Posted June 05, 2013 on
Mark Cuban’s public stance on Jason Kidd’s retirement? Silence. His private stance? 'Cube reached out and sent me a nice note,' Kidd tells 105.3 The Fan. 'Cube is one of, if not the, best owner in sports. We were lucky to be with him when we won that championship.' And maybe, if the ice thaws, both sides can consider themselves lucky to reunite?

On Jason Kidd and what a point guard should be

Jason Kidd announced through the New York Knicks' website that he is retiring after 19 years in the league.  Kidd is by any measure one of the best point guards in NBA history.  Six All-NBA first team or second teams, nine All Defensive first or second teams.  Per the Knicks release, he averaged 12.6 points, 8.7 assists. 6.3 rebounds and 1.93 steals per game over his career...

Throwback: Jason Kidd’s College Basketball Highlights At Cal

Jason Kidd announced his retirement after a wonderful 19-year career in the NBA and in honor of him hanging up his sneakers, Cal’s athletic department released a two minute highlight video of his time there.  The crossover on Bobby Hurley towards the end of the reel is pretty fantastic. [Ethan Strauss] Article found on: Next Impulse Sports

Cuban Funding Flopping Study At SMU

Mark Cuban is financing a flopping study conducted by biomechanics experts at Southern Methodist. "Flopping is a player’s deliberate act of falling, or recoiling unnecessarily from a nearby opponent, to deceive game officials," writes Allen in a press release. "Athletes engage in dramatic flopping to create the illusion of illegal contact, hoping to bait officials...

Mark Cuban is Financing a Study on Flopping at SMU

This kind of comes off as a “I’m rich and have nothing to do” type thing, but it’s his money so I digress. Per Blacksportsonline, Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban is interested in truly studying flopping in the NBA. He’s putting money behind it too. Mark Cuban is financing a flopping study conducted by biomechanics experts at Southern [...]

Kidd truly made teammates better

Without flash, Jason Kidd elevated the play of team after team after team.

Video: Jason Kidd’s Cal mixtape is very baller

On Monday, Jason Kidd announced his retirement from the NBA. Let's take a look back into his playing days at Cal with this mixtape.

12 things to remember about Jason Kidd’s career

Jason Kidd retired on Monday after 19 seasons. He’s an NBA champion, a two-time Olympic gold medalist, a 10-time all-star, a future hall of famer and, of course, a local product. He’ll go down as one of the greatest all-around point guards to ever play the game. But on this day Kidd says farewell to basketball, here is a list of the things I’ll most remember about his career...

Does Pablo Prigioni Return to the Knicks?

By Chris Connolly With the recent retirement of Jason Kidd it seems like a good time to address the future of Pablo Prigioni with the New York Knicks. If it wasn’t obvious that the Knicks needed to retain Prigioni before, it has become even more evident now. Prigioni emerged as a bright spot for the Knicks this season after coming over from Europe. Credit Glen Grunwald and his...

Knicks Exploring Plenty of Possibilities Through NBA Draft Workouts

The Knicks have only begun pre-draft workouts, but a wide variety of prospects have already been seen, with an even more diverse group of players set to continuing strolling in as the weeks go on.So far, New York has worked out potential first-round selections, some likely second-rounders, and even a handful that just may fall below the radar (like Norvel Pelle, pictured above),...

Jason Kidd passes the old man baton to Kevin Garnett

With Jason Kidd’s retirement earlier this week, Kevin Garnett becomes the active leader in minutes (47,801) and games played (1,323). At 37, KG isn’t the league’s oldest player. Kurt Thomas (40),  Juwan Howard (40), Steve Nash (39), Derek Fisher (38) and Jerry Stackhouse (38) are all clinging to their respective careers. Nash is the only one of the group with a contract for...

Bill Clinton Hits Up Kidd

Bill Clinton, looking very fancy and Coltran-esque, reached out to Grant Hill and Jason Kidd yesterday with some well wishes. “@RealJasonKidd@realgranthill33 Congratulations on incredible careers. Let me know if you need any retirement advice.” Not a bad shoutout boys. You could do worse than the partyingist prez of all time. JKidd Retires Kidds Rap Song

Top Five Point GAWDS in the Association

  With Jason Kidd announcing his retirement from the NBA earlier today, I figured it was only right to compile this list. While Kidd was a shell of himself during the 2012-13 season, he will go out as one of the greatest to do ever do it as his position. Second all time in career assists and steals behind only John Stockton. Third all time in three pointers made. And Kidd’s 107...
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