Kidd applied the it's-just-summer-league logic to another game, this time against the Houston Rockets. During that game, when his team was down by 15, he decided to take a phone call.
It's OK, Coach Kidd. The team doesn't need a head coach all the time. And during the first season as a coach in the NBA, Kidd probably doesn't need the experience.
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