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Woj: Knicks considering adding Kenyon Martin

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Re: Woj: Knicks considering adding Kenyon Martin 

Post#136 » by MeloTime » Wed Jan 9, 2013 4:36 am

Kmart is 35 years old and still has good ball left in him.

He plays defense
He rebounds
He blocks shots
He finishes strong at the basket
He got your back
Last night Kmart wouldve handle the Melo situation during the game and would have insisted on guarding KG.

Martin is needed.
Will he get playing time ? Hopefully 15 mpg.

I would Cut White. Because KT deserves to be here if we win a chip.
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Re: Woj: Knicks considering adding Kenyon Martin 

Post#137 » by aj49689 » Wed Jan 9, 2013 4:45 am

MeloTime wrote:Kmart is 35 years old and still has good ball left in him.

He plays defense
He rebounds
He blocks shots
He finishes strong at the basket
He got your back
Last night Kmart wouldve handle the Melo situation during the game and would have insisted on guarding KG.

Martin is needed.
Will he get playing time ? Hopefully 15 mpg.

I would Cut White. Because KT deserves to be here if we win a chip.


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Re: Woj: Knicks considering adding Kenyon Martin 

Post#138 » by Fury » Wed Jan 9, 2013 4:56 am

MeloTime wrote:Kmart is 35 years old and still has good ball left in him.

He plays defense
He rebounds
He blocks shots
He finishes strong at the basket
He got your back
Last night Kmart wouldve handle the Melo situation during the game and would have insisted on guarding KG.

Martin is needed.
Will he get playing time ? Hopefully 15 mpg.

I would Cut White. Because KT deserves to be here if we win a chip.


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Re: Woj: Knicks considering adding Kenyon Martin 

Post#139 » by HarthorneWingo » Wed Jan 9, 2013 5:09 am

Ok. White goes.
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Re: Woj: Knicks considering adding Kenyon Martin 

Post#140 » by Signature NYK » Wed Jan 9, 2013 5:24 am

Is it really possible to cut Kurt and still keep him as a assistant coach? Crazy Eyes must stay apart of the knicks org
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Re: Woj: Knicks considering adding Kenyon Martin 

Post#141 » by Citris » Wed Jan 9, 2013 5:55 am

The Kurt - Camby thing is too good to cut Kurt. 99 Knicks, our last great team.

White isn't getting any time. Shumpert will make that a certainty. Kenyon Martin gives us another former Nugget to add to J.R, Melo, Camby too.

Kenyon + Jason Kidd connection.

makes sense.

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Re: Woj: Knicks considering adding Kenyon Martin 

Post#142 » by QueenzAllDay » Wed Jan 9, 2013 5:58 am

I guess White makes sense..

But I like Flight White... :(
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Re: Woj: Knicks considering adding Kenyon Martin 

Post#143 » by TheGarden » Wed Jan 9, 2013 6:08 am

Flight is in the dunk contest that'll be **** up, cut Copeland he sucks
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Re: Woj: Knicks considering adding Kenyon Martin 

Post#144 » by moocow007 » Wed Jan 9, 2013 6:23 am

I think they can cut Copeland. With Stoudemire back it really eliminates/minimizes the need for what Copeland brings. Add Martin and that further minimizes what Copeland can do since Martin also is a capable enough offensive player off the bench.

Here's Martin talking about playoff basketball and hopefully a gander of what we'd be getting...

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Re: Woj: Knicks considering adding Kenyon Martin 

Post#145 » by HarthorneWingo » Wed Jan 9, 2013 6:39 am

moocow007 wrote:I think they can cut Copeland. With Stoudemire back it really eliminates/minimizes the need for what Copeland brings. Add Martin and that further minimizes what Copeland can do since Martin also is a capable enough offensive player off the bench.

Here's Martin talking about playoff basketball and hopefully a gander of what we'd be getting...




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Re: Woj: Knicks considering adding Kenyon Martin 

Post#146 » by Mr_Perfect » Wed Jan 9, 2013 6:44 am

I don't know how people watch games and think Copeland is an NBA player.
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Re: Woj: Knicks considering adding Kenyon Martin 

Post#147 » by HarthorneWingo » Wed Jan 9, 2013 6:49 am

Mr_Perfect wrote:I don't know how people watch games and think Copeland is an NBA player.



He can score at the NBA level. And in doing so, he can help spread the court for Melo and/or JR. But he's pretty poor at everything else.


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Re: Woj: Knicks considering adding Kenyon Martin 

Post#148 » by AggO » Wed Jan 9, 2013 6:49 am

cut white
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Re: Woj: Knicks considering adding Kenyon Martin 

Post#149 » by Brooklyn_Yards » Wed Jan 9, 2013 6:51 am

moocow007 wrote:I think they can cut Copeland. With Stoudemire back it really eliminates/minimizes the need for what Copeland brings. Add Martin and that further minimizes what Copeland can do since Martin also is a capable enough offensive player off the bench.

Here's Martin talking about playoff basketball and hopefully a gander of what we'd be getting...


Goddamn Nick Young is so freaking stupid, I can't believe he and McGee were on the same team smmfh. I want Kmart, get it done!
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Re: Woj: Knicks considering adding Kenyon Martin 

Post#150 » by IMAN5 » Wed Jan 9, 2013 7:26 am

if Sheed's injury is serious, as much as I love him i'd cut him. Kurt Thomas can give you 10 decent minutes, and cope and white have small flashes, and don't anything too stupid.

Sign K-Mart, I've been all over this idea.
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Re: Woj: Knicks considering adding Kenyon Martin 

Post#151 » by SMAC-K » Wed Jan 9, 2013 7:49 am

Cut Copeland bring in KMart, let's go to battle
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Re: Woj: Knicks considering adding Kenyon Martin 

Post#152 » by Orange Mamba » Wed Jan 9, 2013 8:13 am

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Post#153 » by Mr_Perfect » Wed Jan 9, 2013 8:23 am

According to a Yahoo! report, the Knicks are contemplating whether to sign former Net Kenyon Martin as insurance for injured big man Rasheed Wallace.

Wallace has missed 12 straight games with an ailing left foot. If he is not waived Wednesday, his contract is fully guaranteed for the $1.4 million veteran’s minimum.

Nevertheless, a source said Martin signing with the Knicks is unlikely.

The 35-year-old Martin began his career with the Nets in 2000 and was a integral part of the team that went to two NBA Finals. Martin then spent seven seasons in Denver, playing with Anthony, before playing with the Clippers last season. Last year he averaged 5.2 points and 4.3 rebounds in 22.4 minutes per game.


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Re: Woj: Knicks considering adding Kenyon Martin 

Post#154 » by Jezus » Wed Jan 9, 2013 9:53 am

At the very least Copeland can score even if he couldn't do anything else.

Trade White. He's basically useless.
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Re: Woj: Knicks considering adding Kenyon Martin 

Post#155 » by fdr2012 » Wed Jan 9, 2013 10:05 am

This is a no brainer. Waive Sheed and his non-guaranteed contract and pickup KMart on a 10 day contract until Sheed is ready again. Once Sheed is ready, you either keep KMart and drop white/KT or you drop KMart.

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