Dallas Mavericks

Happy Birthday, Jason Kidd.

Can't believe the 22-year-old I covered as a rookie in 1995 is now a 38-year-old man with 107 career triple-doubles.

Seems like only yesterday we were watching his first - in a 130-11 win over the Lakers at Reunion Arena.

KEEP THE DALLAS OBSERVER FREE... Since we started the Dallas Observer, it has been defined as the free, independent voice of Dallas, and we'd like to keep it that way. With local media under siege, it's more important than ever for us to rally support behind funding our local journalism. You can help by participating in our "I Support" program, allowing us to keep offering readers access to our incisive coverage of local news, food and culture with no paywalls.
Richie Whitt
Contact: Richie Whitt