Nets announce Deron Williams had successful surgery today on both ankles.
NBA.com "Brooklyn Nets guard Deron Williams is scheduled to undergo surgery on both ankles on Tuesday, May 27, General Manager Billy King announced today. The surgery will be performed by Nets’ foot and ankle specialist, Dr. Martin O’Malley. “Deron will undergo surgery on both ankles next Tuesday,” said..." May 22
Bleacher Report "The number always overshadowed the names—$190 million worth of grand expectations, a lavish investment in instant gratification. That was the price the Brooklyn Nets would pay, in salaries and luxury taxes, after acquiring Paul Pierce and Kevin Garnett last summer in a bold play to become title..." May 17
Deron Williams said surgery on both of his ankles is a possibility this offseason.
Newark Star-Ledger "As Jason Kidd tinkered with his roster again Monday night, rotating five-man alignments and swapping players readily, the Nets’ game plan — geared at keeping the powerful Miami Heat on their heels — revolved around point guard Deron Williams. In a 102-96 loss, Williams time and again pounded..." May 14
Pro Basketball Talk "Kevin Garnett looks old. The mind is still willing — watch him “assistant coaching” during time outs and you can tell he knows the game and he still has a passion for it — but the flesh is weak. He does not cover ground on defensive rotations like the 2008 KG. He misses shots that used to be..." May 10
Deron Williams said he had "an injection" on his left ankle after Game 6. Said it knocked out the swelling and it feels pretty good.
Deron Williams (right patella tendinitis) will sit tonight.
Deron Williams will be in the lineup tonight at Charlotte. Marcus Thornton is a GTD
New York Post "Don’t expect Deron Williams to make the same mistake Raymond Felton did. “I got my license to carry in like 26 states, but I’m not bringing my gun to New York City,” Williams said before the Nets practiced at UCLA on Tuesday and before they traveled up the coast for Wednesday night’s game with..." February 26
New York Post "Deron Williams has looked like a different player since the All-Star break, and says he has a secret weapon that has helped make it happen. “Secret stuff,” he said with a smile before Tuesday’s Nets practice. “Double secret stuff. “I’m working with an osteopath. He’s been manipulating my..." February 26
New York Daily News "Don't let the tight suit fool you: Jason Kidd can still ball and still has those juices flowing. During another disappointing and injury-riddled season for Deron Williams, Kidd stepped on the court and went head-to-head with the point guard in a spirited exchange at a recent practice, a source..." February 18
New York Post "After making three consecutive All-Star games, Deron Williams had grown accustomed to being part of that elite group. Now, for the second straight year, the Nets’ often-injured guard will be on the outside looking in. For Williams, the past season-and-a-half has been maddening. It’s not missing..." February 12
Nets Daily "The NBA trade deadline is just two weeks away -- officially, February 20 at 3:00 PM EST -- and while the Brooklyn Nets are underachieving, at 22-25 on the season, good for 7th in the Eastern Conference, point guard Deron Williams doesn't seem to think that this team will make a trade at the..." February 08
New York Post "This season has been such a struggle for Deron Williams, that when the three-time All-Star actually hits clutch shots in the fourth quarter, has a good game, takes over down the stretch — you know, all the things Brooklyn expected when it paid him a maximum contract — it actually becomes big..." February 06
New York Post "As the Nets milled around the visitor’s locker room inside Bankers Life Fieldhouse in Indianapolis Saturday night, preparing to go home after losing 97-96 to the Pacers, Deron Williams sat at his locker with both his feet encased in ice and a sour look on his face. After going 3-for-12 on his..." February 03
New York Post "The Nets have had plenty of success with Deron Williams coming off the bench, but don’t expect it to last forever. Williams has spent the last five games coming off the bench — the first games he has played without being a starter since his rookie season in Utah — and the Nets have had success,..." January 30
Deron Williams says he's coming off the bench tomorrow and there's no timetable for his return to the starting lineup. "Going w/ the flow."
SB Nation "Deron Williams has been in and out of the Brooklyn Nets lineup dealing with ankle injuries throughout the season and came off the bench Monday against the New York Knicks. Williams made the suggestion to head coach Jason Kidd, opting to keep the starting lineup intact instead of shaking up the..." January 21
Jason Kidd said Deron will play today vs. #Knicks. Will end a five-game absence.
CBSSports.com "Williams spent a week in a boot, and had cortisone injections on top of PRP plasma treatment. He's had trouble with the ankle since the 2012 Olympics when he suffered the injury. Team USA officialls said his weight may have contributed to it. Williams had similar treatment on the ankle last..." January 19
New York Post "The streaking Nets soon could be getting reinforcements. Deron Williams sat out the last five games — including staying home rather than traveling with the Nets for Thursday’s 127-110 win over the Hawks — following the latest issues with his troublesome ankles. But both general manager..." January 17
New York Post "Deron Williams had hoped to make a return trip to London for the Nets’ game Thursday against the Hawks at O2 Arena, where Williams claimed his second gold medal as part of the U.S. national team at the 2012 Olympics. But Nets coach Jason Kidd said the team made the prudent decision in having..." January 15
CBSSports.com "Among the interesting tidbits floating around the D-League Showcase in Reno, Nev., this week involved the possibility of the Rockets pairing Dwight Howard with Deron Williams in Houston -- an arrangement that now seems farfetched if not impossible. Remember that the thrust of the Nets' multiple..." January 10
Kidd says Deron is out through Saturday in Toronto, is questionable for London. Says decision will be made about London trip this weekend.
ESPN New York "There is no timetable for Brooklyn Nets point guard Deron Williams'return, according to coach Jason Kidd. “We’ll just take it day by day and see how he feels tomorrow,” Kidd said Wednesday morning. " January 08
New York Post "The pain and frustration got to the Nets’ Deron Williams last season. Williams could not jump, he could not dunk — minor points if you hang wallpaper for a living, big deals if you play basketball. So basketball player Deron Williams sought — and found — relief in cortisone shots and platelet rich..." January 08
NBA.com "Following an MRI on Monday, January 6, Brooklyn Nets guard Deron Williams was diagnosed with a sprained left ankle. Williams was treated with a cortisone shot in the ankle joint, as well as platelet rich plasma (PRP) injections into the lateral ligaments of the ankle. In addition, Williams..." January 07
Deron Williams is out tonight.
Game update: Deron Williams (left ankle) is a game time decision tonight vs Atlanta. #Nets
Deron Williams confirmed that he's dealing with an injury but didn't want to discuss it. It's clearly affecting his game.
Bleacher Report "Trading Deron Williams could save the Brooklyn Nets. To be sure, that doesn't include imminent title hopes. Those died long ago, when it first became clear Brook Lopez, Joe Johnson, Kevin Garnett, Paul Pierce, Jason Kidd and Williams weren't the championship composite Brooklyn hoped they would..." January 01
ESPN.com "Deron Williams is in disbelief over what has happened to the Brooklyn Nets. The Nets entered this season with championship dreams, but as Brooklyn's $98 million point guard put it, the 2013-14 campaign has quickly turned into a "nightmare." "I'm even surprised with this season, how it's..." December 26
New York Post "Ever since the Nets traded for Deron Williams in February 2011, their plan has been to build their team around Williams and an All-Star center. At first, that center was expected to be Dwight Howard. But once the protracted negotiations to acquire him from the Magic fell through, the Nets wound..." December 24
Sources confirm Rox & Nets discussed swap of Lin/Asik for DWill, as reported by @NotoriousOHM. Source: "Nothing came of it. ... seems dead."
New York Post "Yes, even in the sparkling new Barclays Center, there was plenty of dust flittering about Tuesday night. There will be plenty more on Thursday. Throat lumps and goose bumps and all manner of sentiment were coursing through the veins of the CeltNets, Paul Pierce and Kevin Garnett. With more to..." December 11
Deron will start. Kidd declines to say how much either will play in terms of a minutes limit.
Deron Williams and Paul Pierce returned to practice today. Terry and Kirilenko were out.
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