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Former Chicago Bulls guard Jay Williams, who played only one season in the NBA after a terrible motorcycle accident nearly cost him his life, recently made waves when he told the New York Times that some of his Bulls teammates use to smoke weed before games.
“I didn’t know how to handle it at first,” Williams said. “I didn’t know how to be around it. Guys were on the bench, trying to kick it to girls in the stands, having ball boys run over. I mean, some guys were high. There were guys smoking weed before games. Guys asking in the middle of the game, ‘Do you smell popcorn?’”
New York Knicks center Tyson Chandler, who played with Williams in Chicago during the 2012-2013 season, refuted the claim on Monday.
“Nah, I don’t know why he would say something like that,” Chandler told the NY Daily News. “I think that’s ridiculous that he would come out and say something like that,” Chandler went on. “I don’t remember that, to be honest with you. And, it’s just unfortunate that he woul
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NEW YORK — Knicks center Tyson Chandler called ESPN analyst Jay Williams’ assertion that members of the 2002-2003 Chicago Bulls smoked marijuana prior to games “ridiculous” on Monday evening.
Chandler and Williams played together on the 2002-03 Bulls.
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Nova Henry and her daughter Ava Curry, who were found slain in their home. (Photo Courtesy of the Henry Family.) ((Photo Courtesy of the Henry Family.) / February 12, 2013)
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Former Duke Blue Devils star and Chicago Bulls point guard Jay Williams revealed that he attempted suicide after his extreme motorcycle crash back in 2003. Williams also revealed another thing when he was playing on the Bulls, saying that the players got high before the games in his rookie season.
“I didn’t know how to handle it at first,” Williams said, via...
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