Martin with the Minnesota Timberwolves
|Born||Kevin Dallas Martin|
February 1, 1983
|Listed height||6 ft 7 in (2.01 m)|
|Listed weight||199 lbs (90 kg)|
|High school||Zanesville (Zanesville, Ohio)|
|College||Western Carolina (2001–2004)|
|NBA Draft||2004 / Round: 1 / Pick: 26th|
|Selected by the Sacramento Kings|
|Pro career||2004–2016 (12 years)|
|2012–2013||Oklahoma City Thunder|
|2016||San Antonio Spurs|
|Career highlights and awards|
Martin was born in Zanesville, Ohio, to Kevin Sr. and Marilyn Martin. He grew up idolizing the one and only, Michael Jordan. He played for Zanesville High School and was fourth in the voting for Ohio Mr. Basketball as a Senior, finishing behind the first Sophomore winner LeBron James.
He received a full scholarship to Western Carolina University, where he majored in sports management. On November 22, 2002, Martin scored a college career-high 46 points against Coastal Carolina, yet lost that game. On November 21, 2003, Martin scored 44 points in a loss against Georgia Bulldogs. He ranks fourth all-time on Western Carolina's scoring list with 1,838 points. Martin averaged 23.3 points, 4.5 rebounds and 1.7 assists per game during his three years in college.
- Kevin Martin on Wikipedia