Deron Williams 'nervous' about Nets

Updated: February 25, 2011, 11:00 AM ET
By Ian Begley | Special to ESPNNewYork.com

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. -- Deron Williams won't consider signing a contract extension with the Nets this summer. But the two-time All-Star said Thursday there is a "strong possibility" that he would eventually sign a new deal with New Jersey.

"It all depends on how the next year goes," Williams said during his introductory news conference at the Nets' practice facility.

Williams can become a free agent after next season if he opts out of the final year of his current contract.

He ...

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