Nets’ Jason Kidd: ‘D-Will has to stay hungry’
In (Nets coach Jason) Kidd, (Deron) Williams has a coach with the clout and respect to issue a challenge. Avery Johnson and P.J. Carlesimo, understanding they were disposable because of their expiring contracts, mostly pussyfooted around the expectations of the point guard.
Kidd has set the bar.
“D-Will has to stay hungry,” Kidd said Wednesday. “We’ve raised the bar for him to get into that conversation of being one of the top point guards in the league. The good ones, the great ones, they love that challenge.”