The Deron Williams-Joe Johnson backcourt failed to live up to expectations in 2012-13, but there’s reason to believe it can reach elite status next season. It probably wasn ’t fair to assume Williams and Johnson would form an elite backcourt in just their first season together. Show More Summary
Throughout the entire month, Deron Williams wore the ‘Memphis’ colorway of the Nike Air Penny V which features a mostly blue upper to show his support for the cause. Teaming up with Autism Speaks on April 6th, Williams hosted the first Autism Awareness Night inside of the Barclays Center the same day he put up [...]
The Brooklyn Nets are stuck. They don't have the cap room or the young assets to make significant changes to the team that was merely mediocre this year. Deron Williams, Joe Johnson, Gerald Wallace, and Brook Lopez are all signed through 2016, and Lopez is the only one in that group with a palatable contract. Show More Summary
Well, you can’t say you saw this one coming. The Brooklyn Nets will not be bringing back P.J. Carlesimo to coach the team next season, which means they’ll have to seek out their third head coach in the last year. Could Jerry Sloan be that coach? Deron Williams won’t rule it out (via Stefan Bondy [...]
Either the Brooklyn Nets or the Chicago Bulls will play their final game of the 2013 postseason on Saturday, as the two war-weary squads stumble into the Barclays Center for what's sure to be a brutally intense Game 7. Deron Williams...Show More Summary
The Brooklyn Nets will try to push their series with the Chicago Bulls to a seventh game on Thursday night. The Nets have not won in Chicago through the season and must now win on the road to avoid elimination. If they're going to win...Show More Summary
Thursday is do, die or advance night in the NBA playoffs. Two teams are facing Game 6 eliminations and will look to force a Game 7, while their opponents are hoping the series comes to an end now. Deron Williams and the Brooklyn Nets...Show More Summary
Even though the Bulls fell short, 110-91 against the Nets, who were fighting for their playoff lives, Nate Robinson once again was the bright spot for the Chicago Bulls. Check out this nasty crossover shake he threw down on Deron Williams, who has been known to give some crossovers himself from time to time. NATE-ROB!
With Derrick Rose still not mentally prepared to play basketball despite receiving medical clearance March 9, the Bulls could not stop his counterpart Deron Williams from pulling the Nets to within a game of the Chicago and forcing a game six in the best-of-seven, first-round Eastern Conference series. Show More Summary
Flourishing instead of fading in the fourth quarter, the Brooklyn Nets extended their first season in Brooklyn. They need one more victory to set up the biggest game here yet. Brook Lopez had 28 points and 10 rebounds, Deron Williams added 23 points and 10 assists, and the Nets beat Chicago 110-91 on Monday night, cutting the [...]
Deron Williams sat in a quiet Nets locker room with his feet in an ice bucket, staring out at nothing. It was as if he were replaying in his mind the nightmare he had just witnessed. Coming to grips with how the Nets managed to turn what seemed a certain victory into a demoralizing defeat won’t [...]
Deron Williams is struggling and Joe Johnson is hobbling. Suddenly, the Brooklyn Nets look as if they could be headed to an early playoff exit.
Game 3 of the Brooklyn Nets and Chicago Bulls' first-round series began just as the series did—with Brooklyn in full control. Looking to bounce back after dropping Game 2, Deron Williams led the Nets early, while Chicago struggled in the opening minutes. Show More Summary
Stingy defense, aggressiveness return as they shut down Williams, get even with Nets The Bulls' defense swarmed and double-teamed the Nets' Deron Williams at virtually every opportunity in a 90-82 win Monday night to even the best-of-seven playoff series, which heads to the United Center on Thursday.
The 2012-13 NBA regular season was one of marvelous hype for the recently relocated Brooklyn Nets. While the excitement was undeniable, there was reasonable concern over the sudden decline of point guard Deron Williams. The questionShow More Summary
The biggest story of the 2013 NBA Playoffs for the Chicago Bulls isn't about the Brooklyn Nets, or how they can best stop Deron Williams and Brook Lopez. No, the biggest story is the same story that's dominated the headlines in Chicago...Show More Summary