Jay Williams Accident

Announcement Date: June 19, 2003

A 2002 draft pick, Williams suffers career-ending injuries in a motorcycle accident.

Williams injuries included a severed main nerve in his leg, fractured pelvis and three dislocated ligaments in his left knee including the ACL. Williams was the second overall pick in the 2002 NBA draft and averaged 9.5 points and 4.7 assists during his rookie season in which he was named to the NBA All-Rookie Second Team.