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Jason Kidd holds first practice

Updated: July 3, 2013, 4:47 PM ET
By Mike Mazzeo | Special to ESPNNewYork.com

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. -- Exactly a month after he announced his retirement as a player, Jason Kidd held his first practice as head coach of the Brooklyn Nets with the players on his team's Summer League roster.

"I guess holding the whistle might be the weirdest thing," Kidd said Wednesday, the first day of the team's three-day minicamp. "Normally, as a player, you're out there competing trying to win and get better, so that's probably the weirdest part is just holding the whistle all practice."

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