Above the Rim With Steve Nash
Nov. 9, 2001
Dallas Morning News
Question: What's the deal with the hair? When was the last time you got a haircut?
Answer: The last time I got a real haircut was [long pause] ... April.
Question: Why so long?
Answer: I don't know. I just didn't feel like it.
Question: Is it a statement?
Answer: No, not at all. I just haven't had it cut in a long time. I don't know why.
Question: You've had a lot of publicity for relationships with celebrities like Geri Halliwell (Ginger Spice) and actress Elizabeth Hurley. Does that bother you when people pry into your personal life?
Answer: I don't really care. I don't read the paper or watch TV, so I don't hear that much about it.
Question: So are you dating anyone famous right now?
Answer: No. No one.
Question: I know you're a big soccer fan and you like to play. What was your best soccer experience?
Answer: I got to train with my favorite team, the Tottenham Spurs. It was one of the best days of my life. It was a real thrill. I did the warm-up drills with them and the finishing drills. They were great to me.
Question: Did you score in the finishing drills?
Answer: Yes, I did.
Question: What did that feel like?
Answer: It was amazing. You're there with all your heroes. To score, it was great.