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Tour 2014 - NBA great Steve Nash trains with squad

Posted on 22 July 2014  - 04:50

NBA legend and Spurs fan Steve Nash trained with the squad in Toronto on Monday.

Steve meets Tom Carroll, Kyle Naughton, Mauricio and Roberto SoldadoSteve stretches with Yago FalqueSteve with Roberto SoldadoSteve running with Kyle WalkerToni Jimenez, Steve, Miguel D'Agostino, Jesus Perez, MauricioYago, Roberto. Steve, Christian EriksenSteve and Ledley King

One of the greatest basketball players of his era, Steve is a two-time NBA Most Valuable Player (MVP, 2005, 2006 during with his time with Phoenix Suns) and has been selected 12 times for the All-Star game. He currently plays for LA Lakers.

Steve played a full part in training and impressed the lads in our first session in Toronto at Toronto FC's KIA Training Centre.

After training, he spoke with Mauricio Pochettino and his coaching staff and Mauricio presented him with a new home shirt.

Steve's Spurs connection is a family one with his father John born in Tottenham. He used to go to the Lane with John and his grandfather and has never lost the Spurs bug.

COMING SOON - look out for an exclusive interview with Steve here on tottenhamhotspur.com and via the Spurs TV Tour Pass.

Spurs fans in Toronto - don't miss Open Training and our Supporters Evening on Tuesday.

Below: Mauricio presents Steve with a new Under Armour home shirt for 2014-2015

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