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Jason Kidd named Brooklyn Nets' head coach

Jason Kidd has been hired as the next Brooklyn Nets' head coach, just days after formally announcing his retirement as a player.

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Kidd suspended 2 games for DWI

As expected, the new Nets head coach plead guilty to DWI charges and will miss the first two games of his coaching career.

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Kidd could receive 2-game DWI suspension

Previous NBA players and coaches that pled guilty to DUI have gotten two-game suspensions, so expect Lawrence Frank to be the Nets' coach rather than Jason Kidd when the team opens the season next year.

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Kidd to coach summer league

The future Hall of Famer will "practice coaching" in Disneyworld.

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Jason Kidd, the Nets' shiny new watch

The Brooklyn Nets made a big splash in hiring Jason Kidd as their new head coach. That was the point, and that's the problem.

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Jason Kidd has 'a lot to learn' as NBA head coach

The Brooklyn Nets held a press conference Thursday afternoon to introduce Jason Kidd as the team's new head coach.

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What we think we know about coaches

Jason Kidd is the Nets' new head coach, with the team supposedly emboldened by Mark Jackson's success in Golden State. Is that smart?

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Deron Williams says 'risk' is worth it with Kidd

Brooklyn Nets' star point guard Deron Williams is saying all the right things about his new head coach, but even he admitted that hiring Jason Kidd was "a risk."

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Kidd in rare company

With the Brooklyn Nets hiring Jason Kidd to be their head coach, the 19-year NBA veteran joins an exclusive club of former players who became head coaches without spending time as assistants.

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It's official: Kidd to coach Nets

Just over a week after announcing his retirement as a player, former NBA point guard Jason Kidd has been brought on to lead the Brooklyn Nets.

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Kidd to be Nets' head coach

The man who led the Nets to two NBA Finals appearances as a player will try to lead them to a championship as the new head coach, according to a report.

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Kidd reportedly in contract talks with Nets

Jason Kidd is reportedly working out details on a three-year contract to become the new coach of the Nets.

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Nets closing in on Jason Kidd as head coach?

The future Hall of Famer doesn't seem as though he'll remain out of basketball for long, as he is reportedly close to becoming the Brooklyn Nets head coach.

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Frank would join Kidd's staff in Brooklyn

If Jason Kidd gets the Nets' head coaching job, he'll likely be bringing some experienced assistants along with him.

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Jason Kidd next Nets coach?

Jason Kidd retired from his playing career but is ready to take on his next challenge in the league as he is pursuing the Nets' head coaching position.

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Shaw a top target for Nets, Clippers

Pacers assistant Brian Shaw is a top target for both the Nets and Clippers. Grizzlies coach Lionel Hollins is also in the running for both jobs.

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Nets 1 of 3 teams to contact Brown

The Nets are one of three teams, along with the 76ers and possibly the Clippers, to reportedly have contacted Larry Brown about their head coaching position.

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Brian Shaw leads Nets coaching search, reportedly

Has Brooklyn zeroed in on a coaching candidate? Brian Shaw is reportedly the Nets' primary focus as they search for a new head coach.

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Nets want to speak with Doc Rivers

The team is expected to request permission to talk with the Celtics coach about their vacant head coaching position.

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Phil Jackson not interested in Nets' coaching job

Phil Jackson is off the board, and the Brooklyn Nets will move forward with chasing other candidates to fill their head coaching vacancy.

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Shaw, Skiles on Nets' coaching watch-list

The Brooklyn Nets are a long shot to land Phil Jackson as their head coach, but their list includes other big names.

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Phil Jackson the Nets' No. 1 option

Phil Jackson wants to return to the NBA as a "visionary," but Mikhail Prokhorov wants him as a head coach.

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Jerry Sloan says he'd listen to Nets' pitch

Former Utah Jazz head coach Jerry Sloan told CSN Northwest that he'd listen to the Brooklyn Nets if they called about their head coaching vacancy.

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Nets to talk to Shaw at year's end

After letting go of P.J. Carlesimo, the Nets are in need of a new coach, and team president Donnie Walsh says that Brian Shaw is a top candidate.

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