Milwaukee has traded forward Ersan Ilyasova to Detroit for Caron Butler and Shawne Williams, league sources tell Yahoo.
The Detroit Pistons have also claimed Shawne Williams, I'm told
SB Nation "After getting released from the Lakers last January, Shawne Williams sat around feeling sorry for himself. The former first-round pick was still only 27 years old, but he knew he had blown numerous opportunities. He wondered if an NBA franchise would give him another shot or if it was time to go..." November 25
Lakers re-sign Shawne Williams to a 10-day contract bc of Nick Young's injury. Williams joining team late tonight in Philadelphia
The Lakers have waived Shawne Williams, league source tells Yahoo Sports.
The Lakers give out their "probable" starters for opening night: Steve Nash, Steve Blake, Nick Young, Shawne Williams & Pau Gasol