Derrick Williams RUMORS & NEWS

  • Sources: Derrick Williams reaches deal with Heat

    Yahoo! Sports "Free-agent forward Derrick Williams has agreed to a one-year, $5 million deal with the Miami Heat, league sources told The Vertical. After a productive season with the New York Knicks, Williams, 25, identified the opportunity that comes with a Miami organization that’s facing significant..." July 09

  • Derrick Williams, Kevin Seraphin, Lou Amundson and Cleanthony Early Reportedly Renounced by Knicks

    Bleacher Report "The New York Knicks reportedly renounced their rights to free-agent forward Derrick Williams on Friday, all but assuring his exit from the team after one season. Ian Begley of ESPN.com reported the news. Williams was one of four players (Kevin Seraphin, Lou Amundson and Cleanthony Early) the..." July 08

  • Sources: Knicks’ Derrick Williams to opt for free agency

    Yahoo! Sports "New York Knicks forward Derrick Williams has informed the franchise that he’ll become an unrestricted free agent this summer, league sources told The Vertical. Williams, 25, passed on his $4.6 million player option for the 2016-17 season, choosing to test the market, sources said." June 21

  • Derrick Williams, as weight of being No. 2 pick wanes, thriving with Knicks

    Pro Basketball Talk "What if Derrick Williams never faced the burden of being the No. 2 overall pick? He considers that question often. Would he have developed better on a winner picking lower in the 2011 draft? Would he be on his third team in five years? Would he have thrived without enormous..." April 01