The Most Valuable Players in the NBA Right Now

20. Deron Williams

Team: Brooklyn Nets
Stats: 16.7 PPG, 3.3 RPG, 7.6 APG, 0.9 SPG
Salary: $17,177,795

OK, let's get this out of the way. Yes, we're watching the 2012-13 Nets regular season and we do see Deron Williams isn't the same guy he was in previous years. However, when Deron is on his game, Brooklyn is a hard to team to beat. If you're a stats person, here's one for you. Every offensive category for the 28-year-old point guard is higher in the team's wins compared to losses. It's no coincidence. When Williams is efficiently facilitating and knocking down his jumper, this team is more likely to win. What's more valuable than that?

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