Derrick Williams

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Birthday
25, 1991
Birthplace
La Mirada, CA
Birth Sign
Gemini
Birthday
25, 1991 (age 27)
Birthplace
La Mirada, CA

About

Arizona University star forward who was selected second overall in the 2011 NBA Draft by the Minnesota Timberwolves; traded to the Sacramento Kings during the 2013-14 season.

Before Fame

As a freshman at AU, he averaged nearly 16 points a game, earning Pac-10 Freshman of the Year and All-American honors.

Trivia

In his rookie season with the Timberwolves he averaged nearly 9 points a game and participated in the Rising Stars Challenge, as well as the Slam Dunk Contest.

Family Life

He was born in La Mirada, California.

Associated With

He played alongside point guard Ricky Rubio on the Timberwolves from 2011 to 2013.