Brooklyn, NY (Sports Network) - The Brooklyn Nets will be without guard Deron
Williams through the All-Star break because of ankle problems.
Williams will not play in Monday's contest at Indiana or when the Nets host
the Denver Nuggets on Wednesday, as he is trying to recover from synovitis in
both of his ankles, an injury that causes inflammation in the joint linings.
The 28-year-old received platelet rich plasma treatment on both of his ankles
earlier Monday, but is expected to return after this weekend's All-Star
In 50 games this season, Williams has averaged 16.7 points and 7.6 assists per
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