Steve Nash won’t retire this season, and fully intends to play next season. The nerve irritation is an issue for him, but he’s willing to fight through it.
Steve Nash tells me he will not retire at the end of this year and intends on playing for the Lakers next season.
— Kristine Leahy (@KristineLeahy) February 12, 2014
There Lakers no longer have their medical exception available, and he has plenty of veteran leadership he can give to the Laker team. It’s clear though, he’s going to walk away from the game on his terms.