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Wednesday, June 27, 2012
Rejected Nets signs for Deron Williams
By DJ Gallo
The Brooklyn Nets wished Deron Williams a happy birthday by parking this sign in Manhattan.
The Brooklyn Nets showed a little love to their star point guard (who, coincidentally, happens to become eligible for free agency on July 1) by
parking a truck in front of his Manhattan
wishing him a happy birthday
The goodwill gesture soon devolved into a
battle between Nets fans and Dallas Mavericks fans
, from the two teams Williams has indicated are his finalists.
While the sign seems simple enough, Playbook's dubious network of sources uncovered a first draft with several proposed greetings that the Nets rejected:
Dave Wilson contributed to this skullduggery.