career of Johnathan Williams, he pushes USA to win a gold medal in FIBA Americas U16 championship of 2011.  During this, FIBA career he held an average of 5.4 points and 4.6 rebounds. In 2012. He won a gold medal in the FIBA U17 World Championship for the USA with an average of 7 points and 4.6 rebounds in 16 minutes per game.

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Johnathan Williams was honored by all-state honor by the Tennessee Sports Writers Association in 2011, 2012 and 2013.

Personal Life of Johnathan Williams

Johnathan is a very high character and a versatile player. He is playing with no. 3 on his t-shirt. As Johnathan Williams is a fast-rising player we are still unknown with his detailed personal life. 

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The rising  NBA star Johnathan is 6 ft 9 Inch in height and weighs around 228 lbs. He is not only a world-class athlete but also has a very attractive individual.

Johnathan Williams's Net Worth

As of 2018, Johnathan Williams has an estimated net worth of over $1.71 million. He reportedly signed a two-way contract with Los Angeles Lakers in 2018. Further, the NBA player has an average salary of $247 thousand annually.

Johnathan so far has made earnings of $1.71 Million from his first three seasons which ranks 2506th among active NFL players entering 2018. Williams with $630 cap hits ranks 50th on the Saints active roster in 2018. Further, the NBA Player Johnathan earns a good amount of money from various sponsorships.

Other than being a famous NBA player, Johnathan is pretty famous in social media. He has around 8k followers on Twitter.

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