Even players who once experienced top-10-pick fanfare can find themselves facing a make-or-break season just a few short years after entering the league. And for the likes of Evan Turner, Deron Williams and others, the 2014-15 campaign...Show More Summary
Where there are numbers, there is a way to make fun of Florida's 2013 record. As a Knicks fan who spent all of the last year gradually peeling off pieces of a Deron Williams poster in the subway, I have the utmost respect for a fan who spots some representation of a rival and immediately seeks to vandalize it. Show More Summary
There was a time in which Deron Williams and Brook Lopez were viewed as one of the NBA's top duos. But instead of playoff runs and perennial All-Star appearances, both of them have become staples on the Brooklyn Nets’ sidelines in recent years. Combined, the two missed 83 games last season. Show More Summary
The Dallas Mavericks have been hovering in a state of limbo since winning the 2011 NBA championship. The front office missed out on big names like Carmelo Anthony, Chris Paul, Dwight Howard and Deron Williams in recent offseasons, but...Show More Summary
Seemingly every summer with the Dallas Mavericks revolves around the pursuit of a marquee free agent. Through the years names like Dwight Howard, Deron Williams and Chris Paul have been targets of the franchise looking to secure another...Show More Summary
Operation “Saving Face After Missing Out on Another Superstar Free Agent” is underway for the Dallas Mavericks. After whiffing on Deron Williams in 2012 and Dwight Howard in 2013, the Mavs set their sights on Carmelo Anthony. Once again, it appears their superstar venture isn’t going to pan out, so it’s on to the next […]
The Mavs are set to have a boatload of cap space, and Nowitzki is already making pitches to James and Anthony. The past few seasons, Dallas Mavericks star Dirk Nowitzki has failed in his attempts to recruit Deron Williams and Dwight Howard to join him in Dallas. Show More Summary
The Nets guard throws down a breakaway dunk in a pretty one-sided game.
Under head coach Jason Kidd, Shaun Livingston was given the opportunity to showcase his gift and impact the organization. The 6'7" point guard delivered this season by outplaying Brooklyn's floor general—Deron Williams—at times. Livingston...Show More Summary
In recent years, the Utah Jazz have lost their identity. Ever since Deron Williams led the storied franchise into the second round of the 2010 NBA playoffs, Utah has struggled. During the four years that have transpired since that squad...Show More Summary
The level of stakes does not transform the principles of the poker world. No matter how many chips are scattered across the table, the right read remains tied to knowing when a hand is worth holding or if it's one to discard. The Brooklyn Nets bet the farm on Deron Williams successfully filling the role of franchise savior. Show More Summary
Many ankle injuries ago, Deron Williams was a highly touted superstar frequently recognized as one of the NBA's best point guards. Then he was traded to the now-Brooklyn Nets. Then he was handed a five-year, $98 million contract. Then...Show More Summary
Deron Williams is expected to be ready by training camp, equipped with surgically repaired ankles, after the Nets point guard underwent successful procedures Tuesday to remove spurs and a loose bone fragment.
Deron Williams has had surgery on both ankles and the Brooklyn Nets say their point guard should be ready for the start of training camp.
Brooklyn Nets guard Deron Williams underwent successful surgery today on both ankles, General Manager Billy King announced today. The surgery was performed by Nets’ foot and ankle specialist, Dr. Martin O’Malley. “The arthroscopic surgery performed today on Deron’s left ankle included the removal of spurs from the front and back of the ankle, as well [...]
The Brooklyn Nets have no choice but to see what the trade market would bear for fallen star point guard Deron Williams. It's a double-edged sword, though. By shipping out the three-time All-Star, the Nets would be admitting their attempt...Show More Summary
After playing a large part of the 2013-14 season with injured ankles and spending much of the last two years with soreness, Nets point guard Deron Williams has decided to […] The post Deron Williams Will Undergo Surgery on Both Ankles appeared first on SLAMonline.
After failed attempts in consecutive years to fix the problems with Deron Williams' bum ankles, the Nets and their doctors are trying something more invasive to salvage the embattled point guard's career: surgery.
The Brooklyn Nets announced on Thursday that star point guard Deron Williams is set to have double ankle surgery on May 27: The surgery will be performed by Nets’ foot and ankle specialist, Dr. Martin O’Malley. “Deron will undergo surgery on both ankles next Tuesday,” said Dr. Show More Summary
Brooklyn Nets guard Deron Williams will have surgery next week on both ankles, which have plagued him the last two seasons.