Kenyon Martin is a retired professional basketball player belonging to America. He is popular for playing 15 seasons in the NBA (National Basketball Association). He is married to Trina and blessed with three children.
More about the relationship
Kenyon Martin has been engaged to Trina in 2008 which lasted for just 2 years and then got separated in 2010. However, before Trina, he dated Heather Thompson from 7th Apr 1999 to Aug 2003.
The couple had been blessed with 3 children namely Kenyon, Kamron, and Cierra Reign. But their relationship could not last long and then got separated due to some personal reasons.
Moreover, Kenyon had an affair with Dollicia Bryan (2010), Vanessa Lopez (2007), and Draya Michele. The reason for their breakups is currently unknown.
At present, he is married to Shakira Watson. They have exchanged vows on 11 June 2016.
""I take the responsibility of representing the Denver Nuggets very seriously and I truly hope Nuggets fans understand that. I support the team fully and can't wait to rejoin them on the court as soon as possible.""
""First and foremost, I want to apologize to my teammates and coaching staff for my actions on Monday night. There is nothing more important to me than being a good teammate and giving 110% effort each and every day. Nothing will ever change that.""
""He's made big shots. We'll live and die and with him shooting at the end. He's won games for us before, so we're not going to stop going to him now.""
""It's a good rivalry. It's intense every time we play. It's good for basketball as long as it doesn't get out of control.""
""What I learned, a little too late, was that the 'traditional' Martin Short target viewer weighs under 300 pounds. Unfortunately, I was on during daytime.""
Kenyon Martin is a retired professional basketball player belonging to America. He is popular for playing 15 seasons in the NBA (National Basketball Association).
Kenyon Martin: Birth Facts, Family, and Childhood
This basketball player was born on 30th December 1977 to Lydia Moore, a single mother in Saginaw, Michigan. He has got an older sister named Tamara in his Family.
Besides, the family migrated south to the Oak Cliff neighborhood of Dallas. There his mother did two jobs and later on, his sister often looked after him during their mother worked.
During his childhood, he stuttered and had joined three high schools in four years.
In discussing his education history, he attended Bryan Adams High School located in Dallas, and graduated from there in 1996.
Kenyon Martin: Early Life Profession and Career
On talking about his career, Kenyon Martin played under the direction of head coach Bob Huggins for the Cincinnati Bearcats during his college time. Moreover, he took Cincinnati to a 27-6 record as a junior and was entitled second-team All-Conference the USA.
Another, he scored 9.7 rebounds, 18.9 points, and 3.5 blocks per game during a season n 1999–2000 as a senior. Additionally, the New Jersey Net selected Martin first overall in the 2000 NBA draft.
Furthermore, Martin made 7.4 rebounds, 12 points, and 1.7 blocks per game for the New Jersey Nets as a rookie. Besides, Martin scored 5.3 rebounds, 14.9 points, 1.7 blocks, and 1.3 steals per game in his second season helping the Nets rise from the best season to date in the Nets’ NBA history and the last place to an Eastern Conference title in the Atlantic Division.
However, in a sign-and-trade deal, Martin was traded for three future first-round draft picks to the Denver Nuggets at the end of the 2003–04 season. In addition, Martin missed 26 games cause of knee tendinitis but returned in time for the playoffs during the 2005–06 season.
Additionally, Martin contracted with the Los Angeles Clippers on February 3, 2012. However, Martin agreed to join a 10-day contract with the New York Knicks on February 21, 2013. Another, Martin took retirement from professional basketball after the announcement on July 3, 2015.
Lifetime Achievements and Awards
On talking about his awards, he had won lots of awards but has not disclosed to the media as he wants to keep it personal. Thus, there are no such records and data currently available regarding his achievements and awards.
Salary and the Net worth
A basketball player earns an enormous amount of salary but currently has not been disclosed to the media. He has an estimated net worth of $60 Million as of 2022 that she earns from his successful career.
Kenyon Martin: Rumors and Controversy
He has not been any parts of the controversies or rumors yet since he has been maintaining both of his personal and professional life so properly.
Body Measurement: Height, Weight
In discussing his body measurement, Kenyon Martin has an athletic body type with a height of 6 feet and 9 inches and a body mass of 106 kg. He possesses black hair and eyes.
Kenyon is active on Twitter with 25.5K followers, Instagram with 57.7K followers, and Facebook with more than 2K followers.
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