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Deron Williams
Deron Williams
Position: G
Born: 06/26/84
Height: 6-3 / 1.91
Weight:210 lbs. / 95.3 kg.
Salary: $5,378,974

Joe Johnson trade not happening?

Even before the Nets pursued buyout talks with Deron Williams, ownership and management were always lukewarm about dealing Joe Johnson. As one league source told NetsDaily, the Nets were never aggressively marketing the 6’8″ swingman. The preference was always to dump Williams. There may have been perfunctory talks with Memphis and Cleveland, based on LeBron James desire to add him to the Cavs mix after an injury-marred post-season had deprived them of scoring power, but as far as pushing him and his $24.9 million contract, it wasn’t a top priority. Getting rid of D-Will was.
via NetsDaily
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On playing it cautious with both Parsons and Matthews, and if they will be ready for the start of the season: Cuban: “My doctors say yes, but my doctors change their minds. That’s why we have them. To me the key was building the foundation of guys that can play together for a long time. I didn’t want to do one-year guys. Now obviously Deron Williams has a player option, but the goal is not to repeat what we did in the O.J. Mayo year and the Darren Collison.”
via Dallas Morning News