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Nets Injury Update: Deron Williams begins 5 on 5 scrimmages

The Brooklyn Nets approach training camp coming off a successful 2013-2014 season in which they won 44 games and upset the Toronto Raptors in the first round of the Eastern Conference Playoffs. The Nets were in the top half of the league in points allowed but struggled offensively, ranked 21st in scoring and 29th in assists. Guard Deron Williams can improve upon those numbers...
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Nets’ Deron Williams says ankles ‘feel good’

Brooklyn Nets guard Deron Williams says he feels like a new man after undergoing surgery on both ankles. “[Before the surgery], I was just walking around and my ankles would swell up,” Williams said Monday to the New York Post. “Any time that happens, that’s bad. “[Now] they feel good. I’ve been working out hard every day, getting ready to go.” Last season, Williams...
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Nets’ Deron Williams says ankles finally feel good

Three months after undergoing surgery on both ankles, Deron Williams feels like a new man. “[Before the surgery], I was just walking around and my ankles would swell up,” Williams said Monday at his charity dodgeball tournament in Manhattan, which benefited his Point of Hope Foundation. “Any time that happens, that’s bad. “[Now] they feel good. I’ve been working out...
Via Pro Sports Daily
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Do the Brooklyn Nets have a shot at the Eastern Conference Title?

The Brooklyn Nets have been hanging around at the four or five seed for the past couple of years. With the loss of Paul Pierce and the beginning of a new LeBron James based super team it may be difficult this year, but Nets fans should keep their hopes high. The East will be a little bit tougher to come out of this year with teams like the Cleveland Cavaliers, Chicago Bulls, and...
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Deron Williams: Surprised by Jason Kidd’s Exit, Hasn’t Spoken to Him Since

After a rough start to his coaching career, Jason Kidd was finally getting the hang of things, turning the Brooklyn Nets into a playoff threat by season’s end. And then left for the Milwaukee Bucks. It appears as though Deron Williams was just as shocked as we were by his departure. According to ESPN’s Ohm Youngmisuk, D.Will was “surprised” by Kidd’s Nets exit and hasn’t...
Via Basketball Bicker
2 days ago  |  Discuss

VIDEO: Nets Deron Williams gives us something NICE to discuss

Brooklyn Nets point guard Deron Williams made headlines this week for the right reasons. A wealthy star athlete doing good works? Imagine that. Usually I don’t report on philanthropy and community service, simply because nobody reads them. Seriously, those stories are never consumed at all. But this week is different. We need this story from Deron Williams. Especially after Ray...
Via The Sports Bank
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Deron Williams says he doesn’t feel ‘like a New Yorker': Report

Deron Williams knows he has sometimes looked out of place as a Brooklyn Net on the court but, also admits to having a hard time making the adjustment from being raised in The Big D to living in The Big Apple as well.The Nets point guard, who was raised in Dallas, explained the difficulties of living in New York City with four kids in a recent interview with Resident Magazine —...
Via The Other Paper
13 days ago  |  Discuss

Brooklyn Nets: Deron Williams Complains About Living in New York

Deron Williams has risen from the dead. After not being heard from for months following the Nets 2nd-round elimination at the hands of the Heat, Williams spoke out in an interview with Resident Magazine and complained about what it’s like to live in New York: “I’m not going to lie. I don’t really feel so much like a New Yorker. I grew up in an apartment in Texas where you...
Via Standing O Sports
13 days ago  |  Discuss

Deron Williams not to fond of being in New York

Deron Williams not a fan of New York? Brooklyn Nets point guard Deron Williams may play in New York, but the former Utah Jazz star expressed his displeasure with having to live with the day-to-day struggle that is the Big Apple. Williams was on this month’s cover of Resident Magazine, and talked about his adjustments to New York in a feature done by Rory Winston. D-Will used words...
Via Pass The Pill
14 days ago  |  Discuss

Should the Nets Trade Deron Williams?

Deron Williams, the guy the Nets inked to a max contract just two years ago, was a complete disaster in the 2013-2014 season. His per game averages took major dips, and the guy who was once thought to be the best point guard in the NBA was nowhere to be seen. His fan-base has dwindled as a lot of people have lost all faith in him as a franchise player. Things couldn't possibly...
Via Nets Take Over
July 21, 2014  |  Discuss
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