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Monday, July 2, 2012
Mavs have made pitch, Nets now up
By Jeff Caplan
ESPN.com's Marc Stein is reporting that the
' sitdown with top free agent target
is over and that the
are now engaging the three-time All-Star.
There is no indication when Williams will ultimately make his decision.
The Mavs trio of president of basketball operations Donnie Nelson, head coach Rick Carlisle and special consultant
met with the Williams in New York for approximately two hours.
The Nets have also reportedly completed a trade for Hawks guard
, hoping the move will help sway Williams to commit to becoming the face of the franchise as it makes the move to Brooklyn.
And hanging in the balance of all this is
, who seems set to follow Williams.