Steve Nash Impressed By Michael Carter-Williams

Feb 7, 2014; Philadelphia, PA, USA; Philadelphia 76ers guard Michael Carter-Williams (1) shoots under pressure from Los Angeles Lakers guard Steve Nash (10) during the third quarter at the Wells Fargo Center. The Lakers defeated the Sixers 112-98. Mandatory Credit: Howard Smith-USA TODAY Sports

Michael Carter-Williams has been already receiving both awards and kind words throughout his rookie season, and this time the kind words were from Los Angeles Lakers’ point guard Steve Nash.

“He has been a terrific rookie and exciting for the league,” Nash said about Carter-Williams, following the Lakers morning shootaround. “It’s exciting for us old guys to see young guys coming into the league and doing so well and bringing something new to the game.”

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Carter-Williams is averaging 17 PPG, 6.6 APG, and 5.4 RPG this season.

Topics: Los Angeles Lakers, Michael Carter-Williams, Philadelphia 76ers, Steve Nash

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