In just three games with his new team, Deron Williams has left a huge impact on the New Jersey Nets.
Regardless of the 0-3 record in those games, the Nets are playing an exciting style of basketball that they haven’t shown since the days of Jason Kidd.
Though the Nets still may be a piece or two away from being a regular contender in the Eastern Conference, Williams is the first of hopefully several marquee names Mikhail Prokhorov plans will lead the Nets into Brooklyn.
There will be much anticipation on whether Williams will sign an extension in New Jersey/Brooklyn. However, for at least one season, Williams will try to lead the Nets back to their winning ways.
Here are five reasons the Nets are a better team with Deron.