|May 27 2:28 PM PT3:28 PM MT4:28 PM CT5:28 PM ET21:28 GMT5:28 2:28 PM MST4:28 PM EST1:28 UAE (+1)23:2817:28 ET4:28 PM CT20:28 - Williams has had surgery on both ankles and the Brooklyn Nets say their point guard should be ready for the start of training camp.
Analysis: Williams had arthroscopic surgery Tuesday to remove spurs from the front and back of his left ankle. Also, a loose bone fragment was removed from his right ankle.
|May 22 12:39 PM PT1:39 PM MT2:39 PM CT3:39 PM ET19:39 GMT3:39 12:39 PM MST2:39 PM EST23:39 UAE21:3915:39 ET2:39 PM CT18:39 - Williams will have surgery next week on both ankles, which have plagued him the last two seasons.
Analysis: The Nets say the surgery will take place Tuesday and be performed by team foot and ankle specialist Dr. Martin O'Malley. O'Malley says Thursday in a statement that Williams will have a bone chip removed from his right ankle, and spurs will be removed from the front and back of the left ankle.
|Apr. 11 2:24 PM PT3:24 PM MT4:24 PM CT5:24 PM ET21:24 GMT5:24 2:24 PM MST4:24 PM EST1:24 UAE (+1)23:2417:24 ET4:24 PM CT20:24 - The Brooklyn Nets were without Williams for their game against the Atlanta Hawks on Friday night.
Analysis: Williams was out with what coach Jason Kidd said was right patella tendinitis.
|Mar. 25 9:53 PM PT10:53 PM MT11:53 PM CT12:53 AM ET4:53 GMT12:53 9:53 PM MST11:53 PM EST8:53 UAE05:530:53 ET10:53 PM CT3:53 - Williams scored 23 in Monday's loss at New Orleans.
Analysis: Williams, who had five assists, is averaging 6.3 for his lowest mark since averaging 4.5 as a rookie for Utah in 2005-06.
|Mar. 20 9:19 PM PT10:19 PM MT11:19 PM CT12:19 AM ET4:19 GMT12:19 9:19 PM MST11:19 PM EST8:19 UAE05:190:19 ET10:19 PM CT3:19 - Williams had 25 points and eight assists in Wednesday's win over Charlotte.
Analysis: Williams has come on strong over the last two games, posting a combined 53 points while shooting 19 of 28 (67.9 percent). He could be huge down the stretch if he can keep it up.
|Mar. 18 9:21 PM PT10:21 PM MT11:21 PM CT12:21 AM ET4:21 GMT12:21 9:21 PM MST11:21 PM EST8:21 UAE05:210:21 ET10:21 PM CT3:21 - Williams had 28 points while hitting 11 of 13 from the field in the Nets' 108-95 win over Phoenix on Monday.
Analysis: Williams' performance was among his best of the season. He's averaging 14.3 points on the season.
|Mar. 15 7:31 PM PT8:31 PM MT9:31 PM CT10:31 PM ET2:31 GMT10:31 7:31 PM MST9:31 PM EST6:31 UAE (+1)03:3122:31 ET8:31 PM CT1:31 - Williams had 14 points and seven assists Saturday.
Analysis: Williams was badly outplayed by the sizzling 33-point effort of John Wall and showing he is no longer an elite fantasy option at point guard.
|Mar. 7 6:51 PM PT7:51 PM MT8:51 PM CT9:51 PM ET2:51 GMT10:51 7:51 PM MST9:51 PM EST6:51 UAE (+1)03:5121:51 ET8:51 PM CT1:51 - Williams scored 20 points Friday for Brooklyn.
Analysis: Williams only managed four assists and that hurt fantasy owners.
|Mar. 3 8:56 PM PT9:56 PM MT10:56 PM CT11:56 PM ET4:56 GMT12:56 9:56 PM MST11:56 PM EST8:56 UAE05:5623:56 ET10:56 PM CT3:56 - Williams had 20 points and six assists in Monday's 96-80 win over Chicago.
Analysis: Williams has recently shown glimpses of his All-Star form, posting at least 20 points in three of his last six games.
|Feb. 28 9:44 PM PT10:44 PM MT11:44 PM CT12:44 AM ET5:44 GMT13:44 10:44 PM MST12:44 AM EST9:44 UAE06:440:44 ET11:44 PM CT4:44 - Williams had nine points and five assists as the Brooklyn Nets rebounded from their worst loss more than 10 years by routing the slumping Denver Nuggets 112-89 on Thursday night.
Analysis: Don't blame Williams. With this lopsided score, no one was going to have a big fantasy night. The Nuggets' non-competitive ways cost Nets' fantasy owners.
|Feb. 27 9:46 PM PT10:46 PM MT11:46 PM CT12:46 AM ET5:46 GMT13:46 10:46 PM MST12:46 AM EST9:46 UAE06:460:46 ET11:46 PM CT4:46 - Williams had a team-high 12 points and three assists in a 124-80 loss to Portland.
Analysis: Williams really let down fantasy owners with this terrible effort and will try to fare better Thursday at Denver.
|Jan. 6 2:04 PM PT3:04 PM MT4:04 PM CT5:04 PM ET22:04 GMT6:04 3:04 PM MST5:04 PM EST2:04 UAE (+1)23:0417:04 ET4:04 PM CT20:04 - Williams returned to the Brooklyn Nets in a reserve role Monday.
Analysis: Williams sat out the past five games after receiving treatment on his ankles. He has missed 16 games this season because of ankle problems.
|Jan. 5 9:32 PM PT10:32 PM MT11:32 PM CT12:32 AM ET5:32 GMT13:32 10:32 PM MST12:32 AM EST9:32 UAE06:320:32 ET11:32 PM CT3:32 - Williams had 21 points Saturday in an 89-82 win over the Cavs.
Analysis: Williams only had six assists so clearly coach Jason Kidd's tutelage isn't helping that part of his game.
|Jan. 3 11:13 PM PT12:13 AM MT1:13 AM CT2:13 AM ET7:13 GMT15:13 12:13 AM MST2:13 AM EST11:13 UAE08:132:13 ET1:13 AM CT5:13 - Williams had a season-high 29 points in the Nets' 95-93 comeback victory over Oklahoma City on Thursday night.
Analysis: The Brooklyn point guard made 10 of 17 shots and 6 of 9 from 3-point range. He had been held to nine points in three of his previous five games.
|Jan. 1 9:35 PM PT10:35 PM MT11:35 PM CT12:35 AM ET5:35 GMT13:35 10:35 PM MST12:35 AM EST9:35 UAE06:350:35 ET11:35 PM CT3:35 - Williams had nine points and six assists in a 113-92 loss to the Spurs on Tuesday night.
Analysis: A terrible fantasy season took a turn for the worse somehow for Williams, who hasn't been good and probably should be on the fantasy trading block.
|Dec. 20 8:39 PM PT9:39 PM MT10:39 PM CT11:39 PM ET4:39 GMT12:39 9:39 PM MST11:39 PM EST8:39 UAE05:3923:39 ET10:39 PM CT2:39 - Williams had 17 points and 14 assists for the Nets in Friday's OT loss to the Sixers.
Analysis: Make it three straight double-doubles for the surging Williams.
|Dec. 11 9:24 PM PT10:24 PM MT11:24 PM CT12:24 AM ET5:24 GMT13:24 10:24 PM MST12:24 AM EST9:24 UAE06:240:24 ET11:24 PM CT3:24 - Williams scored a season-high 25 points as he played for the first time in nearly three weeks in Tuesday's victory over Boston.
Analysis: Williams was clearly a difference maker for the Nets, who shot a season-high 55.7 percent from the field with their point guard back in the lineup. He was 10 of 16 from the field and also had seven assists.
|Dec. 10 2:58 PM PT3:58 PM MT4:58 PM CT5:58 PM ET22:58 GMT6:58 3:58 PM MST5:58 PM EST2:58 UAE (+1)23:5817:58 ET4:58 PM CT20:58 - Williams and Paul Pierce returned to the Brooklyn Nets against Boston, with Pierce coming off the bench against his former team after a quick return from a broken right hand.
Analysis: Williams was in the starting lineup for his first game since spraining his left ankle again on Nov. 20 against Charlotte. He has missed the past nine games and played in just nine so far this season.
|Nov. 22 10:11 AM PT11:11 AM MT12:11 PM CT1:11 PM ET18:11 GMT2:11 11:11 AM MST1:11 PM EST22:11 UAE19:1113:11 ET12:11 PM CT16:11 - Williams remains out with an ankle injury.
Analysis: Williams re-injured his left ankle against Charlotte on Nov. 20 and hasn't been back since for the sliding Nets
|Nov. 15 5:53 PM PT6:53 PM MT7:53 PM CT8:53 PM ET1:53 GMT9:53 6:53 PM MST8:53 PM EST5:53 UAE (+1)02:5320:53 ET7:53 PM CT23:53 - Nets coach Jason Kidd says Williams will play Wednesday night against the Charlotte Bobcats. Williams has missed the past two games with a sprained ankle.
Analysis: Kidd says ''it will be good to get him going.'' The Nets won't go straight to Williams, but Kidd says they'll ''let him get his energy back and let him get up and down the court a bit first. Once he gets going, we want him to be aggressive and set the tone.''
|Sep. 18 1:12 PM PT2:12 PM MT3:12 PM CT4:12 PM ET20:12 GMT4:12 1:12 PM MST3:12 PM EST0:12 UAE (+1)22:1216:12 ET3:12 PM CT19:12 - Williams has a sprained right ankle and a bone bruise, but the Brooklyn Nets say their point guard will be ready for the start of training camp.
Analysis: The Nets said Wednesday that Williams was hurt recently while working out in Utah and is wearing a walking boot. Brooklyn has its first practice Oct. 1 at Duke University.
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