Nets PG Williams, F Humphries out Wednesday
New Jersey Nets point guard Deron Williams will miss Wednesday’s game against the Boston Celtics with a rib injury.Williams suffered the injury on a collision under the rim in Monday’s loss to the Indiana Pacers. The 27-year-old remained in the game and finished with 22 points, eight assists and two steals.Williams told reporters Wednesday morning he would sit out against Boston. He’s considered day-to-day.Rookie MarShon Brooks will start in his place. Williams is averaging 17.3 points and six assists in six games so far this season.The Nets will also be without forward Kris Humphries, who will miss his second consecutive game with a shoulder injury. Humphries is averaging 12.4 points and 10 rebounds in five games.