Former star NBA point guards Steve Nash and Jason Kidd head the list of first-time eligible candidates for the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame class of 2018, the organization said Thursday. Canada’s Nash, a two-time NBA Most Valuable Player with the Phoenix Suns, ranks third in the NBA history with 10,335 assists. Kidd, the current… Continue reading “Nash, Kidd among basketball Hall of Fame 2018 nominees”
The Brooklyn Nets are rumored to be considering retiring Jason Kidd’s number this season, which would make sense as a marketing tactic in his rookie head coaching year. Although nothing really helps attendance numbers like winning, teams must always find ways to keep fans interested even when the team isn’t competing for a title.