Jason Kidd

Report: Nets’ coach Jason Kidd has backing of management

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The Brooklyn Nets are a hot mess. They have key injuries (Deron Williams, Brook Lopez and Andrei Kirilenko, Jason Terry), they have an offense that devolves into isolation plays that are easy to defend, and they have a defense that is without cohesion (especially when Brook Lopez is out). They have lost five in a [more]

While it’s too early to judge Jason Kidd the coach, whispers around league not kind

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Jason Kidd was given a Herculean task: Take six current or former All-Stars, a team with a ridiculous $100 million payroll, and meld all of it into a team that can win a title — and by the way, you have pretty much a one-year window to do that. Hiring Kidd as a coach fresh [more]

Jason Kidd to agree to plea deal for DWI, league suspension likely to follow

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Last summer, after he had signed on to play for the Knicks in what turned out to be his final season as a player, Jason Kidd was arrested for driving while intoxicated (DWI) after he crashed his SUV into a tree. Fortunately, nobody was injured. Now comes time to pay that bill and Kidd is [more]

Jason Kidd to begin coaching career with Nets at Orlando’s Summer League

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The hiring of Jason Kidd to be the next head coach of the Brooklyn Nets raised some eyebrows around the league, mainly due to his complete lack of coaching experience at any level in the past. LeBron James wasn’t concerned that it would be an issue, citing the success of Mark Jackson with the Warriors [more]

Marcus Camby returning to Knicks

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The Knicks drew mocking for having four players who were at least 38 years old before the season began. New York hasn’t exactly set itself up to be a young team next year, but the antiques are mostly gone. Kurt Thomas was waived. Rasheed Wallace retired. Jason Kidd is coaching the Nets. But Marcus Camby [more]