Ryan McNeil, the driving force behind the brains and brawn of HoopsAddict, did some sleuthing and interviewing when the Kings were in Toronto and discovered that the Kings are not looking to trade Kevin Martin.
Outside of the numbers, after spending some time in the Kings’ locker room and talking with their head coach and some players I’ll be shocked if Sacramento deals Martin before the trade deadline next week.
Their head coach, Paul Westphal, was emphatic when explaining to me how much he values having a starting backcourt of Martin and Evans.
Evans, the player most people point to as being the reason why the team would move Martin, talked with me in glowing terms about how having Martin on the court with him helps make him a better player.
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