Robert Williams’ 2018-19 rookie season answered some pre-draft questions, but also leaves many questions unanswered.
When given the chance, Robert Williams made his presence felt on the court. Denying shots and catching lobs, Williams, 21, could be the type of high-energy, athletic big man that still has a place in the league.
At 6-foot-10, 240-pounds with a nearly 7-foot-6 wingspan, Williams has all the physical gifts necessary to compete in the frontcourt. What’s between his ears, however, could be the only thing holding him back.
The Celtics spent their 27th overall pick on Williams, hoping to tap into the potential of a lottery-level talent.