Derrick Williams

Rubio, Williams Will Play In Rising Stars Game
Timberwolves rookies Ricky Rubio and Derrick Williams were each chosen to participate in the Rising Stars Challenge to be held during the All Star weekend on February 24 in Orlando, Florida. TNT analysts Charles Barkley and Shaquille O'Neal will chose the players for each team.
Grizzlies Down Timberwolves 85-80
The Timberwolves lost 85-80 at Memphis Wednesday night to snap their 3-game winning streak. J.J. Barea led the Wolves with 17 points and 6 assists, Derrick Williams added 13 points and 9 rebounds and Ricky Rubio chipped in 4 points, 1 assist and 7 rebounds in 28 minutes for Minnesota.
Timberwolves Sign Williams, Lee
The Timberwolves signed their first and 2nd round picks yesterday to multi-year contracts. Derrick Williams was the 2nd overall pick in the first round in June. The 6'8 240 forward is expected to primarily play small forward for the Wolves. He averaged 19.5 points and 8.3 rebounds a game pla…
T-Wolves Draft Williams; Make 6 Trades
The Timberwolves selected 6'8 forward Derrick Williams from Arizona with the 2nd overall pick in the NBA Draft Thursday night. Williams averaged 19 points and 8 rebounds a game in his final season at Arizona. Williams is considered a player that can play the small forward or power forward pos…
Timberwolves Get #2 Pick
The Timberwolves got the #2 pick in the NBA draft lottery Tuesday night. The event was held in Secaucus, New Jersey. The Wolves had the best odds of any team to get the #1 pick but Cleveland got it instead. Minnesota has dropped from the position they should have been drafting 8 times and have ne…