HoopsHype Deron Williams Buzz Meter

by HoopsHype - Updated: October 30, 2014 | 09:05 AM

Tim Bontemps

Deron Williams summed things up after the Nets were blown out in Boston: "We just looked like crap out there." nyp.st/13gf2aK

Mike Mazzeo

Deron Williams shot 1-for-7 in the first half and had four turnovers. But he did play 39 minutes and was effective in spurts #Nets

Rod Boone

Deron: "They just pick-and-rolled us to death." #Nets

Rod Boone

Deron: "It’s never good to lose like this. But sh--, this sh-- opened our eyes up a little bit." #Nets

Rod Boone

Deron: "We just looked like crap out there." #Nets

Tim Bontemps

Deron Williams on #Nets defensive woes: "I don’t really have an answer for you on that one. We just looked like crap out there."

Scott Souza

#Celtics guard Avery Bradley: Me, Rajon and Marcus wanted to pick Deron Williams up full court and wear him down. I feel eventually we did.

Mike Mazzeo

Deron when asked about the D: We played like crap. ... it was embarrassing #Nets

Tim Bontemps

Deron Williams: "Anytime you're giving up that number of layups, effort is a problem."

Steve Bulpett

Marcus Smart rips off Deron Williams for 4th steal of game and goes in for layup. I repeat: You're going to love this kid.

Jay King

Marcus Smart picks a Deron Williams crossover, goes the other way for a layup. Man, that rookie can play him some defense.

Devin Kharpertian

Deron Williams just crossed himself up and it led to a layup for Marcus Smart.

Tim Bontemps

Deron Williams back in to start the fourth, along with Jarrett Jack, Alan Anderson, Mirza Teletovic and Cory Jefferson.

Devin Kharpertian

Rondo just tilted Deron Williams off the dribble.

Gary Washburn

Deron Williams has arrived at the party, 6 quick points as #nets cut #celtics lead to 75-56

Tim Bontemps

Deron Williams made a nice drive to the rim, and then his finger rolled bounced straight off the front of it. Sums up the night so far.

Jared Weiss

So hard to watch Deron Williams play...

Kaan Kural

Lionel Hollins etrafına bakıyor... Conley, Allen, Gasol yerine Deron, Bogdanoviç, Plumlee var... Eh savunma Memphis gibi olamıyor tabi.

Lenn Robbins

That was the clearest sign we've seen that @Deron Williams is healthy...a magnificent defensive play on Rondo. #Nets

Gary Washburn

Marcus Smart's first NBA basket is a steal on an inbounds pass to Deron Williams and dunk #celtics

Tim Bontemps

Your second quarter Nets lineup: Deron Williams, Jarrett Jack, Alan Anderson, Mirza Teletovic, Kevin Garnett.

Tim Bontemps

Nets have missed some open shots here early, but Deron Williams has looked very good. Already has six points.

Devin Kharpertian

Deron Williams coaxes a shooting foul. Nets go to the post for their guards on first two possessions.

Jay King

Not gonna lie, it was weird to see KG doing the football-hike-after-the-tip thing with Deron Williams.

Mike Mazzeo

Deron Williams is still wearing the tape on his right wrist/thumb as the 2014-15 season is underway #Nets

Tim Bontemps

Starting five are as expected: Deron Williams, Bojan Bogdanovic, Joe Johnson, Kevin Garnett and Mason Plumlee.

Lenn Robbins

#Celtics coach Brad Stevens says rookie Marcus Smart will have his hands full w Deron Williams or Jarrett Jack. #nets

Devin Kharpertian

So your opening night Nets starting lineup: Deron Williams, Bojan Bogdanovic, Joe Johnson, Kevin Garnett, Mason Plumlee.

Royce Young

Nets' Deron Williams: 'I can actually run, cut, jump, so it's different' cbsprt.co/1wFBeE5 http://t.co/V8LBN2S7qZ

Ohm Youngmisuk

Deron: 'Everybody's pretty much written me off' as said to Nets website es.pn/1sC6nnC

Andrew Keh

Deron hypothesized that if a writer returned from time off, he or she might make grammatical errors. Bondy responded, "I'm always on point."

Kurt Helin

Deron Williams: ‘Everybody’s pretty much written me off’ dlvr.it/7M7pJq

Devin Kharpertian

Deron Williams: “What pressure? Everybody’s pretty much written me off.” bkga.me/1Dtp3fQ

Mike Mazzeo

Brook Lopez, Andrei Kirilenko, Kevin Garnett and Deron Williams combined to miss 148 games last season #Nets

Marc Berman

Tim Bontemps' Brooklyn #Nets preview. Has them for 44 wins and Deron Williams playing on All-Star Sunday at MSG nyp.st/1DTyYNN

Devin Kharpertian

KG on Deron Williams: “You can tell he has a little edge this year."

Ohm Youngmisuk

Brook Lopez practiced non-contact according to Nets. Deron Williams went through a partial practice (rest day)

Alex Raskin

#Nets: Brook Lopez practiced non-contact today. Deron Williams participated in parts of practice (partial rest day).

Rod Boone

#Nets say Brook Lopez practiced non-contact today and Deron Williams participated in parts of practice. He has partial rest day.

Tim Bontemps

Brook Lopez did non-contact portion of practice today. Deron Williams participated "in parts of practice" as "partial rest day."

Stefan Bondy

Brook Lopez practiced non-contact today. Deron Williams participated in parts of practice (partial rest day).

Lang Greene

Pretty good read from the New York Post with Brooklyn head coach Lionel Hollins taking up for Deron Williams nypost.com/2014/10/26/ser…

Stefan Bondy

Deron Williams, Joe Johnson and Carmelo Anthony transformed their bodies to fit a transformed NBA nydn.us/1wyoRLY

Stefan Bondy

Deron Williams, Joe Johnson and Carmelo Anthony transformed their bodies to fit a transformed NBA nydn.us/1wyoRLY

Mike Mazzeo

Deron bristled when I asked him about the tape on his wrist/thumb he has been wearing during the preseason #Nets

Lang Greene

My All Redemption Quest team for 2014-15 NBA season PG: Deron Williams SG: O.J. Mayo SF: Carmelo Anthony PF: Josh Smith C: Roy Hibbert

Lang Greene

Looking to see if those offseason surgeries will get Deron Williams back to an All-Star level or is he in a permanent decline

Lang Greene

Expected more from the Deron Williams and Joe Johnson backcourt.

Jared Weiss

No Deron Williams, Joe Johnson or Kevin Garnett tonight for the #Nets.

Adi Joseph

I'm trying to rank players in the Atlantic Division and have no idea who to put second. Rondo, Brook, DeRozan, Lowry, Joe Johnson, Deron?