Found March 02, 2013 on HoopStuff:
* Stats Before Saturday Fans of the Brooklyn Nets and Deron Williams were probably not happy that he did not make the All Star game, but it is has turned out to be a godsend so far, as he has exploded out of the All-Star break, looking like the old Deron Williams for the first time in a long time. It looks like all he needed was a break and the five days off, coupled with the recent ankle treatment he received, has made him into a new man. Thoughts of him declining as a player were off, as anyone who follows Williams or the Nets knows that he has been playing injured all year, with two bad ankles, a bad wrist and who knows what else. The fact that he was averaging over 16 points and 7 assists per game while injured is actually quite impressive. But since the All Star break, Williams has averaged 23.2 points and 7.3 assists per game and it looks like the Nets’ franchise player is back, for now. Sure his injuries may come back this year, but at least Net fans and management know that ...
THE BACKYARD
BEST OF MAXIM
RELATED ARTICLES

What’s Wrong with the Nets?

The Nets are in another one of their slumps, the third of the season (the other two both in December). Since winning four in a row around the All-Star Break they have lost four out of five and done so in spectacular fashion. Four main issues have killed the Nets this year. 1) Turnovers. Nets throw the ball all over the court. D-Will is doing it a lot, but he’s the point guard who...

Fila Stackhouse Mid

Originally released in 1995 by FILA was the Stackhouse Mid. It was the first signature shoe for Jerry Stackhouse. The shoe then made a return in 2007 as the FILA Spaghetti but is now set to rerelease as the FILA Stackhouse Mid on April 1st according to the FILA Twitter page. The shoe will be sport the colorways of his current team, the Brooklyn Nets and will come in a home...

Cj Watson

#shoutout to my homie @suetsai for the dope sweatshirts. Support her and get you some. All I need is for her to paint me a dope pic for my house now!!!

Nia Long talks “House of Lies” & relationship with Spurs assistant coach Ime Udoka

San Antonio Spurs assistant coach, Ime Udoka is living the dream. After spending a few years in the NBA, Udoka made the transition to the other side of the bench in a coaching role with his old team. Udoka also happens to be in a relationship with actress Nia Long. A woman who is absolutely several jocks celebrity upgrade dream girl. Even at 41 years old. Nia recently appeared...

Game 59 Recap: Mavericks 98, Nets 90. The One Where An Old Net Beat The Nets

Vince started out cold last night, but picked it up as the game progressed   After a pair of tough losses to the Grizzlies and Rockets earlier this week, the Nets were able to bounce back and take down the lowly Hornets down in New Orleans on Tuesday. Looking to build off the momentum from that win, Brooklyn headed home to Barclays Center to face the Dallas Mavericks...

Game 60 Recap: Bulls 96, Nets 85. The One Where The Turnovers Ran Wild, For The Nets

Joakim Noah won the battle of Eastern Conference All-Star centers, edging out Brook Lopez   Hey, it's a turnover! Over here! Over there! Ok, enough for my children's book-like recap of whatever the hell happened tonight in Chicago. The Nets got simply punked tonight by a Bulls team missing it's star player (Derrick Rose) and a key bench defender/jack...

Kris Humphries Suggest Kim Kardashian Lied About Baby’s Health For Sympathy

No matter the outcome, unless you’re facing life in prison, always tell the truth. As a child I learned early on what goes on in the dark will always come out in the light. Those words are echoing around in Kim Kardashian’s womb, after one of her lies may be catching up to her. In an effort to paint Kim Kardashian as a pretty face with a curvy dairy-air that lies and twist the...

Carlesimo Suggests Possible Change In Power Forward Rotation

If ultimately called upon, Mirza Teletovic made it clear that he's ready for a larger role.
NBA News
Delivered to your inbox
You'll also receive Yardbarker's daily Top 10, featuring the best sports stories from around the web. Customize your newsletter to get articles on your favorite sports and teams. And the best part? It's free!

Today's Best Stuff
For Bloggers

Join the Yardbarker Network for more promotion, traffic, and money.

Company Info
Help
What is Yardbarker?

Yardbarker is the largest network of sports blogs and pro athlete blogs on the web. This site is the hub of the Yardbarker Network, where our editors and algorithms curate the best sports content from our network and beyond.