- Associated Press - Tuesday, December 14, 2010

NEWARK, N.J. (AP) - New Jersey Nets swingman Terrence Williams has been inactivated for Tuesday night’s game against the Philadelphia 76ers.

Nets coach Avery Johnson said the move was a coach’s decision.

Williams, a first-round pick in 2009, was has been fined this season for showing up late to practices and he was sent home from another game for failing to follow team policy. He was shipped to Nets‘ D-League in Springfield, Mass. for a couple of games before being brought back to the team last week.

He is averaging 6.7 po0ints, 3.6 rebounds and 3.1 assists this season.