Patrick Williams, born on August 26, 2001), from his hometown of Charlotte, North Carolina, is an American professional basketball player who serves as a forward.
Location: F (No. 44)
Height: 2.03 meters / 6 feet 8
Weight: 98 kg/215 lbs
Team: Chicago Bulls
School: Florida State
Draft: No. 4 in the first round of 2020
Salary this season: $7.07 million
In high school, he studied at West Charlotte Middle School. He averaged 20.7 points, 7.7 rebounds, 3.7 assists and 2.8 steals per game in his senior year, and was rated as a four-star high school student. He played for Florida State University in college. In his freshman season, he has been the sixth man of the team. With his outstanding performance, he was named the best rookie team in the division and the best sixth man in the league. He played 29 games for the team , averaging 9.2 points, 4 rebounds and 1 block in 22.5 minutes per game. After the end of the 2019-20 season, he announced his participation in the 2020 NBA Draft and was selected by the Bulls with the fourth overall pick in the first round.
Williams has a strong body and is mainly positioned as a defensive forward, but he has such a good offensive ability, whether it is a three-pointer, finishing at the basket or mid-range, he is a bit omnipotent, and he can complete goals from every angle , Even if he doesn’t have these, he can radiate his teammates through defense. He deserves the No. 4 pick in the first round and has great potential.