New York Knicks point guard was arrested early this morning in New York and charged with DWI.
According to police Kidd crashed his car into a telephone pole while driving at around 2:00 a.m.
He was taken to a hospital, treated for minor injuries and then transported to the police precinct for processing.
TMZ is reporting that Kidd was at a charity event and had to be carried out of club SL East in New York. Friends tried to keep him from getting behind the wheel, but Kidd insisted on driving himself away.
Kidd just signed a three year deal with the Knicks with $9.5 million.