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Can New York Knicks President Phil Jackson deliver this offseason?

This is the first offseason since 2011-2012 where New York Knicks fans feel like their team can make a couple of quality moves to put them back into playoff contention. It was a known fact that after the surprisingly successful 2012-2013 campaign where the Knicks ended up with a 54-28 record and a second place finish in the Eastern Conference, the Knicks needed a rebuild.  They...
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Past 30 John Wooden Award winners

The National Player of the Year award winners in the past 30 years.
March 17, 2016  |  Discuss

Denzel Valentine and his perfect supporting cast

Were it not for a knee injury to Denzel Valentine, Michigan State would probably be the No. 1 team in the country. They were 13-0, with wins over Kansas, Louisville and Florida, when Valentine went down. They stumbled without him, needing OT to knock off Oakland and then losing at Iowa, and then lost three consecutive Big Ten games right after he returned. The Spartans have hit their...
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February 24, 2016  |  Discuss

Most unlikely one-time NBA All-Stars

February 01, 2016  |  Discuss

QUIZ: Name the number one overall pick in each NBA draft since 1985

Who are the number one overall draft picks from every NBA draft since the beginning of the lottery era (1985)?
December 21, 2015  |  Discuss

Kenyon Martin Says Farewell to NBA, But Not Forgotten at UC

It has been a long time coming UC fans; today is Kenyon Martin appreciation day. On July 2nd, former Cincinnati Bearcat great Kenyon Martin decided to hang up his sneakers after a nice 15 year career. Martin was the 1st pick in the 2000 NBA Draft by the New Jersey Nets (Brooklyn Nets for you youngsters). He went on to become an all-star and defensive Stallworth during his time in...
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August 03, 2015  |  Discuss

Kenyon Martin: Carmelo Anthony 'doesn't deserve to be part of a rebuilding process'

Kenyon Martin was teammates with Carmelo Anthony not just with the Knicks, but also with the Nuggets. The guys have known each other for a long time. And Martin has some high praise for one of his boys, even if it is a bit of a knock on the Knicks in the process.From CBS New York:Anthony has garnered plenty of criticism while in New York as the Knicks have fallen to the bottom of...
Via Fox Sports
July 16, 2015  |  Discuss

A look back on Kenyon Martin’s time in Denver

After 15 years in the NBA, last week former Denver Nuggets power forward Kenyon decided to retire. Martin spent the majority of his career with the Nets and the Nuggets and was a cornerstone player during his seven seasons in powder blue. The All-Star forward recently sat down for an exclusive interview with former Nuggets beat writer and current Yahoo! Sports basketball reporter Marc...
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July 07, 2015  |  Discuss

Kenyon Martin Retires From NBA

Kenyon Martin has announced his retirement as an NBA player. Martin was the number one overall pick by the Nets in 2000 and later played for the Denver Nuggets, Los Angeles Clippers, New York Knicks and Milwaukee Bucks. "It's been a great 15 years," Martin, 37, told Yahoo Sports. "Thanks to all the fans that supported me over the years. But a time does come when you have to walk...
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July 03, 2015  |  Discuss

Woj: Bucks to waive Kenyon Martin

The Milwaukee Bucks brought Kenyon Martin into the locker room in part because of his relationship with former teammate Jason Kidd, who's now the team's coach. But Adrian Wojnarowski of Yahoo! Sports reports that the bond is coming to a close soon: It's goodbye to the past, and hello to the future in Milwaukee today. (h/t Yahoo! Sports)
Via Fox Sports
February 20, 2015  |  Discuss

Kenyon Martin Waived By Bucks

The Milwaukee Bucks plan to waive Kenyon Martin. The Bucks needed to clear a roster spot following their acquisitions of Michael Carter-Williams, Tyler Ennis and Miles Plumlee. Martin had been signed to consecutive 10-day contracts earlier this season before Milwaukee guaranteed his deal for the season.
Via RealGM
February 19, 2015  |  Discuss

Former Cincinnati Star Kenyon Martin Posts “Xavier Sucks” Graphic Ahead Of Tonight’s Rivalry Game

Before NBA star Kenyon Martin was lighting it up in the professional ranks, he played his collegiate ball at Cincinnati, leading the Bearcats to the nation’s No. 1 ranking for 12 weeks in 1999-2000. Naturally, that means that he isn’t a huge fan of the team’s major rival, Xavier. But just how much does he dislike the Musketeers? Martin posted the below graphic just hours before...
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February 18, 2015  |  Discuss

Buy Kenyon Martin’s Woodland Hills Home (With Stripper Pole)—Just $1.85 Million

Now that Kenyon Martin is stuck playing for the Edens sisters in Milwaukee, I guess he doesn’t have much use for a pad in California. According to Neal Leitereg (@NJLeitereg) of the LA Times, the former Cincinnati Bearcat has listed his home in Woodland Hills for $1.85 million—the same price he paid back in 2007. But don’t worry about Kenyon potentially taking a loss; he has...
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February 03, 2015  |  Discuss

Kenyon Martin, Bucks Sign Contract For Remainder Of Season

The Milwaukee Bucks have signed forward/center Kenyon Martin for the remainder of the 2014-15 season. Martin has appeared in eight games for the Bucks this season and averaged 1.3 points and 1.1 rebounds in 5.9 minutes per game. Martin signed his initial 10-day contract with the Bucks on Jan. 9, and was signed to a second 10-day deal on Jan. 19. RealGM's Shams Charnia first reported...
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January 29, 2015  |  Discuss

Bucks sign Martin for remainder of season

Despite a limited role over his eight games with the team, Kenyon Martin will be with the Milwaukee Bucks for the duration of the year. The Bucks signed Martin for the remainder of the season Thursday, one day after his second 10-day contract with the team expired. Martin is averaging 1.3 points and 1.1 rebounds in just 5.9 minutes per game since inking a 10-day deal Jan. 9. The...
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January 29, 2015  |  Discuss

Kenyon Martin, Bucks Agree On Contract For Remainder Of Season

Kenyon Martin signed his second 10-day contract with the Milwaukee Bucks on Monday, but league sources tell RealGM that he's already agreed in principle on a deal for the remainder of the season. Martin is poised to sign that deal when his second 10-day deal expires. Martin has appeared in four games since signing his first 10-day with the Bucks. Martin turned 37 in December.
Via RealGM
January 20, 2015  |  Discuss

Kenyon Martin Signs Second 10-Day Contract With Bucks

The Milwaukee Bucks have signed forward/center Kenyon Martin to a second 10-day contract. Martin appeared in three games for the Bucks during his first 10-day contract and averaged 2.0 points and 1.0 rebounds in 5.1 minutes per game. Martin signed his initial 10-day contract on Jan. 9.
Via RealGM
January 19, 2015  |  Discuss

Kidd, Martin reunite with plan of tutoring young Bucks

MILWAUKEE -- Jason Kidd's friendship with Kenyon Martin dates back to the summer of 2001, when the future Hall of Fame point guard was traded from Phoenix to New Jersey. With the Nets, Kidd found the No. 1 overall pick in the 2000 NBA Draft in need of a running mate. Kidd and Martin combined for 148 wins, two Eastern Conference championships and countless alley-oops over their three...
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January 12, 2015  |  Discuss

Bucks know its time for turnovers to cease

MILWAUKEE -- Over the past two games, the Milwaukee Bucks have been able to get away with being careless with the basketball. It's a trend they know they have to fix when the level of competition increases. The Bucks were able to snap their four-game home losing streak Friday despite committing 23 turnovers in a 98-84 victory over the lowly Minnesota Timberwolves at the BMO Harris...
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January 10, 2015  |  Discuss

Experienced Martin looks to prove his worth with Bucks

ST. FRANCIS, Wis. -- With his 10-day contract signed, Kenyon Martin is ready to prove he still has something to offer to the Milwaukee Bucks. Martin participated in Milwaukee's morning shootaround Friday and will be active when the Bucks take on the Minnesota Timberwolves at the BMO Harris Bradley Center. The Bucks are hoping the 37-year-old can help their depleted frontcourt, particularly...
Via Fox Sports Wisconsin
January 09, 2015  |  Discuss

Bucks sign veteran Kenyon Martin, waive guard Nate Wolters

The Bucks have signed veteran Kenyon Martin to replenish a depleted frontcourt, reuniting the forward with former New Jersey Nets teammate and current Milwaukee coach Jason Kidd. Martin signed a 10-day contract Friday. The team waived guard Nate Wolters to make room on the roster. The 37-year-old Martin played 32 games last season for the New York Knicks before becoming a free agent...
Via AP on Fox
January 09, 2015  |  Discuss

Bucks bolster frontcourt with veteran Martin, waive Wolters

In a move to help their depleted frontcourt, the Milwaukee Bucks signed veteran free-agent power forward Kenyon Martin to a 10-day contract Friday. "Kenyon provides some needed depth to our front court and brings an additional veteran presence to help develop our young team," Bucks general manager John Hammond said in a release. "He has always been known for his tough-minded, physical...
Via Fox Sports Wisconsin
January 09, 2015  |  Discuss

Report: Bucks, Kenyon Martin discussing deal

A person familiar with the discussions says the Milwaukee Bucks are in talks to sign veteran forward Kenyon Martin. The person spoke to The Associated Press on Thursday on condition of anonymity because no one was authorized to speak about the discussions. Martin could be signed as soon as Friday. Milwaukee hosts Minnesota on Friday night. The Bucks would have to make a corresponding...
Via AP on Fox
January 08, 2015  |  Discuss

AP source: Bucks talking to Kenyon Martin, could sign vet

A person familiar with the discussions says the Milwaukee Bucks are in talks to sign veteran forward Kenyon Martin. The person spoke to The Associated Press on Thursday on condition of anonymity because no one was authorized to speak about the discussions. Martin could be signed as soon as Friday. Milwaukee hosts Minnesota on Friday night. The Bucks would have to make a corresponding...
Via AP on Fox
January 08, 2015  |  Discuss

Report: Kenyon Martin to sign with Bucks

The Milwaukee Bucks have agreed to sign free agent forward Kenyon Martin to a 10-day contract, according to ESPN’s Marc Stein. Martin, who battled injuries with the New York Knicks the past two seasons and played in just 50 games over the two years combined, worked out for Jason Kidd and the Bucks last week....Read More
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January 08, 2015  |  Discuss
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