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Nets' Jaylen Martin: Inks two-way deal with Nets
Martin agreed to a two-way contract with the Nets on Tuesday, Shams Charania of The Athletic reports.
After going undrafted in June, the 20-year-old Martin had opened the season as one of the Knicks' three two-way players, but he never got the chance to make his NBA debut before being waived in December. He had continued to stick around in the New York organization as a member of the G League's Westchester Knicks, averaging 12.3 points (on 48.7 percent shooting from the field), 3.8 rebounds, 1.5 assists and 1.2 three-pointers in 24.8 minutes per game over 31 appearances. The 6-foot-6 wing is projected to see most of his playing time in the G League with the Long Island Nets for the rest of the season, though he'll be eligible to appear in contests for Brooklyn at the NBA level.... See More ... See Less
Jaylen Martin: Cut by Knicks
The Knicks waived Martin on Saturday, Ian Begley of SportsNet New York reports.
Martin joined the Knicks on a two-way deal in late November but never made an appearance with the NBA club. He'll cede his two-way slot to center Dmytro Skapintsev, who adds depth to the frontcourt in the wake of injuries to Mitchell Robinson (foot) and Jericho Sims (ankle). Assuming he goes unclaimed off waivers, the 19-year-old Martin will remain under the franchise's umbrella with the G League's Westchester Knicks.... See More ... See Less
Knicks' Jaylen Martin: Lands two-way contract
Martin agreed to a two-way contract with the Knicks on Monday, Shams Charania of The Athletic reports.
Martin was waived by New York in mid-October but has been a productive player for the G League's Westchester Knicks recently. Over six appearances with Westchester, he's averaged 10.8 points and 3.3 rebounds in 22.6 minutes per game. He's unlikely to have as much of a role with the parent club but has landed a deal that will allow him to easily move between New York and Westchester.... See More ... See Less
Knicks' Jaylen Martin: Scores 15 in loss
Martin totaled 15 points (5-14 FG, 3-11 3PT, 2-4 FT), six assists, four rebounds and two steals over 34 minutes in Sunday's 98-80 Summer League loss to the Nets.
Martin was a steady scorer for the Knicks while leading the team in assists and steals. The undrafted rookie signed a two-way contract with the Knicks on June 23 and will look to continue his solid play as he battles for a role with the main roster.... See More ... See Less
Knicks' Jaylen Martin: Signs two-way contract
Martin signed a two-way contract with the Knicks on Friday, Shams Charania of The Athletic reports.
Martin played for Overtime Elite last year and averaged 14.0 points and 5.9 rebounds in 23.3 minutes per game. He wasn't drafted Thursday but will compete for a role with New York on a two-way deal.... See More ... See Less
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