3:13 PM EDT, Mon May 22, 2017
Akron Beacon Journal

Cavaliers report: Deron Williams shakes off confidence issues, finds his stride after rough two months

INDIANAPOLIS: Deron Williams admitted he felt pressure joining the defending NBA champion Cavaliers.A starter since his second year in the league in 2006-07, he acknowledged the blow to his confidence that accompanied a new role coming off the bench.Even after 12 seasons in the NBA and two stints with LeBron James in the Olympics, the 33-year-old point guard might have had no idea what was in store when he signed with the Cavs on Feb. 27.Especially how long it would take him to feel comfortable, to play like a three-time All-Star again.Fortunately for the Cavs, Williams appears to be hitting...

Brooklyn Nets get ready for old friend Deron Williams

Brooklyn Nets forward Thaddeus Young talks about the team's upcoming match up with the Dallas Mavericks and former teammate Deron Williams.