Kidd fourth player with 10K assists

Updated: March 1, 2009, 11:08 PM ET
Associated Press

DALLAS -- Dallas Mavericks guard Jason Kidd became the fourth player in NBA history with 10,000 career assists during the third quarter of Sunday night's game against the Toronto Raptors.

The 14-year veteran handed out his 13th assist of the night when he passed to Brandon Bass for a 10-foot turnaround with 1:04 left in the quarter. Kidd received a standing ovation when the milestone was announced to the sellout crowd.

Kidd trails John Stockton (15,806), Mark Jackson (10,334) and Magic Johnson (10,141) on the career list.


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