Deron Williams RUMORS & NEWS

  • Mavericks' Deron Williams: Receives doctor's clearance

    CBS Sports "Williams has been cleared by doctors to begin Mavericks' training camp, Mike Fisher of 105.3 The Fan and CBS Radio reports. Williams underwent sports hernia surgery in July but has spent the past two months recovering and is now near or at full strength." September 10

  • Deron Williams gives update on surgery recovery, talks decision to return to Mavericks

    Sports Day "Mavericks point guard Deron Williams underwent surgery on a sports hernia shortly after Dallas' season ended in the first round of the playoffs. Updates on his recovery have been few and far in between since then but Williams spoke with about his recovery while participating in a..." July 23

  • Mavs, Williams agree to 1-year, $10M deal

    Real GM Basketball "Deron Williams has agreed to re-sign with the Dallas Mavericks on a one-year, $10 million deal. Williams signed with his hometown Mavericks last offseason after agreeing to a buyout with the Brooklyn Nets." July 04

  • Mavericks' Deron Williams undergoes hernia surgery

    Sports Day "Don't expect to see Mavericks point guard Deron Williams playing in Dirk Nowitzki's Heroes Celebrity Baseball Game on Friday night. Williams recently had surgery to repair a sports hernia." June 10

  • Mavs hope Deron Williams makes himself at home in Dallas "Although his 2015-16 season was admittedly mired by injuries, three-time All-Star point guard Deron Williams also says his first campaign with the Dallas Mavericks helped to rekindle his love for the game of basketball. Bouncing back from a lackluster ’14-15 season with the Brooklyn Nets,..." May 04

  • Deron Williams To Opt Out; Mavs Want Him Back

    Hoops Rumors "Deron Williams plans to turn down his player option worth more than $5.621MM and hit free agency to seek a multiyear contract this summer, sources told Tim MacMahon of (ESPN Now link). The Mavericks and the point guard have mutual interest in doing a new deal, according to..." April 29

  • Rick Carlisle confirmed Deron Williams is 'done for the year' with a sports hernia and left abdominal strain

    Dallas Morning News "Coach Rick Carlisle confirmed to media members Sunday afternoon that Deron Williams is "done for the year." The point guard had tried to play in game 4 on Saturday, but had to exit after 89 seconds when his sports hernia/left abdominal strain became too painful. Williams said he's been told..." April 25

  • Deron Williams' status in doubt after aggravating abdominal injury

    ESPN "Mavericks point guard Deron Williams will probably not play again this season after lasting less than 90 seconds in Saturday's Game 4. Williams aggravated an abdominal strain and sports hernia during the first minute of the game and checked out for good at the 10:31 mark of the first..." April 24

  • Without steadying influence of Williams, Mavs quickly fell behind; Carlisle not sure if PG will play Saturday

    Sports Day "Deron Williams' absence didn't make the difference in the Mavericks' 131-102 loss to Oklahoma City in Game 3 on Thursday. But it certainly didn't help. The starting point guard, who gutted out 26 minutes in the Game 2 victory before the pain from his sports hernia/abdominal strain became too..." April 22

  • How did Deron Williams (sports hernia) feel in Game 1? "Today wasn't good. . . one of the worst ones."

    Sports Day "Deron Williams missed 17 games this season with assorted injuries. He's been particularly hampered in the past month, missing eight games due to what was believed to be a strained abdomen. He was later diagnosed with a sports hernia, and he most likely will need off-season surgery. But he..." April 17

  • The Mavericks are prepared for Deron Williams to miss the rest of the season

    Mavs Moneyball "On Wednesday night, Deron Williams will miss his seventh straight game with a sports hernia that worsened after he spent a month trying to play through it. While Williams has not been officially ruled out for the season -- or even the next game -- the Mavericks are prepared for the possibility..." April 07

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    Earl K. Sneed @EarlKSneed

    Per @MavsPR's game notes. Deron Williams (left abdominal strain) is out & Raymond Felton (right groin injury) is questionable at Minnesota.

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    Mark Followill @MFollowill

    Deron Williams confirmed today at shootaround he's been dealing w/ a sports hernia for about a month. Out tonight. Day-to-day going forward

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    Earl K. Sneed @EarlKSneed

    Per @MavsPR's game notes, Deron Williams (left groin and abdominal strain) is doubtful for the @dallasmavs vs. New York. #DALvsNYK

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    Earl K. Sneed @EarlKSneed

    Deron Williams (left groin & abdominal strain) rode an exercise bike during @dallasmavs shootaround & shot afterwards. He's out. #DALvsNYK