Originally posted on NorthWest Sports Beat  |  Last updated 1/30/14
True North Strong & Free Canadian hoop fans, specifically those who reside in the Lower Mainland, patiently waited and hoped for the day Steve Nash would spend a good chunk of the basketball season in Vancouver. Unfortunately for Kid Canada and his followers, his stay in Vancity has been medically related, spending time with anyone from rehab specialists to personal trainers to witch doctors — all in the hopes of returning to the hardwood. Where in the world is Steve Nash? Little did anyone vision that when Nash signed with the Los Angeles Lakers a season ago that the majority of his time in Purple and Gold would be spent on the sidelines and in the training room.  Oh the stories that could have been told about the perfect pick-and-pop with Gasol, the pick-and-lob with D12 or hitting Mamba on the break, all while leading L.A. to another banner or two to cap off a HOF career. Although it has been a good decade since Nash laced up the kicks for a full season (only twice in his car...
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