Lou Williams RUMORS & NEWS

  • Lou Williams' contract with Clippers will create ripple effect beyond LA

    Sporting News "In the latest off-brand roster move that wasn’t terrible, the Clippers locked up Lou Williams to a three-year, $24 million extension (team option in year three) ahead of this season's trade deadline. The extension was seen a blessing for someone like Williams, who has played for five teams..." March 26

  • Clippers! Lou Williams is the clear favorite for sixth man of the year award

    Los Angeles Times "Lou Williams should be crowned the NBA's sixth man of the year award winner for the second time in his career. His numbers say the Clippers guard has stood out among the top reserves in the league and that Williams should be the clear choice. But it's more than just the stats that tell..." March 08

  • Clippers' Lou Williams reportedly signs 3-year, $24M extension

    CBS Sports "Lou Williams has had a phenomenal season. In fact, it's pretty clearly been the best season of his career. He's averaging 23.3 points and 5.3 assists per game -- each of which would be career-highs -- and shooting 38 percent from 3. He came up just short of making his first All-Star Game, but..." February 07

  • Lou Williams, Clippers nearing extension before trade deadline

    ESPN "Extension discussions between guard Lou Williams and the LA Clippers have gathered significant momentum, and a new contract is within reach before Thursday afternoon's NBA trade deadline, league sources told ESPN. Rival teams were increasingly resigned late Tuesday night that Williams, 31, was..." February 07

  • Celtics Reportedly Pursuing Williams, Evans

    Hoops Rumors "The Celtics reached an agreement with center Greg Monroe on a one-year, $5MM pact on Friday but the team is not done searching for scoring options off the bench, Steve Bulpett of the Boston Herald reports. Citing two Western Conference sources, Bulpett writes that the Celtics’ top two targets..." February 03

  • Sixers Express Interest In Lou Williams

    Hoops Rumors "With the 76ers exploring ways to upgrade their backcourt, former Sixer Lou Williams is among the players on the club’s radar, league sources tell Michael Scotto of The Athletic. According to Scotto, Philadelphia has expressed interest in Williams. We heard earlier in the week that Tyreke Evans..." February 02

  • Lou Williams Talks About Breaking Up With 1 of His 2 Girlfriends

    Complex "When you hear the name Lou Williams, what’s one of the first things that comes to mind? Despite the stellar NBA career he’s put together since first entering the league back in 2005, it’s probably not his 12.8 points per game career scoring average. It’s also probably not the fact that he’s spent..." February 01

  • Report: Clippers, Lou Williams talking contract extension

    Larry Brown Sports "Lou Williams’ name has come up in trade rumors, but that apparently has not stopped him and the Los Angeles Clippers from talking about a contract extension. While appearing during ESPN’s broadcast of the Knicks-Celtics game Wednesday, ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski reported that the Clippers are..." February 01

  • Clippers Looking To Move Jordan, Williams

    Hoops Rumors "The Clippers will continue to pursue trades for DeAndre Jordan and Lou Williams following their blockbuster deal with the Pistons, Adrian Wojnarowski of ESPN tweets. The Clippers shipped power forward Blake Griffin to the Pistons in a stunning move on Monday involving five other players and draft..." January 29

  • Doc Rivers speaks out on trade rumors involving Lou Williams, DeAndre Jordan

    Clutch Points "Rumors about the L.A. Clippers possibly dealing Lou Williams and DeAndre Jordan before the trade deadline are heating up by the day. Both have been quite the commodity, with Williams being a dangerous streaky shooter and a scoring machine, while Jordan is one of the league’s best rebounders and..." January 25

  • Lou Williams unimpressed about All-Star snub

    Clutch Points "Even if you’re not an L.A. Clippers fan, the exclusion of star shooting guard Lou Williams from the 2018 NBA All-Star Game just doesn’t seem right whatsoever. For Williams himself, he only needed to use three characters on his official Twitter account Tuesday to express his feelings towards being..." January 23

  • Trade chip or asset? Lou Williams' All-Star caliber play catches Clippers at crossroads

    USA Today "Lou Williams knows he’s an anomaly. The 31-year-old guard who has made this post-Chris Paul season so much fun for the Los Angeles Clippers (23-22) and whose All-Star level play has them in playoff position despite a slew of injuries, knows why people can’t process what he’s doing. Players..." January 23

  • Lou Williams lobbies for 1st All-Star nod: 'Honestly, I deserve it'

    Los Angeles Times "Lou Williams has led the NBA in scoring over a 14-game span since Dec. 22, averaging 30.1 points per game. His outstanding play has lifted the Clippers during their down times, and now he hopes he will be rewarded by being chosen as a reserve on the Western Conference All-Star team. The coaches..." January 21

  • Cavs interested in Lou Williams, have offered J.R. Smith, Thompson

    CBS Sports "The Cavaliers are struggling this season and the front office apparently thinks it's more than just their usual January swoon. They've been linked in trade rumors involving the Kings' George Hill and the Clippers' DeAndre Jordan already. Now, they've been linked to another guard and one that can..." January 19

  • Trade Packages and Landing Spots for LA Clippers Guard Lou Williams

    Bleacher Report "Lou Williams has shot his way into the NBA limelight. Now a two-time winner of the Western Conference's Player of the Week award during the 2017-18 campaign, the flame-throwing guard is averaging 23.1 points, 2.5 rebounds and 4.9 assists while shooting 44.8 percent from the field, 41.4 percent..." January 16

  • Lou Williams in talks with team about contract extension

    Clutch Points "The LA Clippers went into Oracle Arena on Wednesday night with five starting caliber players out due to injury to take on the defending NBA Champions without Stephen Curry and Klay Thompson. Without Blake Griffin, Patrick Beverley, Danilo Gallinari, Austin Rivers, and Milos Teodosic out, as well..." January 11

  • Blake Griffin, Lou Williams click together to form Clippers’ one-two punch

    Orange County Register "Although the results were mixed, the Clippers learned to play together without Blake Griffin while he was sidelined for 14 games because of a sprained left knee. They won six games without Griffin, their leading scorer and their second-leading rebounder and playmaker. If there were any..." January 02

  • Lou Williams, Danilo Gallinari out, Austin Rivers will play vs. Spurs

    Clutch Points "The L.A. Clippers will have Austin Rivers back in the lineup against the San Antonio Spurs after a two-game absence. However, leading scorer Lou Williams will miss out due to a left foot sprain. Meanwhile, forwards Danilo Gallinari and Wes Johnson are also out, per Clutch Points’ Tomer..." December 18