D-Will (flu) probable for Heat game


EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. -- Brooklyn Nets point guard Deron Williams is probable for Wednesday night's game against the Miami Heat after missing Tuesday's practice with flu-like symptoms.

Interim coach P.J. Carlesimo is hopeful that Williams, who has missed just one game this season due to injury, will be able to play.

Williams is averaging 17.1 points, 7.8 assists and 3.3 rebounds on 41.7 percent shooting.