Reggie Williams (basketball, born 1986)

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For the former professional basketball player, see Reggie Williams (basketball, born 1964).
Reggie Williams
Reggie Williams Warriors.jpg
Williams with the Warriors
Miami Heat
Position Small forward / Shooting guard
League NBA
Personal information
Born (1986-09-14) September 14, 1986 (age 27)
Prince George, Virginia
Nationality American
Listed height 6 ft 6 in (1.98 m)
Listed weight 205 lb (93 kg)
Career information
High school Prince George
(Prince George, Virginia)
College VMI (2004–2008)
NBA draft 2008 / Undrafted
Pro career 2008–present
Career history
2008–2009 JDA Dijon (France)
2009–2010 Sioux Falls Skyforce (D-League)
20102011 Golden State Warriors
2011 Caja Laboral (Spain)
20112013 Charlotte Bobcats
2013–2014 Tulsa 66ers (D-League)
2014 Oklahoma City Thunder
2014 →Tulsa 66ers (D-League)
2014 San Miguel Beermen (Philippines)
2014–present Miami Heat
Career highlights and awards
  • NBA D-League All-Star (2010)
  • All-NBA D-League First Team (2010)
  • 2× All-Big South First Team (2007–2008)
  • All-Big South Second Team (2006)
  • Big South All-Freshman Team (2005)
Stats at NBA.com

Reggie Williams (born September 14, 1986) is an American professional basketball player who currently plays for the Miami Heat of the National Basketball Association (NBA).

College career[edit]

After graduating from Prince George High School at Prince George, Virginia in 2004,[1] Williams attended the Virginia Military Institute where he led the NCAA in scoring two straight times[2] for the fast-paced VMI team. In April 2007, Williams initially decided to skip his senior season and enter the NBA Draft,[3] but later elected to return to school for his senior season.[4] On March 1, 2008, Williams became the state of Virginia's all-time Division I career scoring leader with 2,526 points.[5] Williams graduated from VMI with a bachelor's degree in psychology.[6][7]

College statistics[edit]

Year Team GP GS MPG FG% 3P% FT% RPG APG SPG BPG PPG
2004–05 VMI Keydets 27 26 35.1 .431 .280 .796 4.7 2.5 1.4 .2 15.5
2005–06 VMI Keydets 27 25 33.1 .462 .317 .750 7.0 2.5 1.0 .2 19.0
2006–07 VMI Keydets 33 33 32.4 .531 .319 .659 8.0 4.4 1.7 .3 28.1
2007–08 VMI Keydets 25 21 35.1 .528 .279 .671 9.7 3.9 2.2 .7 27.8
Career 112 105 33.8 .498 .302 .703 7.3 3.4 1.6 .3 22.8

Professional career[edit]

Following his graduation from VMI, Williams signed with the French team JDA Dijon. After playing in France he played in the NBA Development League. He was drafted by the Sioux Falls Skyforce. He averaged 26 points and 5.7 rebounds per game with Sioux Falls before signing a ten-day contract with the Golden State Warriors on March 2, 2010.[8] On March 12, 2010 the Golden State Warriors re-signed Williams to another 10 day contract[9] and later, on March 22, 2010, the Warriors signed Williams for the remainder of the season.[10]

On June 21, 2011 Williams signed a qualifying offer by the Warriors, thus becoming a restricted free agent.[11]

Following the announcement of the 2011 NBA Lockout, on August 23, 2011 Williams signed a contract with the Spanish team Caja Laboral.[12]

On December 11, 2011, the Warriors rescinded their qualifying offer to Williams to conserve cap space to sign Los Angeles Clippers center DeAndre Jordan to an offer sheet, making Williams an unrestricted free agent.[13]

On December 15, 2011 Williams signed a two year deal reportedly worth $5 million with the Charlotte Bobcats.[14]

On July 19, 2013, Williams signed a multi-year deal with the Houston Rockets.[15] However, he was later waived on October 28, 2013.[16]

On December 20, 2013, Williams was acquired by the Tulsa 66ers of the NBA D-League.[17] On March 6, 2014, Williams signed a 10-day contract with the Oklahoma City Thunder.[18] On March 11, 2014, he was assigned back down to the Tulsa 66ers.[19] He was recalled the same day after playing in the 66ers 109-117 loss to the LA D-Fenders.[20] On March 15, 2014, he was re-assigned to the 66ers.[21][22] On March 16, 2014, he was not offered a second 10-day contract, and returned to the 66ers.[23] On March 28, 2014, he signed another 10-day contract with the Thunder.[24] On April 7, 2014, he was again not offered a second 10-day contract by the Thunder.

On May 10, 2014, he signed with the San Miguel Beermen of the Philippine Basketball Association.[25]

On August 12, 2014, he signed with the Miami Heat.[26]

Career statistics[edit]

Legend
  GP Games played   GS  Games started  MPG  Minutes per game
 FG%  Field goal percentage  3P%  3-point field goal percentage  FT%  Free throw percentage
 RPG  Rebounds per game  APG  Assists per game  SPG  Steals per game
 BPG  Blocks per game  PPG  Points per game  Bold  Career high

NBA[edit]

Regular season[edit]

Year Team GP GS MPG FG% 3P% FT% RPG APG SPG BPG PPG
2009–10 Golden State 24 10 32.6 .495 .359 .839 4.6 2.8 1.0 .3 15.2
2010–11 Golden State 80 9 20.3 .469 .423 .746 2.7 1.5 .4 .0 9.2
2011–12 Charlotte 33 13 22.6 .416 .308 .725 2.8 1.8 .6 .1 8.3
2012–13 Charlotte 40 0 9.5 .432 .306 .476 1.3 1.0 .3 .0 3.7
2013–14 Oklahoma City 3 0 5.7 .556 .333 .000 .0 .3 .3 .0 3.7
Career 180 32 19.7 .460 .371 .743 2.6 1.6 .5 .1 8.5

NBA D-League[edit]

Regular season[edit]

Year Team GP GS MPG FG% 3P% FT% RPG APG SPG BPG PPG
2009–10 Sioux Falls 31 31 40.0 .576 .410 .824 5.6 3.2 1.6 .2 26.4
2013–14 Tulsa 25 21 38.0 .476 .355 .732 5.7 4.9 1.6 .2 20.1
Career 56 52 39.1 .533 .380 .794 5.6 3.9 1.6 .2 23.6

International Leagues[edit]

Regular season[edit]

Year Team GP GS MPG FG% 3P% FT% RPG APG SPG BPG PPG
2008–09 Dijon 29 27 29.0 .451 .223 .617 5.3 2.5 .8 .5 12.7
2011–12 Caja Laboral 10 1 11.9 .479 .167 1.000 1.2 .8 .8 .0 5.0
Career 39 28 24.6 .455 .217 .625 4.3 2.1 .8 .4 10.7

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Reggie Williams". VMI Keydets. Retrieved May 5, 2012. 
  2. ^ VMI's high-octane offense starting to pay dividends - ESPN
  3. ^ Div. I scoring leader Williams to enter draft - NBA - ESPN
  4. ^ VMI an unconventional, exciting bunch - Men's College Basketball - ESPN
  5. ^ High Point Panthers vs. Virginia Military Keydets - Recap - March 01, 2008 - ESPN
  6. ^ "Reggie Williams Named Portsmouth Invitational All-Tourney". VMI Keydets. April 14, 2008. Retrieved May 5, 2012. 
  7. ^ Dulce, Grace (November 30, 2010). "From college ball to the NBA". Golden Gate Xpress. Retrieved May 5, 2012. 
  8. ^ "Warriors Sign Reggie Williams From NBA D-League To 10-Day Contract". NBA.com. 2010-03-02. Retrieved 2010-03-06. 
  9. ^ "Warriors Sign Reggie Williams To Second 10-Day Contract". NBA.com. 2010-03-12. Retrieved 2010-03-21. 
  10. ^ "Warriors Sign Reggie Williams For Remainder of Season". NBA.com. 2010-03-22. Retrieved 2010-03-23. 
  11. ^ "Warriors Extend Qualifying Offer To Reggie Williams". NBA.com. 2011-06-21. Retrieved 2011-12-15. 
  12. ^ "CAJA LABORAL tabs scoring ace Williams". euroleague.net. 2011-08-23. Retrieved 2011-12-15. 
  13. ^ "Warriors Waive Charlie Bell; Designate Him As Team's Amnesty Player". NBA.com. 2011-12-11. Retrieved 2011-12-15. 
  14. ^ "Bobcats Sign Guard Reggie Williams". NBA.com. 2011-12-15. Retrieved 2011-12-16. 
  15. ^ Rockets Ink Brooks and Williams
  16. ^ "Houston Rockets waive Marcus Camby and Reggie Williams". InsideHoops.com. October 28, 2013. Retrieved October 28, 2013. 
  17. ^ 66ers Acquire Reggie Williams
  18. ^ Thunder Signs Reggie Williams to 10-Day Contract
  19. ^ Williams Assigned to Tulsa 66ers
  20. ^ Williams Recalled from Tulsa 66ers
  21. ^ Reggie Williams Assigned to Tulsa 66ers
  22. ^ Tulsa Defense Locks Down Texas
  23. ^ Reggie Williams Not Offered 2nd 10-Day Contract From Thunder
  24. ^ Thunder Signs Reggie Williams to 10-Day Contract
  25. ^ San Miguel Beer opts not to bring back Elijah Millsap, taps Reggie Williams
  26. ^ "HEAT Signs Reggie Williams". NBA.com. August 12, 2014. Retrieved August 12, 2014. 

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