(NEW YORK) — Free agent point guard Deron Williams is re-signing with the Brooklyn Nets.
The 28-year-old Williams tweeted his decision Tuesday night, saying “Made a very difficult decision today…” along with a link to a photo of the Nets’ logo.
Williams chose to stay with the Nets over his hometown Dallas Mavericks.
He will receive a five-year, $100 million max contract from the Nets, according to ESPN.
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John Newsome and Anne Woolsey, CNN