VIDEO: Nets retire Jason Kidd's jersey

On Thursday night before their preseason game against the Miami Heat, the Brooklyn Nets retired coach and former player Jason Kidd's jersey. Video courtesy of the Point Forward

Kidd finished with averages of 15 points, seven rebounds, nine assists, and two steals in seven seasons with the Nets when they were in New Jersey, including two Finals appearances. He won the NBA title with the Mavericks in 2011 and is expected to be a first-ballot Hall of Famer as one of the best point guards of all time. 

Kidd signed on as the coach of the Nets in June and will serve a suspension to start the season for a 2012 DUI. 

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