Joumana Kidd: Who Is Jason Kidd Ex-Wife?

Jason Frederick Kidd is an American professional basketball coach and former player who is the head coach for the Dallas Mavericks of the National Basketball Association.

As a point guard within the NBA, Kidd was a 10-time NBA All-Star, as well as an NBA All-NBA First Team player and an eight-time NBA All-Defensive Team player.

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He was the winner of the NBA championship in the year 2011 as an athlete with the Dallas Mavericks, and was a two-time gold medalist in the Olympics as a member of his U.S. national team in the years 2000 and 2008.

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Kidd was inducted as a participant to the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame. In the month of October 2021 Kidd received recognition as one of the best league players of all time, being selected for the NBA 75th Anniversary Team.

Joumana Kidd: Who Is Jason Kidd Ex-Wife?

Joumana Kidd (Joumana Marie Samaha) is the former wife of professional basketball coach Jason Kidd. She is a journalist and actress.

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She grew up in Foster City, California where she was born until she married Jason Kidd and moved with him initially to Phoenix, Arizona then on to Saddle River, New Jersey.

Miss Kidd obtained a bachelor’s degree in Communications from the San Francisco State University.

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Jason and Joumana got married in 1997 and have three children, Trey Jason (T.J) and twin daughters, Miah and Jazelle.

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The actress cum journalist was born on 28 September 1972.

After multiple fights and accusations of abuse, Joumana filed for divorce on the 15 February 2007 citing a broken and damaged hearing as grounds for the divorce. The couple have since been in divorce.

The celebrity TV host has had relationships with Tyler Evans and Jeremy Shockey all in 2007. She has remained unmarried since her bitter divorce from Jason Kidd.