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Deron Williams picks Nets over Mavs

Updated: July 6, 2012, 6:00 PM ET
By Mike Mazzeo | Special to ESPNNewYork.com

Deron Williams is staying with the Brooklyn Nets.

Just after 7 p.m. ET Tuesday, the All-Star point guard tweeted, "Made a very difficult decision today ..." along with a link to a photo of the Nets' logo.

Williams' decision to stay was confirmed by ESPN.com. His contract will be worth $98 million over five years, according to sources.

Williams chose the Nets over his hometown Dallas Mavericks, who could only offer four years, $75 million based on the rules outlined ...

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