Found April 15, 2013 on Hoops Addict:
PLAYERS: Deron Williams
TEAMS: Brooklyn Nets
The Brooklyn Nets are peaking at just the right time thanks to the much-improved play of Deron Williams.

Deron Williams scores easy lay-up after fake pass fools Raptors (Video)

They say that two types of people need to rely on "sleight of hand": magicians and NBA point guards.During Sunday's Brooklyn Nets/Toronto Raptors game, Deron Williams used a pretty fancy fake pass to get past the Toronto defense for the easy lay-up:

Game 81 Preview: Washington Wizards (29-51) at Brooklyn Nets (47-33)

John Wall-Deron Williams point guard matchup? I'll take it   When: 7:30 PM; Monday, April 15th, 2013 Where: Barclays Center; Brooklyn, NY TV: YES Network The Nets are resting, the Wizards are tanking, and this game doesn't matter. #PrayersForBoston. Probable Lineups WAS- Wall (PG), Temple (SG), Martin (SF), Booker (PF), Okafor (C) ...

MarShon Brooks: The coaching staff doesn’t trust me

In what should be considered a successful inaugural season for the Brooklyn Nets, it is a pretty popular consensus that the sophomore season for MarShon Brooks has come as a disappointment. His rookie season was full of promise and potential, specifically on the offensive end, and it was a given that Brooks’ minutes would be minimized by the addition of Joe Johnson. However, most...

Wizards-Nets Preview

Locked into the Eastern Conference's No. 4 seed, the Brooklyn Nets have little to play for down the stretch. Making sure they're fresh for the playoffs is a much bigger priority. Deron Williams is one of several players who could be rested as the Nets open a season-ending two-game homestand against the Washington Wizards on Monday night. While Brooklyn (47-33) had a chance...

WE Preview: Wizards at Nets - 4/15/13

                                      AT                                              Monday, April 15th, 2013 7:30 PM ET TV: Comcast SportsNet HD Steve Buckhantz and Phil Chenier   Radio: 106.7 FM/1500 AM Dave Johnson and Glenn Consor   John Wall Deron Williams Wizards Projected...

Game 81 Recap: Nets 106, Wizards 101. The One Where the Starters Rested, But Toko Shined

Toko (Nets rookie forward Tornike Shengalia from the Republic of Georgia) has quickly become a Brooklyn fan favorite, even though he hasn't played much. But tonight, he played a lot, and was a big role in the Nets winning this meaningless game   You know that sick point-guard matchup between Deron Williams and John Wall that I mentioned in the preview? Well...

P.J. Carlesimo Says Andre Blatche is Still not in Shape

Andre Blatche has been a very productive bench player for the Brooklyn Nets this season, which if you’re familiar with the 6-foot-11 forward’s past, is somewhat surprising. Blatche has played in all 81 games for the Nets this season and is averaging 10.2 points, 5.1 rebounds in 18.9 minutes per game and shooting 51 percent from the field. But, according to a story courtesy Pro...

Nets 106, Wizards 101

Andray Blatche led a bevy of Brooklyn bench players with 20 points and 11 rebounds the Nets erased an early 17 point deficit to beat the Washington Wizards 106-101 on Monday night. Kris Humphries, who was the team's original starting power forward at the beginning of the season before falling out of the rotation, added 20 points and nine boards for Brooklyn. Mirza Teletovic...

Pistons-Nets Preview

The Brooklyn Nets still don't know who they'll play in the first round of the playoffs, but they hope to be fully rested and healthy once it starts. With the Eastern Conference's fourth seed locked up, the Nets will go for their first season sweep of the Detroit Pistons in franchise history and sixth win in seven games overall Wednesday night in Brooklyn. Even with...

Game 80 Recap: Raptors 93, Nets 87. The One Where, Well, I'm Not Sure What Happened Exactly

Does this guy ever not kill the Nets? Answer: No   No more regular season road games, no more chance of 50-win season, no more chance of #3 seed. A weird effort from the Nets commenced on Sunday afternoon, as the team that was coming off two major wins over playoff teams   was thoroughly outclassed and outplayed by the team that has been out of the postseason...

Nets' 1st Round Playoff Opponent Still Up in the Air

Regardless of what players they're missing due to injury, Tom Thibodeau's Bulls never give up, ever   Even though the Nets have been firmly entrenched in the #4 spot in the Eastern Conference for awhile now, who will face them in the 1st round of the playoffs (the #5 seed) still hasn't been determined yet, and the race for the spot between the Bulls...

Game 80 Preview: Brooklyn Nets (47-32) at Toronto Raptors (31-48)

Will the Nets sweep their season series with the Raptors? We'll have to see   When: 3:30 PM; Sunday, April 14th, 2013 Where: Air Canada Centre; Toronto, ON, CA TV: YES Network Three more games, three more wins to reach 50 wins. Three more games against beatable, below-.500 teams. Still far from a guarantee, 50 games that is, as the ...

- Wizards at Nets: Wiz Botch Double-Digit Lead in BK

      101               106 4/15/2013 - Barclay's Center, Brooklyn, NY ESPN Boxscore  - Game Highlights The Wizards went into Brooklyn last night to play a game that would easily be mistaken for a Summer League matchup. With several key contributors from both teams sitting out the rest of the season, it was a battle between sloppy...
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