ESPN Jay Williams Engagement To Married Details, Net Worth

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ESPN Jay Williams Engagement To Married Details, Net Worth

Quick Information

  • Wife/Spouse Nikki Bonacorsi
  • Eye Color Dark Brown
  • Hair Color Black
  • Weight 195 lbs (88 kg)
  • Height/ How Tall? 6' 2" (1.88 m)
  • College Duke University
  • High School St. Joseph High School
  • Net Worth $4 Million
  • Gay No
  • Wedding Date 2018
  • Divorce/Split Not Yet
  • Date of Birth Sep 10, 1981
  • Age 42 Years, 3 Months
  • Relationship Status Married
  • Daughter/s Amelia Brooklyn-Rose Williams
  • Mother Althea Williams
  • Father David Williams
  • Ethnicity/Race African-American
  • Zodiac Sign Virgo
  • Birth Name Jason David Williams
  • Profession Sports Personality
  • Birth Place Plainfield, New Jersey
  • Nationality American

Former NBA player Jay Williams used to play for the Chicago Bulls (2002-2003) until a fatal motorbike accident ended his professional career. The player then focused on his hosting career and began to appear as a host on ESPN

Jay has also appeared on shows and networks like Access Hollywood, Fox Business, Huffington Post, and OWN

Apart from that, the former point guard is a New York Times Best Selling author; he wrote the book, Life Is Not An Accident: A Memoir of Reinvention, which was published in 2016. The book is about him and his growth in life.

Engagement To Married Details: Baby Name

The basketball player got engaged to his wife- Nikki Bonacorsi Williams- on 31st December 2017. 

Further, the couple tied the knot on 3rd May 2018. 


Jay Williams poses with wife Nikki B Williams at their wedding day on 3rd May 2018 (

Besides, on 10th October 2018, the couple welcomed their first child into the world.

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Jay and Nikki named their baby girl Amelia Brooklyn Rose Williams.


Jay Williams poses with wife and daughter (Photo: Jay Williams' Instagram)

Jay and Nikki celebrated their one year anniversary of marriage on 3rd May 2019. 

Relationship With Charissa Thompson

The player was in a brief relationship with the American TV host, Charissa Thompson.

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The two met while working at ESPN; Charissa joined ESPN in June 2011, where Jay was already working. 

Age, Net Worth, And Some Facts About Jay Williams

  • Jay was born on 10th September 1981 in Plainfield, New Jersey, United States of America; his birth name is Jason Williams.
  • He has a net worth of around $4 million, according to Celebrity Net Worth
  • His height extends to 6 feet 2 inches (1.88 meters). 
  • He has appeared as a guest on multiple programs such as GetUp and First Take
  • The former point guard played basketball and chess at St. Joseph High School.
  • He graduated from Duke University with a bachelor’s degree in Sociology and Business.
  • Head coach Mike Krzyzewski tutored Jay while he was at Duke University. 

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  • Jay is a member of the NBA Retired Players Association.
  • He is a voting member of the John Wooden Awards Committee and sits on the board of USA Basketball.
  • His Zodiac sign is Virgo.