Brooklyn Nets retire Jason Kidd's number tonight

10/17/2013 11:22 PM ET
By Matthew Stucko

As Jason Kidd will tell you in the video above, it's the highest honor for a player to have their number retired by an organization they once played for.

Usually, the number retirement ceremony takes part during the regular season, but for Kidd, the Brooklyn Nets are raising his jersey into the rafters tonight before their preseason game against the Miami Heat.

Watch the entire video to see his thoughts on the number retirement and why he wanted to have the ceremony during the preseason.

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