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Kings' Derrick Williams tries to get a footing in the NBA
Kings' Derrick Williams tries to get a footing in the NBA

Four, three, two … The Derrick Williams position countdown goes on, the No. 2 pick in the 2011 draft still trying to find his spot in the NBA before time runs out. The Minnesota Timberwolves tried him at power forward and small forward before deciding neither worked and trading him in November to the Sacramento Kings. Williams now plays both positions as well as occasional stints at shooting guard. Like a 300-pound man shopping for pants, the right fit has been elusive. Some nights, Williams looks like a star. He tallied 31 points in a Sacramento victory over the Dallas Mavericks in December and collected 26 points and 12 rebounds Friday night in the Kings' loss to the...

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