Found March 24, 2013 on Holdout Sports:
New York Knicks rookie forward Chris Copeland was given the responsibility of leading the Madison Square Garden crowd in the singing of "Happy Birthday" to teammate Jason Kidd before Saturday night's game against the Toronto Raptors. Kidd turned 40 years old Saturday night, and the Knicks celebrated with a 110-84 win over the Raptors. Video via NBA. Visit us at holdoutsports.com and follow us on Twitter @HoldoutSports.
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