If Nets lose, Kidd is biggest flop of all

Of BK's big names and star signings, rookie coach most at fault if things go south

Updated: May 2, 2014, 8:16 PM ET
By Ian O'Connor | ESPNNewYork.com

Jason Kidd did some work Thursday, a personal day for his Brooklyn Nets, when he assumed the role of Phil Jackson and Pat Riley and every other playoff coach who pounces on the fact that refs are human, too, and more willing to please after being rebuked before millions of onlookers.

Kidd was even naming names on his conference call with reporters, claiming that ref Tom Washington missed an obvious Toronto foul on Shaun Livingston in the wild and crazy climax to Game 5, and acting ...

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