Deron Williams: Mark Cuban's absence at meeting sealed my decision

Monday October 8th, 2012

For the first time, Brooklyn Nets point guard Deron Williams has given some specific insight into what caused him to pass up his hometown Dallas Mavericks and remain with the Nets for their move to Brooklyn over the summer. According to a Tweet from The New York Times' Howard Beck, it has a lot to do with the Mavericks' famous owner.

according to Stefan Bondy New York Daily News
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