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Both sides delighted with Williams-to-Bulls pick

Updated: June 27, 2002, 12:10 AM ET
Associated Press

DEERFIELD, Ill. -- Jay Williams got what he wanted.

The Chicago Bulls made Williams the second pick in the NBA draft Wednesday night, taking him behind 7-foot-5 center Yao Ming from China.

"I'm very excited to come to Chicago. When I first stepped foot in that city, I got nothing but a great vibe,'' said Williams, who made no secret of his desire to play in Chicago.

"I heard (NBA commissioner) David Stern say my name for Chicago, and nothing but a big smile came to my face. And ...

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