Maurice “Mo” Williams (born December 19, 1982) is an American professional basketball player for the Cleveland Cavaliers of the National Basketball Association (NBA). After a successful high school career at Murrah High School, Williams attended college at the University of Alabama, where he led his team as a freshman to a 27–8 record, and also shared an SEC regular-season championship. After two seasons at Alabama, Williams entered the 2003 NBA draft where he was selected with the 47th overall pick by the Utah Jazz. Throughout his career, he has also played for the Milwaukee Bucks, Los Angeles Clippers, Utah Jazz, Portland Trail Blazers, Minnesota Timberwolves and Charlotte Hornets. In 2009, Williams was selected as an NBA All-Star, and in 2016, he won an NBA championship with the Cavaliers. On June 14, 2016, Williams exercised his player option with the Cavaliers for the 2016–17 season.
Career highlights and awards
NBA champion (2016)
NBA All-Star (2009)
SEC Freshman of the Year (2002)
Third-team All-SEC (2003)