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Jerome Williams - SF/PF, 6'9, 206
Retired - Retired in August 2005
       Date of birth: 05/10/1973
       Country: USA
     Drafted (NBA): 26th pick, 1996
     Out of: Georgetown
  NBA Experience: 9 years
  Hand: Right

1996 NBA Draft NBA Drafted 26th overall by Detroit.
9th August, 1996 NBA Signed three year, $1,958,280 rookie scale contract with Detroit.
12th March, 1999 NBA Signed three year, $8.25 million extension with Detroit. Included player option for 2001/02.
22nd February, 2001 NBA Traded by Detroit, along with Eric Montross, to Toronto in exchange for Corliss Williamson, Ty Corbin, Kornel David and a 2005 first round pick (#11, Fran Vazques).
30th June, 2001 NBA Declined 2001/02 player option.
18th July, 2001 NBA Re-signed by Toronto to a partially guaranteed seven year, $40.8 million contract. Included player option for 2007/08.
1st December, 2003 NBA Traded by Toronto, along with Antonio Davis and Chris Jefferies, to Chicago in exchange for Jalen Rose, Donyell Marshall and Lonny Baxter.
5th August, 2004 NBA Traded by Chicago, along with a signed-and-traded Jamal Crawford, to New York in exchange for Frank Williams, Cezary Trybanski, Othella Harrington and Dikembe Mutombo.
17th August, 2005 NBA Waived by New York under the amnesty provision.
When: Where:
1992 - 1994 Montgomery College (Junior College)
1994 - 1996 Georgetown (NCAA)
June 1996 - February 2001 Detroit Pistons (NBA)
February 2001 - December 2003 Toronto Raptors (NBA)
December 2003 - August 2004 Chicago Bulls (NBA)
August 2004 - August 2005 New York Knicks (NBA)
From blog:

   Where Are They Now, 2010; Part 73

- Jerome Williams

JYD is yet another played to have done a dollop of acting in his time. He appeared in two episodes of "Sue Thomas, F.B.Eye" in 2004, a show about a dead lipreading FBI agent, back when his basketball career was still in full flight. Here's the titles to that seminal smash.

When not acting in cancelled Canadian detective serials, Williams works for his beloved Toronto Raptors as a community ambassador. He also runs his own broadband network, JYD TV, has a custom car shop, and appeared in the film "Harold & Kumar Visit White Castle". Don't know what role he played, but I'm not watching it to find out.

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   Where Are They Now, 2011: Bookkeeping The Retired Guys

Jerome Williams - Jerome Williams does a bit of everything.

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   Bookkeeping The Retired Guys, 2013 Edition

Jerome Williams - Now the director of basketball operations at powerhouse high school side Findlay Prep, and has a terrible haircut.

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