Troy Williams

by Roy 26 Nov,2018
Troy Williams
Body Stats
Height 6 Feet 7 Inch
Weight 218 lb
Personal Info
Facts
  • Birth Name Troy Williams
  • Birth Place Hampton, Virginia
  • Famous Name Troy Williams
  • Horoscope Capricorn
  • Mother Patty Wiliams
  • Net Worth $1.5 million
  • Salary $75,000
  • Past Team Memphis Grizzlies, Houston Rockets, New York Knicks
  • School Location Mouth of Wilson, Virginia
  • Points 16.2
  • Rebounds 7.5
  • University Team Indiana Hoosiers
  • Date 2013
  • Cars Nissan
  • No. of Twitter Followers 27.6K
  • No. of Instagram Followers 39.1K
  • Position in Team Small Forward
  • Current team Sacramento Kings
  • Nationality American
  • Ethnicity Black
  • Profession Basketball Player
  • Started career as a basketball player of Memphis Grizzlies
  • Currently Working For Sacramento Kings
  • Awards NBA D-League Slam Dunk Contest champion (2017), Third-team All-Big Ten (2016), & Virginia Gatorade Player of the Year (2013)
  • University attended Indiana University
  • School attended Oak Hill Academy
  • Graduated year 2016
  • Children Aviah Rose Williams
  • Girlfriend Not known
  • Tatto(s) Yes

Troy Williams is an American professional basketball player who plays in the National Basketball Association (NBA). He currently plays for the Sacramento Kings as their Small Forward. In the past, he has played for other teams like Memphis Grizzlies, Houston Rockets, and New York Knicks.

 

Williams has an estimated net worth of over $1.5 million and looks to make $75,000 in base salary for the 2018-19 season. 

Troy Williams' Early Life

Troy Williams was born on December 30, 1994, in Hampton, Virginia to mother Patty Wiliams. As per his nationality, he is American and belongs to African American ethnic group.

Williams attended Phoebus High School where he played two seasons of high school basketball. He later transferred to Oak Hill Academy in Mouth of Wilson, Virginia and played his senior years basketball with their basketball team.

Troy Williams enrolled in the Indiana University where he played for Indiana Hoosier Basketball team. He earned third-team All-Big Ten honors during his junior years. He forewent his senior years and declared for the 2016 NBA draft.

Troy Williams' Professional Life

Troy Williams was undrafted in the 2016 NBA draft but was able to join the Phoenix Suns for the 2016 NBA Summer League. After the end of summer league, he was signed by the Memphis Grizzlies on August 8, 2016. He made his debut for the team on October 29, 2016.

Williams spent time between Grizzlies and its D-League affiliate Iowa Energy. Williams was waived by the Grizzlies on January 30, 2017, and later was acquired by the Iowa Energy on February 3, 2017. During his time at the Energy, he signed a 10-day contract with Houston Rockets on March 10, 2017.

The Rockets signed Troy Williams for the rest of the season on March 20, 2017. The Rockets re-signed Williams on July 25, 2017, and waived him on February 14, 2018. He played in only 6 games during his time at the Rockets and averaged 9.6 points, 4.0 rebounds, and 1.0 assists.

The New York Knicks signed Troy Williams to a multi-year contract on March 13, 2018. Due to a broken jaw, he was announced to miss the rest of the season on April 2, 2018. The Knicks waived Williams on July 16, 2018. The New Orleans Pelicans signed him next but waived him on October 17, 2018.

Troy Williams is currently signed to a two-way contract with Sacramento Kings and their G League affiliate, Stockon Kings. He signed the contract on October 20, 2018. The current roster of Sacramento Kings includes players De'Aaron Fox, Zach Randolph, Ben McLemore, and Kosta Koufos.

Troy Williams' Personal Life

Troy Williams was raised by single mother Patty Williams. His uncle  Marcellus Spencer  Williams Jr. was also a major influence during his childhood. No information is found about his father.

Williams is a father and has a daughter named Aviah Rose Williams on March 13, 2017. He often posts pictures of his daughter on his Instagram account but not much about the mother of his child is known.

Troy Williams's Net Worth

As of 2018, Troy Williams has an estimated net worth of over $1.5 million. In four seasons of his career in the NBA, he has reportedly made a career earning of $2,494,341.

Williams is currently signed to a two-way contract with his current team. According to the contract, he shall make $75,000 while in the G-League and depending on the time that he spends in NBA, can earn up to $204,000.

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