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Steve Nash plans to play through next season

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09:16 AM ET 11.09 | Steve Nash has seen it all during his 18-year NBA career, but nothing as daunting as what he is facing now. He's facing the inevitable, the way they all do. He's facing the end. At 39, Nash is coming off an injury-ravaged season that saw him miss 32 games with physical ailments ranging from his hip/hamstring to chronic back pain to a fractured leg that cost him 24 of those games -- an injury that continues to cause lingering pain due to nerve damage. He has this season and next left on his contract with the Lakers, and despite the pain, Nash fully intends to see it through. I

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November 9, 2013  09:20 AM ET

Do Everyone A Favor And Retire, Bro.

November 9, 2013  09:25 AM ET

Retire in your hometown team?

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November 9, 2013  11:33 AM ET

Talk about milking the Lakers...

November 9, 2013  12:08 PM ET

Bless his heart.

November 9, 2013  06:25 PM ET

Father time catches up to all of us.

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November 10, 2013  12:05 AM ET

The Lakers should just release him. Putting a guy shooting 27% on the floor is idiotic - Unless you are the Timberwolves trying to justify wasting a 5th pick on Ricky Rubio.

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November 10, 2013  08:35 PM ET

uh...............

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