Posted July 05, 2012 on mavericks.scout.com
PLAYERS: Jason Kidd
TEAMS: Dallas Mavericks
The Mavs have a well-earned reputation for pulling off transaction magic. But now their own 'first-dibs' free agent Jason Kidd is changing gears and leaving town. In truth, the Mavs keep trying to pull a rabbit out of their hat but instead continually end up with a handful of rabbit droppings.
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