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Encyclopedia > Sean Marks
Sean Marks
Position Forward/Center
Height 6 ft 10 in (2.08 m)
Weight 250 lb (113 kg)
Team Phoenix Suns
Nationality Flag of New Zealand New Zealand
Born August 23, 1975
Auckland, New Zealand
College California
Draft 44th overall, 1998
New York Knicks
Pro career 1998–present
Former teams Toronto Raptors (1998-2000)
Śląsk Wrocław (2000-2001)
Miami Heat (2001-2003)
San Antonio Spurs (2003-2006)

Sean Andrew Marks (born August 23, 1975, in Auckland, New Zealand) is a professional basketball player with the NBA's Phoenix Suns. After attending Rangitoto College in Auckland, he moved to the United States in 1995 to play for the University of California, where he majored in political science, graduating with a BA degree in 1998. He is the first New Zealander to play in the NBA, and he represented New Zealand in international basketball tournaments, such as the 2000 and 2004 Olympic Games, and was part of their fourth place finish at the 2002 Basketball World Championship. In the context of basketball, forward usually refers to one of two positions: Power forward Small forward In addition, some basketball players share the attributes of a small forward and a point guard, and are accordingly called point forwards. ... This article does not cite any references or sources. ... The Phoenix Suns are a professional basketball team, based in Phoenix, Arizona. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_New_Zealand. ... is the 235th day of the year (236th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 1975 (MCMLXXV) was a common year starting on Wednesday (link will display full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ... Schematic map of Auckland. ... Sather tower (the Campanile) looking out over the San Francisco Bay and Mount Tamalpais. ... The 1998 NBA Draft took place on 24 June 1998 in General Motors Place in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. ... This article or section does not cite any references or sources. ... The Toronto Raptors are a professional basketball team based in Toronto, Ontario. ... ÅšlÄ…sk WrocÅ‚aw is a Polish sports club based in WrocÅ‚aw, Poland. ... This article does not cite any references or sources. ... The San Antonio Spurs are an American professional basketball team based in San Antonio, Texas. ... is the 235th day of the year (236th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 1975 (MCMLXXV) was a common year starting on Wednesday (link will display full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ... Schematic map of Auckland. ... Basketball is a team sport in which two teams of five active players each try to score points against one another by throwing a ball through a 10-foot high hoop (the basket) under organized rules. ... “NBA” redirects here. ... The Phoenix Suns are a professional basketball team, based in Phoenix, Arizona. ... Rangitoto College (Rangi) is the largest secondary school in New Zealand with over 3,000 students as of 2004. ... Year 1995 (MCMXCV) was a common year starting on Sunday (link will display full 1995 Gregorian calendar). ... Sather tower (the Campanile) looking out over the San Francisco Bay and Mount Tamalpais. ... The Politics series Politics Portal This box:      Political Science is the field concerning the theory and practice of politics and the description and analysis of political systems and political behaviour. ... Year 1998 (MCMXCVIII) was a common year starting on Thursday (link will display full 1998 Gregorian calendar). ... The Tall Blacks is the nickname of New Zealands national mens basketball team. ... The 2000 Summer Olympics or the Millennium Games/Games of the New Millennium, officially known as the Games of the XXVII Olympiad, were the Summer Olympic Games held in 2000 in Sydney, New South Wales, Australia. ... The ceremony for the lighting of the flame is arranged as a pagan pageant, with priestesses dancing. ... The five Olympic rings were designed in 1913, adopted in 1914 and debuted at the Games at Antwerp, 1920. ... For album titles with the same name, see 2002 (album). ... The Basketball World Championship (official name: FIBA World Championship) is a world basketball tournament for mens national teams held quadrennially. ...


His international retirement came in 2004, but there are plans from new coach Nenad Vucinic to talk him out of international retirement. shelby was here 2004 (MMIV) was a leap year starting on Thursday of the Gregorian calendar. ...


Marks scored a career-high 16 points in San Antonio's February 8, 2006 win over the Toronto Raptors. In 2003-04, while also with the Spurs, he did not play a single second due to patella tendinitis. In 2000-01, he spent the season with Slask Wroclaw of Poland, and in December 2000 had an unsuccessful 10-day contract (10 days, 0 games) with the Seattle SuperSonics, returning to his Polish team until the season ended. is the 39th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... For the Manfred Mann album, see 2006 (album). ... The Toronto Raptors are a professional basketball team based in Toronto, Ontario. ... The patella or kneecap is a thick, triangular bone which articulates with the femur and covers and protects the front of the knee joint. ... This article does not cite any references or sources. ...


Marks is married to Jennifer, and has two sons, Aidan and Lucas.


Sean Marks signed with the Phoenix Suns on July 27, 2006 to a one-year contract. [1] is the 208th day of the year (209th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... For the Manfred Mann album, see 2006 (album). ...


Sean Marks re-signed with the Phoenix Suns on July 24, 2007. [2] is the 205th day of the year (206th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 2007 (MMVII) is now the current year, a common year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar and the AD/CE era. ...


References

  1. ^ http://www.nba.com/suns/news/marks_release_060725.html
  2. ^ http://www.nba.com/transactions/current_month_transactions.html

External links

  • NBA.com: Sean Marks player profile

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Sean Marks - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (219 words)
Sean Andrew Marks (born August 23, 1975 in Auckland, New Zealand) is a professional basketball player with the NBA's Phoenix Suns.
Marks is married to Jennifer, and has two sons, Aidan and Lucas.
Sean Marks signed with the Phoenix Suns on July 27, 2006 to a one-year contract.
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