|Mar. 14 1:17 PM PT2:17 PM MT3:17 PM CT4:17 PM ET20:17 GMT4:17 1:17 PM MST3:17 PM EST0:17 UAE (+1)21:1716:17 ET2:17 PM CT19:17 - Portland Trail Blazers center Joel Freeland and Detroit Pistons forward Williams were suspended one game without pay by the NBA on Saturday for head-butting each other.
Analysis: The incident occurred with 1:15 left in the Trail Blazers' 118-99 home victory Friday night. Williams sat out Saturday night in Utah, and Freeland will serve his suspension Sunday in Toronto.
|Feb. 24 5:08 PM PT6:08 PM MT7:08 PM CT8:08 PM ET1:08 GMT9:08 6:08 PM MST8:08 PM EST5:08 UAE (+1)02:0820:08 ET7:08 PM CT0:08 - The Pistons picked up forward Shawne Williams on Tuesday.
Analysis: Williams doesn't have any fantasy value.
|Feb. 19 11:53 AM PT12:53 PM MT1:53 PM CT2:53 PM ET19:53 GMT3:53 12:53 PM MST2:53 PM EST23:53 UAE20:5314:53 ET1:53 PM CT17:53 - A person with knowledge of the trade says Goran Dragic has been sent to the Miami Heat by the Phoenix Suns in a deal that also involves the New Orleans Pelicans. Miami sent Norris Cole, Justin Hamilton, Danny Granger and Williams to the Suns, the person says, adding that Phoenix was moving at least some of those players elsewhere quickly.
Analysis: Williams is likely going to be waived by New Orleans.
|Aug. 1 10:17 AM PT11:17 AM MT12:17 PM CT1:17 PM ET17:17 GMT1:17 10:17 AM MST12:17 PM EST21:17 UAE19:1713:17 ET12:17 PM CT16:17 - Williams, who spent part of last season with the Los Angeles Lakers, has signed with the Miami Heat.
Analysis: A six-year NBA veteran, Williams has averaged 5.7 points and 3.1 rebounds in 251 career games, including 36 starts. He averaged 5.6 points and 4.6 rebounds last season in 36 games with the Lakers, including 13 starts. Williams also played last season with the Los Angeles D-Fenders of the NBA Development League. He was the 17th overall pick in the 2006 draft by Indiana.