Deron Williams unlikely to play in return to Brooklyn Brooklyn Reader December 23, 2015 December 23, 2015, 12:33 pm Deron Williams left the Mavericks’ 103-99 Tuesday night loss to the Raptors with a strained left hamstring, leaving his status doubtful for tonight’s game against the Nets in Brooklyn. This wouldn’t be big news, except that this game would have been Williams’ first time back in Brooklyn since agreeing to a buyout this summer following five disappointing seasons with the Nets. Click here to view original web page at nba.nbcsports.com Want to write for us? We're looking for interns and experienced writers! Go here for more information.