Derrick Williams F  #22

Current Team: N/A

Born: May 25, 1991 (26 years old)

Birthplace: Bellflower, California (United States)

Nationality: United States

Height: 6-8 (203cm)     Weight: 240 (109kg)

Hand: Right

Twitter: @DWXXIII


Current NBA Status: Unrestricted Free Agent (Cleveland Cavaliers)

Current Agent: Brandon Rosenthal

Draft Entry: 2011 NBA Draft

Early Entry Info: 2011 Early Entrant

Drafted: Round 1, Pick 2, Minnesota Timberwolves

Pre-Draft Team: Arizona (So)

High School: La Mirada High School [La Mirada, California]

Derrick Williams News

Derrick Williams To Sign With Cavs For Remainder Of Season
Derrick Williams signed with the Cavaliers on Feb. 9 after being released by the Heat.

Shams Charania/The Vertical

Derrick Williams Expected To Sign With Cavs For Remainder Of Season
Derrick Williams is currently on his second 10-day contract.

Shams Charania/The Verical

Cavaliers To Sign Derrick Williams To 2nd 10-Day Contract
Derrick Williams has averaged 9.8 points and 3.0 rebounds in 22.9 minutes over four games with the Cavaliers.

Dave McMenamin/ESPN

Cavs To Sign Derrick Williams To 10-Day Contract
Derrick Williams averaged 5.9 points and 2.9 rebounds in 25 games (11 starts) for Miami this season.

Shams Charania/The Vertical

Heat To Release Derrick Williams, Sign Okaro White To Two-Year Deal
Okaro White is averaging 4.1 points and 2.6 rebounds in 16.4 minutes over nine games with the Heat.

Shams Charania/The Vertical

Derrick Williams, Heat Agree Upon One-Year, $5M Deal
Derrick Williams spent last season with the Knicks.

Adrian Wojnarowski/The Vertical

Heat Interested In Derrick Williams
Derrick Williams is a free agent after spending last season with the New York Knicks.

Ian Begley/ESPN

Derrick Williams Opts Out Of $4.6M Deal With Knicks
The Knicks have interest in signing Derrick Williams to a new deal.

Adrian Wojnarowski/The Vertical

Derrick Williams Confident Gamble On Himself Paid Off
Derrick Williams owns a player option with the Knicks worth $4.6 million.

Stefan Bondy/New York Daily News

Derrick Williams Agrees To Two-Year, $10M Deal With Knicks
The second year of Derrick Williams' deal is a player option.

Chris Broussard/ESPN

Derrick Williams To Receive Interest From Kings, Wizards, Rockets, Lakers, Heat, Suns, Knicks
Derrick Williams has been with the Kings since 2013 when he was traded by the Wolves.

Chris Broussard/ESPN

Kings, Pistons Discuss Josh Smith Trade
The Kings could send Jason Thompson and Derrick Williams as part of a trade package for Josh Smith.

Marc Stein/ESPN

Kings See Derrick Williams' Versatility As Asset, Not Detriment
Derrick Williams continues to be between positions at small forward and power forward.

Jason Jones/Sacramento Bee

Wolves Trade Derrick Williams To Kings For Luc Mbah a Moute
The Timberwolves and Kings have exchanged Derrick Williams for Luc Mbah a Moute.

RealGM Staff Report

Wolves Agree To Trade Derrick Williams To Kings For Mbah a Moute
Derrick Williams was the second overall pick of the 2011 NBA Draft.

Marc J. Spears/Yahoo! Sports

Kings Interested In Derrick Williams
Flip Saunders and Rick Adelman are believed to want to trade Derrick Williams for a veteran piece.

Chad Ford/ESPN

Wolves Make Derrick Williams, Alexey Shved Available In Trade Talks
The Wolves are making both Derrick Williams and Alexey Shved available via trade in exchange for veterans to help their win-now efforts.

Adrian Wojnarowski/Yahoo! Sports

Wolves Exercise Fourth-Year Options On Rubio, Derrick Williams
The Timberwolves have exercised its fourth-year options on Ricky Rubio and Derrick Williams.

RealGM Staff Report

Wolves To Pick Up 14-15 Option On Derrick Williams
Derrick Williams started 46 games last season filling in for Kevin Love at power forward.

Darren Wolfson, Nate Sandell/1500 ESPN

Timberwolves To Use Camp To Decide On Derrick Williams' Future
Derrick Williams has a team option on his contract for 2014-15 worth $6.3 million.

Darren Wolfson/1500 ESPN

Derrick Williams Credits Focus On Rebounding For Recent Strong Play
Derrick Williams said his recent play reflects a change in mentality.

Jerry Zgoda/Minneapolis Star Tribune

Timberwolves Assign Assistant Coach Shawn Respert To Work With Derrick Williams
Derrick Williams is still working to establish himself in the Timberwolves' rotation.

Associated Press

Source: Derrick Williams' Agent Inquires About Trade Possibility
Derrick Williams' agent has inquired about the possibility of being traded from the Minnesota Timberwolves.

Darren Wolfson/ESPN 1500

Lakers Receive Gasol Inquiries From Raptors, Wolves
The Lakers are telling teams that they will assess the roster upon the return of Steve Nash and not explore Pau Gasol trades until then.

Marc Stein/ESPN

Derrick Williams Goes From Starter To DNP
Derrick Williams went from starting at power forward to not playing a single minute in Wednesday's game.

Jerry Zgoda/Star Tribune

Wolves Hope Derrick Williams Feels Challenged By Kirilenko Signing
David Kahn acknowledged that Derrick Williams will have to improve his play in order to receive more playing time in his second season.

Kent Youngblood/Minneapolis Star Tribune

Adelman Questions Whether Derrick Williams Can Play Small Forward
Minnesota is experimenting with Derrick Williams at small forward during the Las Vegas Summer League.

Jerry Zgoda/Minneapolis Star Tribune

Derrick Williams Underwent Nasal Surgery, Procedure Should Benefit Breathing, Endurance
Derrick Williams recently underwent surgery to repair a septum deviation and several fractures in his nose.

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Wolves Considered Offering Derrick Williams, Webster In Batum Sign-And-Trade
The Wolves considered offering Derrick Williams and Martell Webster to the Blazers in a sign-and-trade to ensure they would land Nicolas Batum.

Adrian Wojnarowski/Yahoo! Sports (via Twitter)

Wolves Pursuing Trade For Pau Gasol
The Wolves are pursuing Pau Gasol and are offering Derrick Williams in the process.


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