Former NBA player Eric Williams, who spent 12 seasons in league, says he is homeless and broke, this according to legal docs obtained by TMZ Sports. Williams — who also appeared on “Basketball Wives” — made the shocking statements in a letter he wrote to a Colorado court recently explaining why he could not attend a child support hearing in CO earlier this month.
Among the reasons, Williams says a “court-ordered citation for me to appear was not delivered to my home address as I have no home.”
Williams who’s on the hook for more than $24k in unpaid support to the mother of his 13-year-old son also says his financial situation is so dire, he can’t afford airfare and has no money to pay a lawyer.
In his letter, Williams says he is currently a volunteer at an unnamed non-profit organization and says, “I’m in the rebuilding stages of my life.”
We reached out to Williams for comment. So far, no word back.
Eric made millions during his years in the NBA. What are your thoughts? Post your comments below.
— Basketball Wives Fan (@BasketballWivs) October 28, 2012