Nothing new here, everyone knows by now that two-time NBA MVP Steve Nash loves his soccer. But what kind of reaction would he get out of Phoenix Suns coach Mike D'Antoni if he busted up a knee playing on a dirt field in New York City?
We're not talking about the 12th man on the team here, this is Steve "effin'" Nash. We all witnessed what happened to the Suns when Amare Stoudemire was out for most of the 2005-06 season. If any kind of season-long injury were to afflict Nash while playing footy, the press would murder him, let alone the Phoenix fans.
It’s a Vision Thing for Nash in Soccer and in Basketball [New York Times]