Michael Carter-Williams Sets Rookie Record for Steals in Dazzling Debut


Timberwolves guard Ricky Rubio split the wickets by throwing a bounce pass between the legs of Sixers rookie guard Michael Carter-Williams to find Kevin Love for a lay-up in transition during Minnesota's 125-102 preseason win on Wednesday night.

At 6-6, 185 lbs, Michael Carter-Williams is going to have to show he can deal with the big, physical players he will face every night in the NBA. On Friday night in the Sixers 97-85 win over the Boston Celtics, Carter-Williams showed flashes he will be

In his NBA debut, Michael Carter Williams of the Philadelphia 76ers set the steals record for a debut game and tied the franchise single game record with 9 steals. Michael Carter Williams, nicknamed MCW, had been receiving a lot of flack in the NBA

source: Michael Carter Williams, Philadelphia 76ers. His first NBA bucket came on a steal and coast-to-coast drive and slam against the Miami Heat. It doesn't get much better than that… except it did. He finished with 22 points on 6-of-10 shooting (4

The No. 11 overall pick in the 2013 NBA Draft dazzled in his NBA debut on Wednesday. His performance was the first quantitative step in moving on from the Andrew Bynum fiasco and entering the new age of Sam Hinkie,