New York Post "In the midst of so much bad news, the Nets continue to get positive feedback about the potential return of Deron Williams from his sprained left ankle. The star point guard, who sat out of his ninth straight game and his 11th in the Nets’ last 12 as the Nets topped the Bucks, 90-82 Saturday..." December 08
Same four guys -- Williams, Terry, Pierce, Kirilenko -- are out for the Nets tonight.
New York Post "Despite getting annihilated by the crosstown rival Knicks at home Thursday 113-83, the Nets did receive a small dose of good news. In an interview with TNT during the game, Nets general manager Billy King said Deron Williams likely will return to the lineup for the Nets’ next home game, which..." December 06
At nets shootaround, Deron Williams, Kirilenko, Pierce and terry are out tonight
Deron Williams is out tomorrow vs Nuggets and doubtful against the Knicks on Thursday because of sprained ankle.
Once again, Williams, Lopez, Kirilenko and Terry are out for the Nets tonight.
New York Post "There are issues upon issues for the Nets. The third quarter has become 12 minutes of ritualistic torture each game. Players and coaches say the struggles have gone beyond mental. On-court chemistry is a fantasy. And the physical nature of the mess? Don’t ask. But because you did, the health..." November 26
Deron said he has no timetable for his return. Said he's not going with #Nets on trip to Toronto. He's literally day-to-day, he said.
Brook Lopez and Deron Williams are out for tomorrow's game against division-leading Raptors
Williams, Lopez, Kirilenko and Terry all out again today against Detroit.
Brook, Deron, Jason Terry and Andrei Kirilenko are out vs. #Wolves tonight.
Deron Williams has no restrictions tonight, says Kidd.
New York Daily News "Kevin Garnett had nothing to say Monday night after the Nets’ demoralizing loss to the Trail Blazers. When the star forward finally opened up a day later, it wasn’t pretty. The battered Nets are expected to get a boost Wednesday night in Charlotte with the return of point guard Deron Williams,..." November 20
ESPN New York "The reeling Brooklyn Nets will get a boost with Deron Williams' return to the lineup. The Nets' starting point guard said he will play at Charlotte on Wednesday after missing the last two games with a sprained ankle. Williams injured his left ankle after five minutes against Phoenix on Nov. 15..." November 20
#Nets Williams, Lopez, Kirilenko are OUT tonight. Garnett is probable. Pierce is a game-time decision.
Nets hopeful Deron Williams, out tonight, won't be out long. Different ankle injury from preseason. Minimal swelling, no boot/crutches.
New York Post "When Deron Williams crumpled to the floor writhing in pain early in the first quarter with yet another ankle injury, it looked like the Nets would be without their floor general for quite some time to come. But after X-rays were negative on Williams’ sprained left ankle, he appeared following the..." November 16
Deron Williams was walking around the locker room with a pronounced limp after the game, having rolled his left ankle in the second quarter
New York Post "Deron Williams said Tuesday he was starting to feel like his old self again. So, of course, Williams tweaked his left ankle — the previously healthy one — in Wednesday night’s 107-86 loss to the Kings. “I’m good,” Williams said of his ankle after scoring 13 points to go along with seven..." November 14
New York Daily News "As Deron Williams goes, so goes the Nets’ five-threat offense. There is no great mystery there, no debate. Kevin Garnett is not paid to dribble downcourt, penetrate and distribute. And while Brook Lopez proved Tuesday night to be an impossible matchup for the Jazz, somebody still had to get him..." November 06
Deron Williams said he thinks he's still on a minutes restriction, but he's not sure. When asked, Jason Kidd said, "we'll see how he feels."
Nets GM Billy King said in a radio interview with @JoeandEvan today that Deron Williams' minutes restriction will be lifted by Sunday's game
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ESPN.com "Brooklyn Nets point guard Deron Williams will play in Wednesday night's regular-season opener against the Cleveland Cavaliers. It's just a matter of how much. Williams, who suffered a sprained right ankle injury and a bone bruise during an offseason workout in Utah, didn't make his preseason..." October 29
New York Post "The Nets moved the ball brilliantly in Friday night’s 108-87 win over the Heat, allowing them to go 17-for-27 (63 percent) from behind the 3-point arc. When asked about the ball movement exhibited by he and his teammates on their way to 23 assists on 40 made baskets, Deron Williams took the..." October 26
Nets account just made official what seemed clear all day: Deron Williams will start tonight.
ESPN.com "Brooklyn Nets point guard Deron Williams practiced fully Thursday a team spokesman confirmed. It's the first time Williams has done so since spraining his right ankle during an offseason workout in Utah. Williams had been limited in practice and has yet to play in a preseason game. He..." October 24
ESPN New York "Brooklyn Nets point guard Deron Williams' goal has been to play in the the team’s regular-season opener Oct. 30 in Cleveland but acknowledged to reporters in Boston Wednesday that it’s not going to be easy. “It’s going to be tough to get back for that first game just because I haven’t done..." October 24
New York Post "Injured Nets guard Deron Williams won’t play in Wednesday’s preseason game at Boston and neither will ex-Celtics Paul Pierce and Kevin Garnett. Brooklyn hasn’t had all its pieces together this preseason but according to Pierce health is more important than quick cohesion the second half more..." October 22
New York Post "As the Nets squared off against the defending champion Heat in Brooklyn Thursday night — after coach Jason Kidd saw his No. 5 jersey retired forever — Deron Williams sat on the bench in a suit jacket and slacks watching the festivities unfold in front of him. Almost three weeks into training..." October 19
Deron Williams went through a shooting drill with Welch earlier. Also looked like he was moving around pretty well on his sprains ankle.
New York Post "When the Nets take the floor Friday at the team’s New Jersey practice facility Deron Williams will mostly be watching from the sidelines. Williams has been very limited in his participation since the start of training camp last week because of the sprained right ankle and accompanying bone..." October 11
Same injury report as the past two days. Terry was still limited as was Williams. Toko remains out.
Deron Williams shot the YES Network's show "CenterStage" today. He's not wearing the walking boot in the picture I just retweeted.
Newsday "Deron Williams' right foot was in a walking boot forcing him to miss out on playing in his charity dodge ball tournament Thursday. But he said it won't keep him from going all out in training camp or playing in the Nets' regular-season opener. "Basically this is just preventative'' Williams..." September 20
ESPN.com "Brooklyn Nets point guard Deron Williams couldn’t believe it when general manager Billy King told Williams that the GM was trying to acquire both Kevin Garnett and Paul Pierce from the Boston Celtics. “I knew we were gonna try to get Paul -- I thought that was done -- and then Billy called me..." September 20
New York Daily News "The possible reasons for Deron Williams’ regression have been documented and dissected with conclusions mostly bouncing from an extended aberration to the beginnings of an ill-timed downfall. There were injuries to blame in New Jersey along with subpar teammates and poor fan support. Then there..." August 26
New York Post "It might be over a month until training camp begins but that hasn’t stopped Deron Williams from getting several of his teammates together in Los Angeles this week to begin preparing for the upcoming season. For Jason Kidd the fact that most of his team – including starters Williams Joe Johnson..." August 21
New York Daily News "Even with the addition of two future Hall of Famers the Nets are still Deron Williams’ team on the court. The Captain is doing his best to lead in the summer as well. Williams organized players-only workouts this week in California with Kevin Garnett and Paul Pierce in attendance. Only five..." August 19
CBSSports.com "When Jerry Sloan abrubtly retired during the 2010-11 seasons after 23 years with the Jazz, it was pretty obvious it was because of an internal conflict between him and his star point guard, Deron Williams. The two had been said to be butting heads since Williams' rookie year of 2005-06, but it..." June 26
Deron says he'd "love to play for Coach Sloan" again.
New York Post "Sixteen seconds into the fourth quarter, the hush that settled on Barclays Center was palpable. Jimmy Butler had just knocked down a 3-point shot, and the Chicago Bulls were within a point, and you could almost see the bad tidings forming in the thought bubbles above every one of the 17,732 heads..." April 30
CSN Chicago "As time winded down on the United Center scoreboard Saturday afternoon, it appeared Deron Williams would headline Game 4 as the star who reasserted himself as the aggressor in the boxing match of a series between the Nets and Bulls. Through the game’s first 45 minutes, Williams had dazzled the..." April 28
New York Daily News "For Deron Williams, recovering from a debacle will come down to adjustments. It will also hinge on his ability to manage a game that passed him by Monday. Williams is still calling the plays for the Nets in the postseason, coach P.J. Carlesimo said, similar to the way the point guard directed..." April 24
New York Post "Those who have been in New York long enough know the deal. Reggie knew it. Jeter lives it. So does Eli and Messier and anyone who played from the 1969-70 and 1972-73 Knicks. It’s what you do in the playoffs that shapes your legacy in New York. That’s how an athlete becomes legendary in this..." April 19