Former NBA player Kevin Martin will be on tour to India. The National Basketball Association (NBA) announced this on Thursday. Martin will put the first stop in Mumbai on January 12 in Mumbai. Here he will talk to the Reliance Foundation Junior NBA participants at Dhirubhai Ambani School.
After this, on January 14, he will join the Sony Six NBA Morning Show ‘Around the Hoop’ as a guest analyst.
Martin will come to Delhi on January 16 and will participate in another program of the Reliance Foundation Junior NBA at St. Paul School. After this he will visit NBA Basketball School at APJ School in Sheikh Sarai on 17 January.
Finally, Martin will visit Noida on January 18 and the Indian NBA Academy will organize a clinic. Martin said, ‘I am waiting for a tour of India to promote the sport of basketball. There is a lot of enthusiasm in India towards this game and I want to help move it further.
Martin’s length is six feet seven inches, and he was included in the 2004 NBA Draft by Sakramato Kings from California University of California.
During his career, Martin has represented Houston Rockets, Oklahoma City Thunder, Minnesota Timberwolves and San Antonio Spurs. He announced his retirement in 2016