At 28 years of age Deron Williams is in the prime of his career and he has to make the statement now that the new-look Brooklyn Nets are for real. He balled out in Salt Lake City and Newark, NJ but this coming season he'll be playing under the big lights in BK.

The three-time All-Star has the supporting cast needed to make the Nets a contender and threaten the Knicks for NYC supremacy. Jay-Z finally has shooters on his team and one of the league's top floor generals leading the way in Deron Williams.