RALEIGH - A former NBA player from Eastern North Carolina has been sentenced to federal prison.
Kenneth Ray Williams, 44, of Elizabeth City, was sentenced to 9 months in prison, followed by one year of supervised release. He was also ordered to pay $661,277 in restitution.
Williams pleaded guilty to willful failure to pay child support. He played in the NBA with the Indiana Pacers, Boston Celtics, and Denver Nuggets.