Derrick Williams News Archive
Williams finished with 22 points (9-16 FG, 2-4 3Pt, 2-4 FT), six rebounds and three assists in 34 minutes off the bench during Wednesday's win over the Lakers.
Williams scored 20 points (6-12 FG, 1-4 3Pt, 7-9 FT) with two assists and a steal in 29 minutes off the bench Monday.
Williams will start at power forward Sunday in Denver, the Sacramento Bee reports.
Williams responded to coach George Karl's criticism of his rebounding by grabbing eight rebounds in Tuesday's win over the Timberwolves. Williams also put up 18 points (8-12 FG, 0-2 3Pt, 2-4 FT), one assist, and one block in 31 minutes off the bench.
Williams was called out by coach George Karl after Sunday's loss to the Jazz for his lack of rebounding, Cowbell Kingdom reports. Williams finished the game with nine points, two steals, one three-pointer, and zero rebounds, assists, or blocks in 26 minutes. "You shouldn't be playing 20 minutes a night and not getting a rebound," Karl said. "A coke machine can get a rebound in 20 minutes."