Deron Williams Ditched The Shoe Polish Hair Look & Played Like Throwback D-Will In GM5
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In Game 4, Deron Williams paid homage to former Cav Carlos Boozer by sporting a shoe-polish hair style. The result was two points before injuring his shoulder after 18 minutes of play and a few hundred tweets roasting his hair.
In Game 5, Deron Williams paid homage to his former self by sporting a natural look and putting up 14 points on 5 of 6 shooting in the second quarter! As a result of his contribution and the dominant play by his teammates is his first trip to the NBA Finals.
So in honor of the great game and accomplishment by the 32-year old former three-time All-Star, let’s look back at some throwback Williams footage (when he was just as likely to dunk on a defender as he would break a defender’s ankles) and highlights from his 22-point performance against Steph Curry and the Warriors in 2015.