Kenyon Martin RUMORS & NEWS

  • Kenyon Martin: I'm retiring from professional basketball

    Yahoo! Sports "Kenyon Martin, the No. 1 pick of the 2000 NBA draft, told Yahoo Sports he has retired from playing professional basketball. Martin scored 9,325 points, grabbed 5,159 rebounds and blocked 864 shots in 757 NBA games over 15 seasons. The athletic 6-foot-9 forward made his lone NBA All-Star..." July 03

  • Bucks waive Kenyon Martin to clear roster space for trade additions

    Pro Basketball Talk "Kenyon Martin, who was brought to Milwaukee to provide some depth up front and be a veteran presence in a young locker room, has been let go to make way for more youth. The Bucks added Michael Carter-Williams, Tyler Ennis and Miles Plumlee via trades. They already had a full 15-man roster and..." February 21

  • Bucks to lock in Kenyon Martin

    ESPN "The Milwaukee Bucks will sign former All-Star power forward Kenyon Martin to a rest-of-the-season contract this week, according to league sources. Sources told that Martin, who completes his second 10-day deal with the Bucks on Wednesday, has lent a welcome veteran touch to a young..." January 28

  • Kenyon Martin, Bucks Agree On Contract For Remainder Of Season

    Real GM Basketball "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." January 20

  • Knicks’ Kenyon Martin shutting it down until after break

    New York Post "Kenyon Martin said he will not play for the Knicks until after the All-Star break to rest his chronic ankle and foot injury. Martin was in a walking boot as he entered the locker room before Wednesday’s 94-90 loss to the Trail Blazers — the 10th of the last 12 games he has missed. He..." February 06

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    Chris Herring @HerringWSJ

    Woodson says Kenyon Martin will play tonight

  • Knicks lose Amar'e, Martin for up to 2 weeks

    ESPN New York "The New York Knicks have lost Amar'e Stoudemire and Kenyon Martin for up to two weeks after MRI results confirmed diagnoses for the power forwards stemming from injuries sustained in a Thursday loss. The Knicks said Martin has a left ankle sprain and tendinitis. He is expected to be out about..." January 18

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    Steve Popper @StevePopper

    Woodson said Kenyon and Amare both will be out at least a few games.

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    Al Iannazzone @Al_Iannazzone

    Woodson said Chandler and Kenyon could be game-time decisions tomorrow because of illness. Udrih is questionable and Prigioni is out.

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    Marc Berman @NYPost_Berman

    Kenyon gametime decision. Felton out.

  • Kenyon Martin may rejoin Knicks to face Thunder

    New York Post "With Metta World Peace readying for a blood-spinning procedure, the Knicks are hopeful they get back their defensive big man always ready to spill some blood — Kenyon Martin. Martin’s possible return from a five-game absence due to an abdominal strain for the Christmas matinee against the..." December 25

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    Marc Berman @NYPost_Berman

    #Knicks announce K-Mart out at least 2 weeks with abdominal after MRI as expected.

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    NBA New York Knicks @nyknicks

    Coach Woodson says Kenyon Martin will be out "probably a little while."

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    NBA New York Knicks @nyknicks

    Coach Woodson says Kenyon Martin will be out "probably a little while."

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    Frank Isola @FisolaNYDN

    Kenyon Martin (abdominal strain) is out & could miss multiple games, according to Mike Woodson. Pablo, Iman, J.R., Carmelo & Bargnani start

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    Al Iannazzone @Al_Iannazzone

    Knicks say Kenyon Martin is a game-time decision tonight with a sore left ankle.

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    Al Iannazzone @Al_Iannazzone

    Kenyon Martin probably said it best: "It's about us caring and giving a f**k, man, that's what it boils down to."

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    Al Iannazzone @Al_Iannazzone

    Metta said the reported argument between he and Kenyon was over pasta. He said Kenyon likes shell pasta and he likes elbow pasta.

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    Al Iannazzone @Al_Iannazzone

    JR Smith and Kenyon Martin not taking part in scrimmage. Knicks say they were kept out of contact parts of practice.

  • Report: World Peace, Kenyon Martin had 'heated' argument on Sunday

    ESPN New York "Kenyon Martin and Metta World Peace got into a "heated" verbal argument during a Knicks workout prior to Sunday's game against the Pelicans, according to sources with knowledge of the situation. The two veteran forwards did not come to blows, but the back and forth was described as "intense"..." December 02

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    Frank Isola @FisolaNYDN

    Beno Udrih starting with Raymond Felton out. J.R. Smith back to sixth man with Iman Shumpert, Carmelo, Kenyon & Andrea Bargnani starting.

  • Kenyon Martin cleared to play every game for Knicks, according to report

    SB Nation "The Knicks' big man will be available every game instead of rotating games with Amar'e Stoudemire. New York Knicks center Kenyon Martin has been cleared to play every game "unless his ankles are hurting," according to Marc Berman of the New York Post. The Knicks had previously arranged a..." November 17

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    Jim Baumbach @jimbaumbach

    Amar'e and Kenyon will play tomorrow because they didn't play much last night, Woodson said. #knicks

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    NBA New York Knicks @nyknicks

    Coach Woodson says that @Amareisreal will play tonight and Kenyon Martin will sit. #Knicks

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    Adam Zagoria @AdamZagoria

    #Knicks will start the big lineup with Bargnani tomorrow. Amar'e sits, Kenyon off the bench, Woodson says.

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  • J.R., Amar’e, Kenyon Martin back together on practice court for Knicks

    New York Daily News "The Knicks had to wait until they were out of the country to finally get some of their injured players back on the practice court together for a scrimmage for the first time in training camp. J.R. Smith Amar’e Stoudemire and Kenyon Martin all received high marks from coach Mike Woodson after..." October 23

  • Kenyon Martin says he's fine, ready for season-opener

    Newsday "Kenyon Martin didn't like hearing that Mike Woodson called him "questionable" for next week's regular-season opener. The veteran power forward expects to play. Martin has been held out of practice and all five preseason games because of an ankle injury he suffered late last season that Woodson..." October 22

  • K-Mart frustrated with sitting out Knicks preseason

    New York Post "The government shutdown is over but the K-Mart shutdown continues. Former Raptor Andrea Bargnani is good to go Monday night in his former haunt but Kenyon Martin is still wondering when Knicks coach Mike Woodson will let him play this preseason. Bargnani whose back stiffened in practice Sunday..." October 21

  • Kenyon Martin questionable for Knicks season opener

    Pro Basketball Talk "The Knicks may at some point this season get to the point where they’re playing at the same level or better than the team was last year when it finished with the second best record in the Eastern Conference. But the lack of frontcourt depth is likely to cause some trouble at least in the early..." October 20

  • Knicks taking cautious approach with Kenyon Martin

    New York Daily News "Attention K-Mart watchers: Kenyon Martin had his shoeless left ankle wrapped in ice when reporters were allowed in to watch the tail end of practice in Greenburgh on Monday but he and the Knicks were quick to downplay that situation as little more than a preventative measure. Mike Woodson..." October 15

  • Knicks’ Kenyon OK with plan for more rest

    New York Post "Kenyon Martin is at odds with Mike Woodson. The coach said his goal is for the Knicks to be a top-10 defensive team. “I told him top-five” Martin said Saturday after practice. Now that’s the kind of dissension a coach can live with from any player. Perhaps Martin is straining just a bit..." October 06

  • Knicks: K-Mart did 'fantastic job' last season; signing becomes official

    New York Post "The Knicks made the return of big man Kenyon Martin official Thursday when the team announced he'd signed a one-year deal to return to the club. “Kenyon did a fantastic job for us once he signed in February” Knicks general manager Glen Grunwald said in a statement. “He strengthened our frontline..." July 25

  • Knicks re-sign K-Mart to one-year deal

    New York Post "Kenyon Martin will return to the Knicks his agent Andy Miller confirmed to The Post. The deal is for the veteran’s minimum of $1.4 million. Martin 35 joined the Knicks in late February and played 18 regular-season games averaging 7.2 points and 5.3 rebounds. He was a big boon to their interior..." July 25

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    Al Iannazzone @Al_Iannazzone

    Kenyon Martin has reached an agreement to return to the Knicks his agent Andy Miller said.

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    Jonah Ballow @jonahballow

    "Kenyon is getting our full consideration" #Knicks Glen Grunwald on potentially bringing Kenyon Martin back.

  • Has Kenyon Martin Become Forgotten Man?

    Buckets Over Broadway "The New York Knicks have been a relatively busy team throughout the first four days of the offseason. They not only pulled off a big trade to land Andrea Bargnani, but have made it a point to keep their own free agents by re-signing J.R. Smith, offering a two-year deal to Pablo Prigioni and..." July 07

  • Knicks' Kenyon Martin nursing wrist injury

    New York Post "Kenyon Martin didn’t join his teammates in shooting practice Wednesday because of an apparent new wrist injury. Tuesday night in the visitor’s locker room in Indianapolis, Martin sported either a black soft cast or wrap on his right wrist. Martin, who also has the flu, was nowhere to be found..." May 16

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    Howard Beck @HowardBeckNYT

    Iman Shumpert is starting. Knicks also starting Kenyon Martin and going big for the first time. Prigioni to the bench.

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    NY_KnicksPR @NY_KnicksPR

    J.R. Smith (illness), Kenyon Martin illness) and Iman Shumpert (sore left knee) did not practice today in Indianapolis.

  • NBA playoffs 2013: Illness keeps Martin, Smith out of Knicks practice

    Sporting News "The New York Knicks practiced Monday without forward Kenyon Martin or guards J.R. Smith and Iman Shumpert. Martin and Smith are ill and questionable for Tuesday night's game in Indianapolis. Shumpert has a sore left knee but coach Mike Woodson says he probably will play in Game 4 against the..." May 13

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    Al Iannazzone @Al_Iannazzone

    Knicks say JR Smith and Kenyon Martin are not practice due to illness.

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    Marc Berman @NYPost_Berman

    Woodson said worried flu bug could be spreading around with KMart now sick and missing practice.

  • K-Mart bails out Chandler

    New York Post "The pass zipped from Carmelo Anthony to Kenyon Martin down low with 40.6 seconds left. Martin was wide open near the hoop. Anthony’s pass, however, was thrown high. “Terrible pass,” Martin said afterward, good-naturedly. “Melo said thanks for bailing him out.” Indeed, Martin hauled in..." April 21

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    NY_KnicksPR @NY_KnicksPR

    Anthony, Chandler, Martin and Stoudemire are not expect to play tonight versus Atlanta.

  • Knicks Chandler, K-Mart OK for playoffs

    New York Post "Help is coming for the Knicks. And at the best possible time. Coach Mike Woodson Tuesday stressed his full confidence that center Tyson Chandler and forward Kenyon Martin will be back Saturday for the start of the playoffs against the Celtics. “Yes. Yes, I am,” Woodson responded when asked..." April 17

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    Jared Zwerling @

    Woodson says Chandler and Martin will play in Game 1. No word on Sheed yet.

  • Knicks' Kenyon Martin exits with sprained ankle

    New York Post "As if the Knicks’ big-man crisis wasn’t serious enough, power forward Kenyon Martin sprained his left ankle in their 120-99 Atlantic-Division clinching win over the Wizards Tuesday night and had to be helped off the Garden floor. X-rays were negative, and no timetable was given for his..." April 10

  • Tyson Chandler doubtful, Kenyon Martin questionable for Knicks-Wizards

    Newark Star-Ledger "Knicks center Tyson Chandler (bulging disc) is doubtful for tonight's game against the Washington Wizards while backup big man Kenyon Martin is listed as "questionable" because of his sore left knee. Marcus Camby (plantar fasciitis) is out again. The Knicks were 8-2 while Chandler missed 10..." April 09

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    Jonah Ballow @

    Martin back in Knicks starting lineup. Chandler out tonight vs. Wizards.