Steve Nash Is Still Beloved By NBA Fans (Video)

All-time great point guard Steve Nash is playing in his first season with the Los Angeles Lakers, amid his seventeenth NBA campaign. Unfortunately, the vastly underachieving Lakers stand at a disappointing 22-26. Making matters worse, the future Hall of Famer missed 24 games, due to a leg injury, earlier in the season. Entering Tuesday's game with the Brooklyn Nets, the British Columbia product is averaging 11.7 points and 7.8 assist a game.

Prior to joining the Lakers, Nash spent his career with the Phoenix Suns and Dallas Mavericks. The legend's resume includes eight All-Star appearances, three All-NBA first team nods and two NBA MVP selections. Nash was originally drafted by the Suns in 1996 and spent his first two years there (1996-1998), before playing in Dallas from 1998-2004. During Nash's eight-year return to the desert (2004-2012), he won both his MVP awards, while making six of his eight All-Star appearances. Nash also led the Suns to three Western Conference Finals.

As a result of all his accolades, Nash has become one of the most popular players in the NBA and a fan favorite. Above is original video of Nash signing autographs for a large group of people at the Target Center, in downtown Minneapolis. This event took place less than an hour before the Lakers beat the Minnesota Timberwolves 111-100. In that contest, Nash totaled 17 points and 7 assists. appreciates each and every reader of our site and we believe our readers are teaming with talent. We invite you to share ideas, photos, videos and stories with us, via this link.