Deron Williams PG  #8

Current Team: N/A

Born: Jun 26, 1984 (33 years old)

Birthplace: Parkersburg, West Virginia (United States)

Nationality: United States

Height: 6-3 (191cm)     Weight: 200 (91kg)

Hand: Right


Twitter: @deronwilliams


Current NBA Status: Unrestricted Free Agent (Cleveland Cavaliers)

Current Agent: Jeff Schwartz

Draft Entry: 2005 NBA Draft

Early Entry Info: 2005 Early Entrant

Drafted: Round 1, Pick 3, Utah Jazz

Pre-Draft Team: Illinois (Jr)

High School: The Colony High School [The Colony, Texas]

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Deron Williams Intrigued By Finishing Career Back With Utah
Deron Williams, who was drafted by the Jazz in 2005, still maintains a home in the Salt Lake City area.

Tim MacMahon/ESPN

Deron Williams Commits To Signing With Cavaliers
Deron Williams also considered signing with the Jazz.

Shams Charania/The Vertical

Mavericks Waive Deron Williams, Expected To Sign With Cavaliers
The Mavericks have waived Deron Williams.

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Deron Williams Could Agree To Buyout With Mavs
The Mavericks would like to give Yogi Ferrell an extended look as their starting point guard.

Tim MacMahon/ESPN

Jazz Reach Out To Mavs On Trading For Deron Williams
Deron Williams was traded by the Jazz in 2011 to the Nets.

Tim MacMahon, Marc Stein/ESPN

Cavaliers Interested In Jose Calderon, Andrew Bogut
The Cavs know trading for Jose Calderon, Andrew Bogut or Deron Williams is highly unlikely given Cleveland's various salary-cap and asset limitations.

Marc Stein/ESPN

Cavs Could Consider Deron Williams, Baron Davis
The Cavaliers have interest in Deron Williams, who is in the final season of his deal with the Dallas Mavericks and is making $9 million.

Sam Amick/USA Today

Deron Williams Agrees To One-Year, $10M Deal With Mavs
Deron Williams has agreed to re-sign with the Dallas Mavericks on a one-year deal.

Marc Stein/ESPN

Deron Williams Would Like To Re-Sign With Mavs
Deron Williams will decline his $5.6 million player option for next season with the Mavs.

Earl K. Snead/

Deron Williams Intends to Decline 2016-17 Player Option, Become Free Agent
Williams agreed to a buyout of the final two seasons of his contract with the Brooklyn Nets last July and signed with the Mavericks, averaging 14.1 points, 5.8 rebounds and 2.9 rebounds per game this season.

Tim McMahon / ESPN

Deron Williams Questioned Whether He Wanted To Keep Playing Basketball
Deron Williams' seasons with the Nets were frustrating, shattering his confidence after he was unable to carry the franchise.

Michael Lee/Yahoo! Sports

Deron Williams' Struggles With Nets Both Physical, Mental
Deron Williams is getting a fresh start this season with the Mavericks.

Ken Berger/CBS Sports

Deron Williams Excited For Fresh Start With Mavs
Deron Williams had a difficult tenure with the Nets and is looking forward to a new beginning playing for his hometown Mavericks.

Earl K. Sneed/

Deron Williams Signs Two-Year, $10M Deal With Mavericks
Deron Williams grew up in the Dallas area and considered signing with the franchise in 2012.

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Deron Williams, Nets Agree Upon Buyout; Will Sign With Mavs
Deron Williams will sign a two-year, $5 million deal with the Mavericks.

David Aldridge/

Deron Williams Discusses Buyout With Nets, Wants To Play For Mavs
Deron Williams has two seasons and $43.3 million remaining on his contract with the Nets.

Marc Stein/ESPN

Nets Won't Waive Deron Williams Using Buyout Or Stretch Provision
Billy King said the Nets will not waive Deron Williams through a buyout or stretch provision.

Mike Mazzeo/ESPN

Nets Not Interested In Using Stretch Provision On Deron Williams
Deron Williams has not been as productive as the Nets were expecting when they re-signed him on a max contract in 2013.

David Aldridge/

Hollins: Deron Williams No Longer Franchise Player
Deron Williams is owed $21 million next season and $22.3 million in 2016-17, assuming he does not opt out of the final year of his contract.

Mike Mazzeo/ESPN

Paul Pierce Believes Deron Williams Didn't Want MVP Pressure, Nets' Vets Lacked Drive
Paul Pierce believes the Nets' veterans lacked the drive to elevate the team with he and Kevin Garnett as older players.

Jackie MacMullan/ESPN

Deron Williams Out Indefinitely With Rib Fracture
The Nets will reevaluate Deron Williams' injury in one week.

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Nets, Kings Cool Trade Talks With Mason Plumlee Not Available
The Kings hoped being willing to take on Deron Williams would help get a deal done for Mason Plumlee.

Chris Broussard/ESPN

Kings, Nets Discussing Deron Williams Trade
The Kings and Nets are discussing a deal centered on Deron Williams.

Adrian Wojnarowski/Yahoo! Sports

Nets Make Deron Williams, Brook Lopez, Joe Johnson Available
The Nets hope to eventually to construct a deal or two that bring back sufficient talent that enables them to remain a playoff team.

Marc Stein, Ohm Youngmisuk/ESPN

Deron Williams, Stephen Curry Named NBA Players Of Week
Deron Williams led the Nets to a 3-1 week.

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Deron Williams: Haven't Spoken To Jason Kidd Since He Left Nets
Deron Williams and Jason Kidd had a close relationship at one point.

Tim Bontemps/New York Post

Deron Williams Finds Living In New York 'Challenging'
Deron Williams has lived in the New York area since 2011 when he was traded to the Nets by the Jazz, but he recently expressed being displeased with his life in the area.

Charles Curtis/Star-Ledger

Deron Williams Undergoes Successful Surgery On Both Ankles
Deron Williams is expected to be back for the beginning of training camp.

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Deron Williams To Undergo Surgery On Both Ankles
Deron Williams appeared in 64 games this season.

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Team USA Announces 28-Man Initial Roster
Team USA announced their 28-man initial roster for 2014-2016.

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