NEW YORK (AP) Portland Trail Blazers center Joel Freeland and Detroit Pistons forward Shawne Williams were suspended one game without pay by the NBA on Saturday for head-butting each other.
The incident occurred with 1:15 left in the Trail Blazers' 118-99 home victory Friday night. Williams sat out Saturday night in Utah, and Freeland will serve his suspension Sunday in Toronto.
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Detroit Pistons forward Shawne Williams threw a loose ball into the groin of New York Knicks forward Lou Amundson during Friday night's game at The Palace of Auburn Hills.On a Pistons offensive possession, Williams saved a ball as it was about to go out of bounds, but his momentum was carrying him past the baseline, so he tossed it at Amundson, the closest defensive player. The...
The Detroit Pistons claimed Shawne Williams off waivers.
Williams was traded by the Miami Heat to the New Orleans Pelicans at the deadline.
Williams will provide depth and take Jonas Jerebko's spot in the rotation.
The Miami Heat has added to its frontcourt Friday, signing journeyman forward Shawne Williams. Williams, who has played for five different teams over his six-year NBA career, has had a turbulent history that has seen him battle off-court issues and play overseas. The 28-year-old veteran has averaged 5.7 points per game over his career, but did not play during the 2009-10 and 2012...
The Miami Heat announced Friday they have signed six-year veteran Shawne Williams.
The 6-foot-9 power forward was drafted 17th overall by the Indiana Pacers in the 2006 draft, and the Heat will be his sixth NBA team in seven seasons. He played 36 games last season for the Los Angeles Lakers, averaging 5.6 points, 4.6 rebounds in 20.9 minutes. He also appeared in 23 games with their...
Well, Shawne Williams is back.
Seeing as the Lakers are banged up again – actually, when are they not banged up? – the purple and gold have decided to re-sign Williams, according to Mike Bresnahan from the L.A. Times, who has been playing for the Los Angeles D-Fenders over the past few weeks.
During his first stint with the Lakers, Williams averaged 5.2 points and 4.5 rebounds...
The Los Angeles D-Fenders continue to make good moves.
Today, according to Adrian Wojnarowski of Yahoo Sports, the Lakers’ D-League affiliate, the D-Fenders, agreed to a deal with Shawne Williams.
The Lakers waived Williams earlier this month before his contract became fully guaranteed.
Before being cut by the team, Williams was averaging 5.2 points and 4.5 rebounds in 20.2 minutes...
We told you yesterday that Shawne Williams was the most likely player to be waived and today he was.
The Los Angeles Lakers announced via press release that they have indeed waived Williams which brings the roster down to 14 players. If Williams were on the roster after today, his contract would’ve become fully-guaranteed.
Other players who were vulnerable to being waived were...
This team is fun – they have great chemistry and love to fool around – and that’s evident in this video clip.
During last night’s game against the Golden State Warriors, Shawne Williams played a little trick on Nick Young by blowing some chalk/rosin powder in his face.
Swaggy P, who didn’t see the prank coming, had a puzzled look on his face after the powder made contact...