NBA Basketball

Kevin Martin
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Team: San AntonioHeight: 6-7 Born: 2/1/1983
Position: G-FWeight: 204 Birthplace: Zanesville, Ohio
College: Western CarolinaDraft: 1st Round 26th pick by Kings (2004)

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Mar. 4 7:12 PM PT8:12 PM MT9:12 PM CT10:12 PM ET3:12 GMT11:12 8:12 PM MST10:12 PM EST7:12 UAE (+1)04:1222:12 ET9:12 PM CT2:12 - A person with knowledge of the situation tells The Associated Press that free agent guard Kevin Martin has agreed to join the San Antonio Spurs.
Analysis: Martin reached a buyout with the Minnesota Timberwolves on Tuesday and was eager to join a playoff contender. He made the decision to choose the Spurs and bring his perimeter shooting and scoring ability to one of the best teams in the league.
Mar. 1 7:48 PM PT8:48 PM MT9:48 PM CT10:48 PM ET3:48 GMT11:48 8:48 PM MST10:48 PM EST7:48 UAE (+1)04:4822:48 ET9:48 PM CT2:48 - A person with knowledge of the situation tells The Associated Press the Minnesota Timberwolves have reached a buyout agreement with Martin.
Analysis: The sides finalized the agreement late Tuesday night, about 30 minutes before the 11 p.m. Central deadline for Martin to be eligible to play in the postseason. Martin has been one of the league's most consistent shooters in the last decade. But he has struggled this season, averaging just 10.6 points and shooting 36.9 percent from 3-point range in 39 games.
Jan. 25 6:38 PM PT7:38 PM MT8:38 PM CT9:38 PM ET2:38 GMT10:38 7:38 PM MST9:38 PM EST6:38 UAE (+1)03:3821:38 ET8:38 PM CT0:38 - Martin remains out with a sore right wrist.
Analysis: Martin has seen his playing time decrease of late as the Timberwolves begin evaluating younger players, so he's not a recommended fantasy play right now even when healthy.
Jan. 16 3:55 PM PT4:55 PM MT5:55 PM CT6:55 PM ET23:55 GMT7:55 4:55 PM MST6:55 PM EST3:55 UAE (+1)00:5518:55 ET5:55 PM CT21:55 - Martin scored 11 points Sunday as he played through some health issues.
Analysis: Martin was suffering from with an illness.
Dec. 17 10:05 PM PT11:05 PM MT12:05 AM CT1:05 AM ET6:05 GMT14:05 11:05 PM MST1:05 AM EST10:05 UAE07:051:05 ET12:05 AM CT4:05 - The Timberwolves have made veteran scorer Kevin Martin available in trade talks, a person with knowledge of the situation told The Associated Press on Wednesday night.
Analysis: With second-year guard Zach LaVine showing promise as a scorer and Andrew Wiggins playing more at the shooting guard position, the Wolves are looking to move Martin to free up more playing time for their youngsters. The Wolves have had conversations with two teams about Martin early this season, but had been reluctant to make a move while they were off to a surprising 8-8 start.
Dec. 16 2:31 PM PT3:31 PM MT4:31 PM CT5:31 PM ET22:31 GMT6:31 3:31 PM MST5:31 PM EST2:31 UAE (+1)23:3117:31 ET4:31 PM CT20:31 - Martin is out Wednesday with a bruised right wrist.
Analysis: Martin averages 12.7 points for the Wolves.
Dec. 10 10:22 PM PT11:22 PM MT12:22 AM CT1:22 AM ET6:22 GMT14:22 11:22 PM MST1:22 AM EST10:22 UAE07:221:22 ET12:22 AM CT4:22 - Martin scored a season-high 37 points in the Timberwolves' 123-122 overtime win over the Los Angeles Lakers on Wednesday.
Analysis: Martin's performance included making 14 of 27 from the floor and 6 of 9 from long range. However, it's even more impressive considering he had no points in a defeat to the Los Angeles Clippers two days earlier.
Nov. 22 12:43 PM PT1:43 PM MT2:43 PM CT3:43 PM ET20:43 GMT4:43 1:43 PM MST3:43 PM EST0:43 UAE (+1)21:4315:43 ET2:43 PM CT18:43 - Minnesota Timberwolves coach Sam Mitchell is inserting Kevin Martin into the starting lineup in hopes of jumpstarting a struggling offense.
Analysis: Mitchell announced the decision at practice Sunday. Martin will replace Tayshaun Prince in the first five and Andrew Wiggins will slide from shooting guard to small forward.
Oct. 29 9:51 PM PT10:51 PM MT11:51 PM CT12:51 AM ET4:51 GMT12:51 9:51 PM MST11:51 PM EST8:51 UAE05:510:51 ET10:51 PM CT2:51 - Martin scored 23 points Wednesday.
Analysis: Martin is a gunner who can put up points, though his PER may not be so good if you are looking for value there.

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