Expect another minutes restriction for Deron Williams tonight

The Brooklyn Nets aren’t going to rush point guard Deron Williams back to full capacity just yet, not even for the team’s marquee matchup against the Miami Heat. On WFAN radio yesterday, Nets general manager Billy King told Joe Benigno & Evan Roberts that Williams’s minutes restriction would be lifted on Sunday at the earliest, […]

Deron Williams’s frustration mounts as season inches closer

Are you planning on practicing in full with these guys? “I appreciate your concern for my health. I really do. Thank you.” The Nets said you’d be ready first day of training camp, full to go. Now it’s been three weeks since. Did something happen? “I appreciate your concern for my health. Thank you.” Do […]

No Timetable for Deron Williams, But That’s Not A Bad Thing

Deron Williams

Speaking with reporters on the basketball court at Cameron Indoor Stadium, Brooklyn Nets general manager and Duke alum Billy King said there is currently “no timetable” for Deron Williams’s return to the basketball court, but that isn’t a bad thing. “We’d like (him) to practice, but the goal now is to get him as healthy […]

No Timetable for Deron Williams, But That's Not A Bad Thing

Deron Williams

Speaking with reporters on the basketball court at Cameron Indoor Stadium, Brooklyn Nets general manager and Duke alum Billy King said there is currently “no timetable” for Deron Williams’s return to the basketball court, but that isn’t a bad thing. “We’d like (him) to practice, but the goal now is to get him as healthy […]

Deron Williams limited by ankle injury, should be ready for preseason

Deron Williams, Tyson Chandler

Brooklyn Nets guard Deron Williams was limited in the team’s first official practice today because of his right ankle injury. Williams sustained the injury working out at his home in Utah last month. Williams aims to come back “definitely” within the next couple of weeks and plans to play in every preseason game, but that […]

Deron Williams: eight injections and counting

From the New York Daily News: Deron Williams has received at least eight injections to his ankles in the last four months, hoping the pain from the inflammation would subside enough to get him through a frustrating season. The point guard revealed Friday that the cortisone shots Thursday were the third of such treatments since […]

Deron Williams out until after All-Star Break

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Brooklyn Nets point guard Deron Williams will sit tonight’s game against the Indiana Pacers and Wednesday’s game against the Denver Nuggets with synovitis (inflammation of the ankle joint lining) in both ankles, the Brooklyn Nets announced today. Williams received platelet-rich plasma (PRP) treatment on both ankles today and the Nets expect him back in action […]

Deron Williams active tonight vs. Charlotte Bobcats

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Deron Williams will be in the starting lineup tonight when the Brooklyn Nets face the Charlotte Bobcats, the Nets announced today. Williams was a game-time decision with a bruised right wrist, missing December 26th game against the Milwaukee Bucks with the injury. Kris Humphries remains inactive with a mild abdominal strain. Nets interim coach P.J. […]