Celtics’ Williams arrested on gun charges

Terrence Williams was arrested on Sunday by Kent, Wa. police. (Getty Images)
Terrence Williams was arrested on Sunday by Kent, Wa. police. (Getty Images)

Celtics guard Terrence Williams was arrested by Kent, Wa. police Sunday for allegedly brandishing a firearm. Williams reportedly waved a gun while threatening the mother of his 10-year-old son.

The No. 11 overall pick in the 2009 NBA Draft, Williams has been seen as a “bust” by most standards but played well during 24 games this season with the Celtics. Williams had been playing basketball in the Chinese Basketball Association.

Williams parents both spent time in prison, according to The New York Times, and Williams’ father was murdered in 1993 after he was released from jail on drug charges.


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