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New Jersey Nets guard Jason Kidd blows a (Credit: AP)

New Jersey Nets guard Jason Kidd blows a kiss toward the goal before making a free throw in the fourth quarter of Game 1 of the NBA Finals against the San Antonio Spurs in San Antonio. Kidd agreed to a six-year, $99 million deal to stay with the New Jersey Nets on Friday, July 11, 2003, rejecting an offer from the NBA champion San Antonio Spurs. (June 4, 2003)

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Photos of Knicks point guard Jason Kidd.

Jason Kidd (2) of the Dallas Mavericks dribbles
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Jason Kidd (2) of the Dallas Mavericks dribbles up court against the New York Knicks. (Nov. 16, 2008)

Jason Kidd answers a question after a news
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Jason Kidd answers a question after a news conference in East Rutherford, N.J., where he was introduced to the news media. The Nets acquired Kidd from the Phoenix Suns for Stephon Marbury. (July 11, 2001)

New Jersey Nets' Jason Kidd looking to pass
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New Jersey Nets' Jason Kidd looking to pass the ball after cutting into the lane in the over Indiana Pacers' Ron Mercer and Jeff Foster in the first overtime in the 5th game of the first round of the NBA play-off at the Continnetal Arena in East Rutherford N.J.

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Phoenix Suns' Jason Kidd watches the action from
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Phoenix Suns' Jason Kidd watches the action from the bench in the final minutes of his team's loss against the Los Angeles Lakers in game one of the Western Conference semifinals in Los Angeles. The Lakers won 105-77. (May 7, 2000)

Dallas Mavericks' Jason Kidd (2) and Sacramento Kings'
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Dallas Mavericks' Jason Kidd (2) and Sacramento Kings' Isaiah Thomas, right. (April 10, 2012)

Former Dallas Mavericks' guard Jason Kidd (2) and
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Former Dallas Mavericks' guard Jason Kidd (2) and San Antonio Spurs' Daniel Green. (March 17, 2012)

Former Dallas Mavericks' guard Jason Kidd (2) and
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Former Dallas Mavericks' guard Jason Kidd (2) and New York Knicks' Baron Davis (85). (March 6, 2012)

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Former Dallas Mavericks' point guard Jason Kidd (2)
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Former Dallas Mavericks' point guard Jason Kidd (2) prepares to pass as San Antonio Spurs' Tony Parker (9) and Tim Duncan (21) defend in the second half of a Mavericks win. (March 17, 2012)

New Jersey Nets' Jason Kidd, right, pulls down
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New Jersey Nets' Jason Kidd, right, pulls down a rebound away from Detroit Pistons' Antonio McDyess during the first quarter in East Rutherford, N.J. (Dec. 26, 2007)

Jason Kidd (5) of the New Jersey Nets
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Jason Kidd (5) of the New Jersey Nets looks on during a free throw by the Charlotte Bobcats during the second half at Charlotte Bobcats Arena. (Jan. 8, 2008)

Former New Jersey Nets guard Jason Kidd (5)
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Former New Jersey Nets guard Jason Kidd (5) drives against Atlanta Hawks guard Tyronn Lue (10) during the first quarter. (Feb. 7, 2007)

Former New Jersey Nets' guard Jason Kidd speaks
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Former New Jersey Nets' guard Jason Kidd speaks to the media after the team's workout at their practice facility in East Rutherford, N.J. (Dec. 6, 2007)

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Former Nets' guard Jason Kidd speaks with the
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Former Nets' guard Jason Kidd speaks with the media at a news conference for the NBA All-Star weekend in Las Vegas, Nev. The estranged wife of Kidd charged that the All-Star guard physically abused her and cheated on her throughout their 10-year marriage. (Feb. 16, 2007)

New Jersey Nets guard Jason Kidd blows a
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New Jersey Nets guard Jason Kidd blows a kiss toward the goal before making a free throw in the fourth quarter of Game 1 of the NBA Finals against the San Antonio Spurs in San Antonio. Kidd agreed to a six-year, $99 million deal to stay with the New Jersey Nets on Friday, July 11, 2003, rejecting an offer from the NBA champion San Antonio Spurs. (June 4, 2003)

Former New Jersey Nets' guard Jason Kidd (5)
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Former New Jersey Nets' guard Jason Kidd (5) bites his jersey as he looks on, along with Indiana Pacers' Anthony Johnson as Pacers' Ron Artest shoots free throws in the final minute of the fourth quarter in East Rutherford, N.J. (Nov. 6, 2003)

New Jersey Nets' Jason Kidd looks on during
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New Jersey Nets' Jason Kidd looks on during practice before the NBA Finals against San Antonio. (June 2, 2003)

New Jersey Nets' Jason Kidd smiles during practice
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New Jersey Nets' Jason Kidd smiles during practice in East Rutherford, N.J. (June 12, 2003)

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Former New Jersey Nets guard Jason Kidd agreed
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Former New Jersey Nets guard Jason Kidd agreed to a three-year, nine-million dollar contract with the Knicks on July 5.

New Jersey Nets guard Jason Kidd, of the
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New Jersey Nets guard Jason Kidd, of the Eastern Conference All Stars, relaxes on the ball during practice for the 2003 NBA All Star Game in Atlanta. (Feb. 8, 2003)

New Jersey Nets' Jason Kidd holds up the
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New Jersey Nets' Jason Kidd holds up the trophy after the Nets defeated the Detroit Pistons 102-82 in game 4 to win the Eastern Conference championship. (May 24, 2003)

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