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Jason Frederick Kidd born in San Francisco and raised in Oakland, California. Jason and I are both 39 years young. That is that last thing we have in common. Thirty-nine years old is ancient in basketball years, but for the NY Knicks it’s a common theme on their roster. Today we are gonna discuss Kidd’s basketball life and not dive into who off the court issues, like his past divorce and his DUI. Let’s begin in high school, where Kidd was a phenom and his decision to go to U of Cal , Berkley. He was an instant star and was anointed to be one of the great’s.
He was drafted 2nd overall to the Mavericks and went on to Phoenix 2 years later. After 4 years he wound up in New Jersey playing for the hapless Nets and almost unilaterally turned the Nets into Champs. I say almost Champs. They went to the finals 2 years in a row, but coming up short both times. He spent 7 years in the Garden State; making the awful Nets into a contender is a statement in itself…..READ MORE.
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