Michael Carter-Williams RUMORS & NEWS

  • Michael Carter-Williams is working to learn names of all NBA referees, has a poster in his locker to prove it

    Pro Basketball Talk "You see all kinds of things in an NBA player’s locker. Shoes, clothing, the occasional decorative item, and more shoes are the normal things on the list. Sixers rookie Michael Carter-Williams, however, has chosen function over aesthetics in terms of what he has hanging inside that somewhat..." March 30

  • Carter-Williams learning to grow into a leader

    CSN Philly "Michael Carter-Williams is 22 years old. He has been anointed the leader of the Sixers because he is the point guard and is very talented. Being a leader comes naturally to some, others grow into the role. Coach Brett Brown says Michael Carter-Williams has a long ways to go -- as does this..." March 06

  • Michael Carter-Williams has rookie of the year rivals

    USA Today "Michael Carter-Williams saw the box score and sent his friend congratulations. Orlando Magic rookie Victor Oladipo posted 30 points, 14 assists and nine rebounds Friday in an overtime victory against the New York Knicks. It was one of the best statistical lines of his young career, and Carter..." February 25

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    Howard Beck @HowardBeck

    Michael Carter-Williams (East) and Trey Burke (West) named Rookies of the Month for January.

  • Michael Carter-Williams might miss 76ers-Nets game due to snow

    CSN Philly "Michael Carter-Williams was given permission by the team to go home for personal reasons after the Sixers' loss in Detroit on Saturday night. He missed the game against the Pistons because of a sore right shoulder. Brett Brown said his starting point guard is a game-time decision for tonight's..." February 03

  • Carter-Williams is easily NBA's Rookie of the Year

    CSN Philly "It was inevitable. Very few rookies avoid having their names associated with the phrase. It happens to almost all of them. Here’s the thing about the dreaded rookie wall: You can’t hit it unless you’re going full speed. No one is talking about Anthony Bennett hitting the rookie wall. Or Otto..." January 29

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    Paul Coro @paulcoro

    Forgot this: Carter-Williams could join Big O & #Suns legend Alvan Adams as the only players since '50-51 to lead rookies in ppg, rpg & apg.

  • Carter-Williams says he's fine after elbow to head

    CSN Philly "On the final possession of the Sixers' 101-99 win over the Portland Trail Blazers (see story), Michael Carter-Williams took an elbow to his head. Carter-Williams laid on the ground, face down, for quite some time even though time had expired and the Sixers had won their fourth consecutive..." January 05

  • Michael Carter-Williams' Fresh NBA Stardom Reminds Philadelphia Of Iverson

    Real GM Basketball "On walks around a city desperate for an heir to Allen Iverson’s star and staying power, Michael Carter-Williams has swiftly turned from a franchise prospect to an improbable successor, or so people tell him. From fans to friends, team staffers to sports talk, Carter-Williams listens to the ways..." December 27

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    Tom Moore @tmoore76ers

    #Sixers Brown: MCW will start. Wroten coming off bench, but will play with MCW 'sooner rather than later.'

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    Philadelphia 76ers @Sixers

    Michael Carter-Williams participated in practice today. No determination yet regarding status for Friday's game.

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    Tim Bontemps @TimBontemps

    No Michael Carter-Williams tonight for the Sixers.

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    Christopher A. Vito @ChrisVito

    No Michael Carter-Williams tonight for #Sixers. Brett Brown said they'll "build him up" slowly, in returning to game fitness.

  • Sixers rookie Michael Carter-Williams sidelined with infection in right knee

    Sporting News "Sixers rookie point guard Michael Carter-Williams was diagnosed with an infection in his right knee, head coach Brett Brown announced on Saturday. After experiencing soreness in the knee following Sunday's game in Detroit, Carter-Williams did not make the Sixers' recent road trip to Charlotte...." December 07

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    Marc J. Spears @SpearsNBAYahoo

    Sixers say rookie Michael Carter-Williams didn't make trip to Charlotte for tomorrow night's game and is day to day with right knee soreness

  • Michael Carter-Williams says his right knee injury "is pretty painful"

    Delaware County Times "76ers rookie Michael Carter-Williams is dealing with a swollen right knee, which made his triple-double Tuesday night against Orlando that much more surprising. Carter-Williams said he knocked knees Sunday with a player in Detroit, and that it’s bothered him ever since. The knee injury did..." December 04

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    Christopher A. Vito @ChrisVito

    Michael Carter-Williams: "I feel good. Hopefully I can go." Said he still hadn't gotten official word. Participated in full shootaround.

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    Dei Lynam @dlynamCSN

    Carter-Williams expected to return vs. Raptors http://t.co/hzskRsuOfG #SixersTalk

  • Sixers' Carter-Williams may not play on road trip

    Philly.com "Michael Carter-Williams is likely to miss the 76ers' entire three-game road trip, coach Brett Brown said Friday. The rookie point guard suffered a left foot arch bruise on Monday against the San Antonio Spurs. He missed his second consecutive game on Friday the Sixers 113-103 loss to the..." November 16

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    Molly Sullivan @MollyESullivan

    MCW, w/ walking boot on L foot, doing a sit-down for @NBATV Inside Stuff (my favorite show growing up...this is all Summer & Ahmad's fault).

  • 161d
    Christopher A. Vito @ChrisVito

    #sixers Michael Carter-Williams (sore left foot) participated in shootaround and is still on floor at PCOM. Safe bet he's available tonight.

  • 161d
    Christopher A. Vito @ChrisVito

    Michael Carter-Williams is out for Sixers. Tony Wroten will start in his place.

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    Tom Moore @tmoore76ers

    #Sixers Brown: MCW has sore foot. Stayed off court as precautionary measure.

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  • Philadelphia's Carter-Williams and Minnesota's Love named players of week

    NBA.com "The Philadelphia 76ers' Michael Carter-Williams and the Minnesota Timberwolves' Kevin Love were today named NBA Eastern and Western Conference Players of the Week, respectively, for games played Tuesday, Oct. 29, through Sunday, Nov. 3. Carter-Williams is only the second player (Shaquille..." November 04

  • Carter-Williams stars in debut as Sixers stun Heat

    CSN Philly "Spencer Hawes and Evan Turner had to laugh. Shortly after holding off the two-time defending NBA champions for a 114-110 opening night victory (see Instant Replay), the teammates thought back to their first season with the Sixers. “I was joking with Evan. We were talking about when we first got..." October 31

  • Sixers rookie Carter-Williams trying to reign in turnovers

    CSN Philly "A year ago Michael Carter-Williams was preparing for his sophomore season at Syracuse. He proceeded to accumulate 271 assists in the regular season (7.3 per game) second most in Division I basketball last year. Unfortunately he committed 122 turnovers as well (3.4 per game). Carter-Williams’..." October 14

  • Sixers' Carter-Williams standing up to the test

    CSN Philly "Michael Carter-Williams knows it’s going to be tough. As a rookie point guard who just had his 21st birthday the 6-foot-6 185-pounder is ready for the pounding. He expects the opposing teams to get aggressive with him and make him work for every inch on the court. In Friday night’s 97-85..." October 12

  • Development of rookie Carter-Williams a team effort

    Delaware County Times "Brett Brown has been unabashedly honest in saying that the development of Michael Carter-Williams is one of his highest priorities this season. The first-year 76ers coach also said he'll be getting help in that realm leaning upon second-year guard Tony Wroten to bring along the rookie point guard..." October 03

  • Steep learning curve awaits Carter-Williams

    CSN Philly "By the end of last season even point guard Jrue Holiday had to admit that he was a little worn down. The All-Star point guard said he was a victim of his position because he not only had to to find scoring opportunities for himself but also for others. Then Holiday often had to defend the..." October 03

  • Developing Michael Carter-Williams could fall on Tony Wroten

    Delaware County Times "Last week Brett Brown laid out a few objectives for this season his first as coach of the 76ers. One of them he echoed was developing Michael Carter-Williams. And by the sounds of it Brown and his staff won’t be the only teachers the rookie point guard will have this season. “Tony Wroten is..." October 02

  • Sixers officially sign Michael Carter-Williams and Nerlens Noel

    Hoops Rumors "The 76ers have officially signed rookie point guard Michael Carter-Williams according to the team's director of public relations Michael Preston (Twitter link). The Sixers also formally confirmed the signing of Nerlens Noel which we heard about last week. Noel and Carter-Williams had long been..." September 25

  • Sam Hinkie right about Carter-Williams so far

    CSN Philly "Some steps are bigger than others. We’d all do well to look at the calendar and remind ourselves that it’s July. Meaningful basketball doesn’t happen in July, and it certainly doesn’t happen in Orlando at the Magic practice facility. That’s a longer way of saying it will be a while before anyone..." July 12

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  • Carter-Williams got family assist

    New York Post "Growing up early can make or break a person. It could have broken Mandy Carter-Zegarowski, who got pregnant in college, yet opted to keep her baby and raise him as a single mother. It could have broken her when, nine months after her son’s birth, her mother died. And growing up in a..." June 26

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  • Michael Carter-Williams Says Trail Blazers 'Not A Particular Place I Choose To Go'

    NBA.com "Players going through the pre-draft process tend to watch their words carefully, which becomes exceedingly evident the closer you get to the draft. Most of them have all been asked the same questions over and over in any number of ways, so not only are they weary of saying the wrong thing, but..." June 26

  • If Pistons have to decide between C.J. McCollum and Michael Carter-Williams, what to do?

    Michigan Live "C.J. McCollum's journey along the pre-draft trail has brought a lot of questions, as many from himself as from NBA general managers, one of whom asked, "Are you interviewing me or am I interviewing you?" The Lehigh guard said it's important for both parties to understand each other, and with..." June 22

  • C.J. McCollum, Michael Carter-Williams visiting Pistons today

    Detroit News "The Pistons have a couple draft prospects in Auburn Hills Wednesday, as next Thursday’s draft quickly approaches. Guards C.J. McCollum and Michael Carter-Williams were at the Pistons’ practice facility; they are candidates for Detroit’s eighth selection. McCollum, a 6-foot-3 guard from..." June 21

  • 76ers Draft Preview: Michael Carter-Williams and Dennis Schroeder

    Liberty Ballers "In an unsurprising development, the Philadelphia 76ers frontcourt struggled mightily at times during Andrew Bynum's lost season. The question is, with that particular glaring weakness in mind, should Sam Hinkie specifically target a big man with the eleventh pick? Not necessarily. The Sixers..." June 19

  • Possible Jazz draftee Michael Carter-Williams works out in Utah

    The Deseret News "The group of players brought in by the Utah Jazz for workouts Tuesday may not have included many household names or players from local colleges, but it just may have included a couple of guys the Jazz could end up drafting next week. Syrcause’s Michael Carter-Williams, a 6-foot-5, 184-pound..." June 19

  • Michael Carter-Williams is an intriguing point guard prospect

    Orlando Sentinel "NBA talent evaluators can envision two scenarios playing out for Syracuse Orange point guard Michael Carter-Williams in the years ahead. At almost 6 feet 6 in sneakers, they visualize him towering over opposing point guards. He can use his unhindered view of the court to hurl pinpoint passes to..." June 19

  • Utah Jazz: Syracuse point guard Michael Carter-Williams headlines Tuesday's workouts

    The Deseret News "Another day, another couple of pre-draft workouts for the Utah Jazz. Continuing a string of prospect evaluations for the June 27 NBA Draft, the Jazz will hold two sessions again Tuesday at Zions Bank Basketball Center. The first session will include projected lottery pick Syracuse guard..." June 18

  • Michael Carter-Williams could be in play if OKC passes on a big man in NBA Draft

    The Oklahoman "Much of the rave about Michael Carter-Williams is his size. But at 6-foot-6, surely he's at least four inches shorter than any player the Thunder might want. But what if he's not? What if the Thunder takes a pass on a big man in the upcoming NBA Draft? If that's the route Oklahoma City..." June 16

  • Pelicans are working out point guards Trey Burke and Michael Carter-Williams

    New Orleans Times-Picayune "The New Orleans Pelicans are working out Michigan point guard Trey Burke and Syracuse point guard Michael Carter-Williams on Friday morning at the Alario Center. The Pelicans are also interviewing Maryland center Alex Len, but he will not work out because he is still recovering from surgery from a..." June 14

  • Syracuse point guard Michael Carter-Williams expected to participate in Pelicans' draft workout on Friday

    New Orleans Times-Picayune "Syracuse point guard Michael Carter-Williams is expected to be one of the players that will participate in the New Orleans Pelicans' pre-draft workout Friday morning at the Alario Center. Carter-Williams tweeted Thursday afternoon that he was on his way to New Orleans. Most of the mock drafts have..." June 13

  • Suns work out Burke, other top point guard prospects

    Fox Sports Arizona "In a way of authenticating their stated need for serious talent upgrades for their roster, regardless of position, the Phoenix Suns summoned a few point guards. Of the seven draft prospects under scrutiny Thursday at the US Airways Center practice court, five will spend some (if not all) of..." June 07

  • Not much movement after pre-Draft combine

    NBA.com "This will have a very short shelf life, before the May 21 lottery sets the order for the top 14 and team needs are weighed as part of the first true mock draft released that night, but it is an important update after the Chicago pre-draft combine as the largest annual gathering of NBA teams and..." May 21

  • Michael Carter-Williams gives Kansas' Ben McLemore front-runner status

    Yahoo! Sports "On the day that Syracuse sophomore Michael Carter-Williams declared for the NBA draft, he said that Kansas shooting guard Ben McLemore is currently the No. 1 pick. The 6-foot-6 Orange point guard hopes to vault himself to the top spot in the minds of NBA general managers once he starts working out..." May 06

  • Breaking Down Michael Carter-Williams' NBA Potential

    Bleacher Report "Syracuse sophomore guard Michael Carter-Williams announced on April 10 that he will enter the 2013 NBA draft, forgoing his remaining two years of eligibility. Carter-Williams enjoyed a very good sophomore campaign and likely played himself onto the radars of many of the general managers in the..." May 06