Jason Kidd celebrates fan’s birthday 14 years after he was invited

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An interesting story has made the rounds recently, but it’s not nearly as heartwarming as it seems on the surface.

A 10-year old fan once wrote a letter to Jason Kidd, and part of it included an invitation for Kidd to attend his birthday party.

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Some 14 years later, Kidd made this fan’s dream come true.

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Pretty cool … I guess.

But it becomes less so once you realize that the fan, Daniel Marks, is now an employee of the Milwaukee Bucks — the team Kidd just happens to coach.

The only effort required on Kidd’s part likely involved walking down the hall to a conference room to pose for the photo opportunity. It probably was still a nice moment for Marks, though, who now gets to work alongside one of his childhood heroes.

[via ESPN.com]