Jason Kidd to miss Mavs' road trip

Updated: January 9, 2012, 10:21 AM ET
By Jeff Caplan | ESPNDallas.com

DALLAS -- Point guard Jason Kidd sat out Saturday's 96-81 win against the New Orleans Hornets, and he will miss at least the Dallas Mavericks' two-game road trip that starts Tuesday with a lower back injury, coach Rick Carlisle said Saturday night.

"We don't believe it's a real serious thing," Carlisle said before the game. "But we're going to err on the side of caution with it."

Kidd injured his back during the first quarter of Friday's blowout loss at the San Antonio Spurs. ...

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