Deron Williams Wins In Turkish Debut Deron Williams scored 11 points and had five assists to help Besiktas to a 107-69 victory over Bandirma Kirmizi on Sunday
Nets All-Star Guard Deron Williams Arrives In IstanbulNew Jersey Nets point guard Deron Williams has arrived in Istanbul to start his stint with Turkish basketball team Besiktas.
Nets' Jordan Farmar Signs With Israeli Champions, Maccabi Tel AvivJordan Farmar just took a page out of Deron Williams' playbook. Farmar became the latest Nets player to head for the European leagues when he signed with Israeli champions Maccabi Tel Aviv on Wednesday.
Like Nets' Deron Williams, NBA Lockout Forces Dwight Howard To Consider Career OverseasNets guard Deron Williams has already decided to play basketball overseas. Because of the ongoing NBA lockout, another big NBA star could soon make the plunge.
Report: Nets' Deron Williams To Play For Turkey's Besiktas During LockoutNets point guard Deron Williams isn't going to let the NBA lockout stop him from playing pro basketball. According to Turkish sports news station NTV Spor, Williams will be playing overseas in 2011-12 while the league hammers out a labor deal.
Iverson Arrives In Istanbul For Turkish StintFormer NBA star Allen Iverson arrived in Istanbul on Monday to begin a stint with Turkish club Besiktas, promising to give fans "something they haven't seen before."
Iverson Headed To Turkey, Press Conference In NY FridayAllen Iverson has agreed in principle to a $4 million, two-year contract with the Turkish professional basketball team Besiktas.