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Jason Kidd
Jason Kidd
Position: -
Born: 03/23/73
Height: 6-4 / 1.93
Weight:212 lbs. / 96.2 kg.
Earnings: $187,675,468 ($249,815,341*)
The Lakers hired Vogel, arriving under the shakiest circumstances. Vogel had been first contacted only to be an assistant. His introductory press conference was the one eclipsed by Magic Johnson’s latest TV broadside against Pelinka. Vogel was asked to take Jason Kidd, who had tried to promote himself as a head coaching candidate, as an assistant, a suggestion the new coach could hardly have resisted. Kidd has a well-known reputation for backstage intrigue. The Lakers are so sensitive to suggestions that he will undercut Vogel, they have told press people that Jason doesn’t want to do interviews, making him their first assistant who’s off-limits to the press.
Storyline: Lakers Front Office
It’s not a method that’s outright embraced by Antetokounmpo, but he understands the advantages of relenting. “It’s tough. It was tough, but that’s not happening this year,” Antetokounmpo told Yahoo Sports about getting upset with his coach’s decision to rest him periodically. “I was used to [former Bucks coach] Jason Kidd. He was breaking us down, but I was happy about it. I think I was the only one that was embracing that. I came from nothing and worked hard every day. That’s what I was used to.
Of Dallas’ 27 third-quarter points, Doncic scored (8) or assisted on 20 of them. By that time, Dallas’ 53-38 late-second-quarter lead and become a dogfight of a game. “You can see his spirit and his love for the game,” Kidd said. “He’s a gamer. He loves the competition. He’s not afraid of it. He can make any pass and at his height (6-7) he can find guys. “And now he’s got a sidekick that’s really talented, too. They’re in a good position.”