Originally written February 27, 2013 on Fox Sports Florida:
MIAMI John Salmons is enjoying these days bragging about his Miami Hurricanes.As for his role with the Sacramento Kings, that has been less fun.Salmons, who once starred at the University of Miami, closed the 2009-10 season by averaging 19.9 points in 30 games after being acquired by the Milwaukee Bucks. That got him a five-year, 39 million contract from the Bucks.Salmons is in the third year of that deal and second with the Kings. But hes hardly scoring the way he once did.Salmons is averaging just 9.1 points entering Sacramento's game Wednesday at Orlando. The forward was asked if hes cool with the role he now plays for Sacramento.No, its not cool, Salmons said before the Kings' 141-129 double-overtime loss Tuesday to the Miami Heat at AmericanAirlines Arena. But Im just trying to help the team win. Im not going to be a distraction or complain about it. Im just going to try to be professional and go out there and try to do the best I can with the touches or the minutes or...
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