Steve Nash to Judge — I Have NO PLANS to Retire

Exclusive 0529_steve_nash_not_retiring_article_getty39-year-old Steve Nash swore under penalty of perjury … the Los Angeles Lakers star has no plans to hang up his jersey and retire from basketball, our sources has learned.

The revelation ironically came in the middle of a legal war he”s having with his ex-wife over her plans to move with their kids from Arizona to California.

Steve is trying to block the move … his ex believes it”s because Nash fears a California judge would nail him for child support.

Steve is on the stand right now … and that”s where he revealed he plans to stick around the NBA for a while. In fact, Steve said he has more than a year left on the lease for his sweet pad in Manhattan Beach, the city that a bunch of the Lakers call home.