Kevin Martin is an American former professional basketball player. He played in the National Basketball Association from 2004 to 2016. Teams in the NBA that he has played with, included Oklahoma City Thunder, Minnesota Timberwolves, and San Antonio Spurs.

Player Profile and Personal Life

Kevin Dallas Martin Jr. was born on February 1, 1983, in Zanesville, Ohio in the United States of America. He stands 201 cm tall and his weight was last listed at 91 kg.

He married his wife, Jill Arnold, in 2011. They live in Clearwater Beach, Florida.

Position Shooting Guard
Height / weight 2.01 m / 91 kg
Born 1 Feb 1983
Nationality United States United States
Playing Style Right Handed
Team History
226 minnesota timberwolves Minnesota 2013 - 2016
222 san antonio spurs San Antonio 2016
1387 oklahoma city thunder Oklahoma City 2012 - 2013
219 houston rockets Houston 2010 - 2012
233 sacramento kings Sacramento 2004 - 2010

High School and College Career

He attended Zanesville High School in Zanesville, Ohio. Later, he committed to play for Western Carolina University and was there from 2001 to 2004.

In 2002, he was named to the SoCon All-Freshman Team and the Second-team All-SoCon. In 2003 and 2004, he was named to the First-team All-SoCon.

Professional Career

He turned pro in 2004 and was selected in the 1st round of the 2004 NBA Draft, chosen 26th overall by the Sacramento Kings.

He was with the Kings from 2004 to 2010. Then, he moved to play for the Houston Rockets and was with them from 2010 to 2012. From 2012 to 2013, he played for the Oklahoma City Thunder. Then from 2013 to 2016, he was with the Minnesota Timberwolves.

He retired in 2016 after playing for the [San Antonio Spurs.

Career Highlights and Awards

  • 2003, 2004 - First-team All-SoCon
  • 2002 - Second-team All-SoCon
  • 2002 - SoCon All-Freshman Team

Career Statistics

  • Points - 12,396 (17.4 ppg)
  • Rebounds - 2,278 (3.2 rpg)
  • Assists - 1,352 (1.9 apg)

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