Deron Williams returns to starting role

Brant Tedeschi Feb 12th 1:14 PM EST.

Dallas Mavericks point guard, Deron Williams, returned to his familiar spot as the starting point guard.

Williams finished the night with 7 points, 4 assists, 3 steals in just 16 minutes. His minutes per game will rise as he gets his feet back under him.

Coach Rick Carlisle said it was an easy decision to put Williams back in the starting lineup because "D-Will is a better player". Yogi will go back to a bench role and still will see 20+ minutes per game.

Williams should be in starting lineups for the upcoming fantasy week and Yogi should still be considered a safe start since J.J. Barea is still sidelined with a calf injury.


Waiver Trends

More Trends
Deyonta Davis MEM C +0.00
Tyler Dorsey ATL SG +0.00
Isaiah Taylor ATL PG +0.00
Harry Giles SAC PF +0.00
Justin Patton MIN C +-0.06
Frank Jackson NO PG +-0.07
Frank Jackson NO PG -0.07
Justin Patton MIN C -0.06
Deyonta Davis MEM C 0.00
Tyler Dorsey ATL SG 0.00
Isaiah Taylor ATL PG 0.00
Harry Giles SAC PF 0.00

Player News

Video Highlights

Date Matchup Score
Jun 19 TEX@KC 1-4
Jun 19 TB@HOU 1-2
Jun 19 TB@HOU 1-2
Jun 19 STL@PHI 6-7
Jun 19 SEA@NYY 7-2
Jun 19 OAK@SD 2-4
Jun 19 NYM@COL 10-8
Jun 19 MIL@PIT 2-3
Jun 19 MIA@SF 6-3
Jun 19 LAD@CHC 3-4
Jun 19 LAD@CHC 2-1
Jun 19 LAD@CHC 3-4
Jun 19 LAD@CHC 2-1
Jun 19 DET@CIN 9-5
Jun 19 CWS@CLE 6-3