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Williams lifts Raptors past Celtics, 92-89

PORTLAND, Maine (AP) Louis Williams made a 3-pointer with 0.6 seconds left to give the Toronto Raptors a 92-89 victory over the Boston Celtics in an exhibition game Wednesday night. Jordan Hamilton led the Raptors (4-1) with 16 points, Williams added 15, and Terrence Ross and Patrick Patterson each had 12. Marcus Thornton scored 17 points in 17 minutes for the Celtics (2-3). Avery...
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9 days ago  |  Discuss

Hawks’ Lou Williams returns in win over 76ers

Atlanta Hawks’ guard Louis Williams entered his first NBA games since tearing his ACL 10 months ago.  It was a very good sign when he used his quickness to drive the lane and finish with a shot off the glass and in.  His first game back was against the Philadelphia 76ers, the team he had played with for the first several years of his career. As reported by Kurt Helin of NBCSports...
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November 17, 2013  |  Discuss

Hawks’ guard Lou Williams cleared to practice

Atlanta Hawks’ guard Louis Williams, who had been out of the lineup since recovering from a torn ACL he suffered in January, has been cleared to practice and could return to the lineup soon. As reported by Chris Vivlamore of The Atlanta Journal-Constitution, coach Mike Budenholzer confirmed that Williams participated in full-contact team drills and was medically cleared. Williams...
Via Sports Injury Alert
November 14, 2013  |  Discuss

Hawks' Williams not ready for training camp

Follow @hoopsinjurynews Atlanta Hawks guard Louis Williams has not been cleared to participate in training camp after ACL surgery. The former Naismith Prep Player of the Year tore his ACL in January against the Brooklyn Nets. Williams came over to Atlanta from the 76ers in the summer of 2012. In his final year as a 76er, Williams averaged 14.9 point per game off the bench, and ended...
Via NBA Injury News
September 21, 2013  |  Discuss

The Philadelphia 76ers battle for their playoff lives

Since beating the New York Knicks 104-96 on March 11, the Sixers have won just four of 14 games. On March 11, the Sixers still had a hold on first-place in the Atlantic Division. A month later the Sixers have been passed in the Atlantic by not only the Boston Celtics, but also the Carmelo Anthony-led Knicks and find themselves treading water at 29-27 in eight in the East with just...
April 09, 2012  |  Discuss

Why Philadelphia’s Lou Williams should win the NBA’s Sixth Man

For years Lou Williams has been one of the NBA’s best coming off the bench while quietly being one of the league’s most underrated players. Those days are gone as Williams has posted a career-high 15.8 points per game for the surprising 26-20 Sixers, who lead the Atlantic Division over the heavily favored Boston Celtics and New York Knicks. Philadelphia is headed to the playoffs...
March 20, 2012  |  Discuss

Williams bought robber McDonald's

After a robbery was averted due to the fact the thief recognized his potential victim, 76ers guard Lou Williams, the would-be victim did the logical thing: he treated the would-be thief to a meal at McDonald's.

Via Larry Brown Sports
December 27, 2011  |  Discuss

Sixers Louis Williams Almost Gets Robbed, Doesn't Get Robbed Because He's Louis Williams

Normally, when we read stories about NBA players getting robbed it's usually because their NBA players.However, Philadelphia 76ers guard Louis Williams recently told the world through Twitter that spared because the robber recognized that he was Louis Williams:(Courtesy of Black Sports Online)
Via That NBA Lottery Pick
December 26, 2011  |  Discuss

Sixers' Lou Williams spared by robber

Lou Williams says a crook decided against robbing the 76ers guard after recognizing him because of the community service Williams has performed in the robber's neighborhood.

Via Larry Brown Sports
December 26, 2011  |  2 Comments

Sixers guard: Robber spared me

Sixers guard Lou Williams tweeted that he was almost robbed in the street but the thief spared him because he's done so much for the community.

Via Buzz On Broad
December 24, 2011  |  1 Comment
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