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JASON KIDD RUMORS & GOSSIP

Jason Kidd says the Brooklyn Nets letting him go to Milwaukee proved that they considered firing him

Even though Jason Kidd is the head coach of the Milwaukee Bucks, he is still talking about his time in Brooklyn. Back in December, the Nets were 10-21 and rumors started about Kidd possibly losing his job. As we know the Nets turned their season around and ended up making the playoffs. After taking the Milwaukee job, Kidd has a theory behind his tenure with the Nets. Kidd believes...
Via No Guts, No Glory
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Jason Kidd sensed Nets wanted to fire him

It is a rare event when a coach gets traded. Then again, Jason Kidd‘s one-year tenure in Brooklyn was anything but normal. Here was a coach fresh off of retirement taking over a veteran team with championship aspirations. The Nets, a team already boasting big expectations even if they were a bit undeserved and a bloated payroll, struggled at the beginning and faced injuries to...
Via Crossover Chronicles
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Jason Kidd: Nets letting me go to Milwaukee showed truth in rumors they wanted me fired in December

As the Nets started 10-21 last season, Jason Kidd was reportedly in danger of being fired. But, once Brook Lopez got hurt and Kidd turned to a small-ball lineup, Brooklyn surged into the playoffs. Not only did the Nets fall into something that worked, Kidd appeared to be coaching much better. The Nets even won a playoff series. But after the season, everything went haywire. Kidd...
Via Pro Sports Daily
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Kidd Denies Seeking More Power From Nets

Jason Kidd was traded from the Brooklyn Nets to the Milwaukee Bucks in the offseason after a reported failed power move. Kidd returns to New York to face the Knicks on Monday, and he denied seeking additional power. Kidd was traded for two second-round picks. "No, I don't need any power," Kidd said. "My [job] is to learn how to be a coach and be the best coach...
Via RealGM
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Jason Kidd discusses Nets' tenure

A year ago, the Brooklyn Nets hired Jason Kidd and traded three first-round picks for Paul Pierce and Kevin Garnett with the sole goal of winning a championship. This season, only Garnett remains in Brooklyn. In his first trip back to New York as head coach of the Milwaukee Bucks, Kidd spoke about his departure from the Nets after just one season as Brooklyn's coach. Kidd...
Via Pro Sports Daily
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Kidd: Bucks had sincere interest in Ray Allen homecoming

Bucks coach Jason Kidd said the team had sincere interest in bringing veteran Ray Allen back to the team during the past summer, but the former Bucks player was not inclined to return. Allen, an unrestricted free agent, still has not signed with any NBA team and has not said if he plans to retire. He played with the Miami Heat the past two years and helped it win the 2013 NBA championship...
Via Pro Sports Daily
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Giannis Antetokounmpo is a 6’11” point guard now

New Milwaukee Bucks coach Jason Kidd comes into training camp with a maverick chip on his shoulder. After spending his first year leading the...
Via Athlon Sports
8 days ago  |  Discuss

After short stay in Brooklyn, Jason Kidd takes long-term view with Bucks

  Sporting a sleek gray suit and high-top sneakers while carrying a garment bag over his shoulder, Jason Kidd was in a rush as he arrived at the training facility. There is so much to do when it comes to rebuilding the Milwaukee Bucks. Under new ownership and boasting a new star in rookie forward Jabari Parker, the Bucks have nevertheless cautioned that the rebuilding process will...
Via AP on Fox
12 days ago  |  Discuss

Milwaukee Bucks: Players eager to learn from Jason Kidd

Jason Kidd was named the coach of the Milwaukee Bucks on July 1, after the team fired former head coach Larry Drew after coaching just one year in Milwaukee. In what seems to be a new trend in the NBA, Kidd was acquired by Milwaukee in a trade with the Brooklyn Nets, the team Kidd coached last season. The Nets agreed to release Kidd from his contract in exchange for two second round...
Via isportsweb.com
19 days ago  |  Discuss

Jason Kidd Renting Out His Lavish Manhattan Apartment (Photos)

Jason Kidd is putting up his Manhattan diggs for rent for a cool $22,000 a month. Kidd will no longer be requiring the use of the apartment after leaving the Brooklyn Nets for the Milwaukee Bucks earlier this summer. Check out photos of the apartment (via Street Easy), which includes a pool, two-lane bowling alley, dance studio, pilates room, gym, basketball court and squash court...
Via Basketball Bicker
September 12, 2014  |  Discuss
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