They said it. Lawrence Frank: "Marcus, he’s got wisdom beyond his years". Jason Kidd: "He’s one of the top passers in this game." Marcus Williams may have thought he didn't do that well Wednesday night with 7 points, 8 rebounds and 4 assists. His coach and captain--not to mention Dumpy's analysis--say otherwise.
Indeed, a Toronto reporter agrees, admitting that in spite of all the hype for No. 1 pick Andrea Bargnani, he "wasn't even the best rookie on the floor last night". Williams was ... and the crowd was abuzz, so says the Sez.
- Game 1 Recap - Dave D'Alessandro - NJ.com
- Confidence Growing in Marcus Williams - Chris Creed - New Jersey Nets
- Bargnani's debut draws a crowd - Bruce Arthur - National Post
- Nets' Williams could be special - Cormac Gordon - Staten Island Advance
- Sussman Sez: Buzz Cut - Gary Sussman - New Jersey Nets