Ex-NBA star Jayson Williams sentenced for killing
February 23, 2010
(ChattahBox) – The long wait for ‘justice’ for a shooting that happened eight years ago in New Jersey involving Former NBA star Jayson Williams is over. After pleading guilty last month to a lesser charge of fourth-degree aggravated assault in the February 2002 death of hired driver Costas Christofi, a judge just sentenced Jayson to 5 years in prison, with parole available after 18 months. Jayson was just taken out of the courtroom in handcuffs, and has 45 days to appeal.