Full name – Stephen John Nash. Born on February 7, 1974 in Johannesburg, South Africa. Height 191 cm, weight 88.5 kg. Education: St. Michael's School in Victoria, Canada, British Columbia, University of Santa Clara, California. Select club "Phoenix Sanaa" in the first round draft pick in 1996 at number 15. He played for the "Phoenix Sane" from 1996 to 1998, for "Dallas Mavericks" – from 1998 to 2004 and from 2004 to date – again in the club, "Phoenix Sana'a." Nash entered the NBA with the Canadian passport. For this reason, and because he had long hair, he was given the nickname Hair Canada – Hair Canada" (by analogy with the name of a Canadian airline Air Canada).
It is, incidentally, in Olympia de 2000 participated in the Canadian national team. The most useful player the last two seasons 11A – 2004/05 and 2005/06. What did he deserve this honor? Steve Nash – Guard of the future. He has so much speed and dribbling technically complex that it is able to enter into misleading and beat one on one almost any opponent. Then, breaking into a three-second zone, Nash is looking for a partner, which addresses the transfer. During the ten years to this) 'h'zhe used to, and often tall players opponents do not believe that Nash himself would attack the ring, do not respond to his promotion to the ring in the air and try to intercept the transmission, which Nash sometimes does not. Most of the points that Nash is gathering for the game (in average – 18) – is the result of his shots from under the ring, not so much on fast breaks, as in the positional attack.