• by Elliott Smith | Staff Writer

    Knicks add size by signing PF Derrick Williams

    The Knicks continued their roster makeover Thursday with the addition of power forward Derrick Williams, the team announced. Williams, who signed a two-year, $10 million contract, averaged 8.3 points and 2.7 rebounds over 19.8 minutes in 74 games with the Kings last season. The No. 2 overall pick in the 2011 draft, Williams has struggled to find the right role in the NBA.

  • by Shawn Krest | CBSSports.com

    Report: Knicks sign Derrick Williams to two-year deal

    The Knicks signed free agent power forward Derrick Williams to a two-year, $10 million contract, according to a report by the Associated Press. Williams averaged 8.3 points and 2.7 rebounds with the Kings last season.

  • by Marty Gitlin | CBSSports.com

    Report: F Derrick Williams set to meet with Knicks

    The Knicks will meet with disappointing forward Derrick Williams on Friday, a league source has told Sheridan Hoops. Williams was taken No. 2 overall by Minnesota in 2011, but has not performed up to expectations. He averaged 8.3 points in just under 20 minutes per game for Sacramento last season.

  • by Marty Gitlin | CBSSports.com

    Report: Kings decline qualifying offer on F Derrick Williams

    The Kings will not issue a qualifying offer to disappointing forward Derrick Williams, according to KHTK Sports Radio. He will become an unrestricted free agent. The second overall pick in the 2011 draft is likely to land on his third team after averaging 8.3 points in 20 minutes per game for Sacramento last season. He did shoot a career-best 44.7 percent from the field, but was called out by George Karl for his inconsistency.

  • by Brandon Wise | Staff Writer

    Kings coach Karl wants to see consistent production from Derrick Williams

    New Kings coach George Karl is hoping to see more production from big man Derrick Williams, according to the Sacramento Bee . The former No. 2 overall pick is averaging 6.9 points and 2.6 rebounds in 49 games this year. "Derrick is one of our more skilled players, and we're trying to figure out how he fits with the team," Karl said. "I thought that he and Andre Miller had chemistry together (Sunday). As a coaching staff, we feel that we should try and get more out of him, and more consistent value." Williams was able to score 18 points in 23 minutes Sunday for the Kings. "I know (Karl) wants to play fast, depending on the matchups and things like that," Williams said. "Most of the time when I'm playing (power forward), I'm quicker than guys at (that position). Just trying to get into transition, try to get easy baskets, things like that."

  • by R.J. White | CBSSports.com

    Kings PF Derrick Williams scores 11 points vs. Bucks

    Kings power forward Derrick Williams scored 11 points on 3 of 7 shooting in his team's 111-103 loss to the Bucks Wednesday. Williams missed Tuesday's game due to an ankle injury but upgraded to probable before gametime Wednesday. He saw 31 minutes of action off the bench while tallying four rebounds, three assist and one steal. The Kings enter the All-Star break with a 1-5 record in February.

  • by Sean d'Oliveira | CBSSports.com

    Report: Kings' Derrick Williams will attempt to play Wednesday

    Kings forward Derrick Williams will try to play in Wednesday's game at Milwaukee, reports The Sacramento Bee. Williams missed Tuesday's contest due to an ankle injury. He was recently upgraded from questionable to probable for Wednesday's game, the team announced. In 43 games, Williams is averaging 6.5 points and 2.6 rebounds. The Kings are 10-point underdogs.

  • by Igor Mello | CBSSports.com

    Kings rule Darren Collison out vs. Bucks; Derrick Williams questionable

    The Kings have ruled guard Darren Collison out for Wednesday's contest against Milwaukee because of a right hip flexor strain, reports CowbellKingdom.com. Forward Derrick Williams remains questionable for the game. Williams has appeared in just one of Sacramento's last three games. He is averaging 6.5 points and 2.6 rebounds per game this season. Collison will now have missed four straight games with the ailment, and with the All-Star break approaching, he's due for some much-needed rest. Ramon Sessions will likely get the start at point guard while he remains sidelined. Sacramento won't play again until Feb. 20 against Boston. Sacramento is a 10-point underdog at Milwaukee, per VegasInsider.com.

  • by R.J. White | CBSSports.com

    Kings PF Derrick Williams (ankle) out Tuesday

    Kings power forward Derrick Williams will not play Tuesday due to an ankle injury, News10 Sacramento reports. According to the team, Williams tripped over a cord during pregame and sprained hi right ankle. Williams' playing time in recent games has been spotty, as he saw 29 minutes of action Sunday after sitting out his team's previous game. He's missing his third game in the Kings' last six. Williams has averaged 6.5 points and 2.6 rebounds in 43 games.

  • by Igor Mello | CBSSports.com

    Kings willing to part ways with Nik Stauskas for frontcourt help

    The Kings are willing to part ways with rookie guard Nik Stauskas in exchange for frontcourt help to find a compliment to big man DeMarcus Cousins, reports CBS Sports NBA Insider Ken Berger on Wednesday. Sacramento also has the expiring contracts of Derrick Williams and Reggie Evans to include in such a deal, per the report. The Kings have also shopped forward Jason Thompson around, but a deal involving Thompson would likely happen separately to Stauskas. Stauskas, the No. 8 overall pick in this year's draft, is averaging 3.6 points and 1.1 rebounds while logging 14.1 minutes through his first 38 games.