Marks a trail blazer

Auckland-born Sean Marks, 35, the first New Zealander to play in the NBA, has been signed with Portland’s Trail Blazers. Marks came out of the University of California-Berkeley and was drafted 44th overall by the New York Knicks in 1998. He went on to play for Toronto, Miami, San Antonio, Phoenix and New Orleans. His NBA career averages are 3. points, 2.3 rebounds and .2 assists in 1.2 minutes per game. He will wear jersey no 4. Internationally, Marks represented New Zealand. He competed in the 2 and 24 Olympic Games. Marks became an American citizen in 27.


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Bayern Munich and Nuremberg Share Sarpreet Singh

Bayern Munich and Nuremberg Share Sarpreet Singh

It has been just over a year since Sarpreet Singh, 21, officially joined the Bundesliga giants, Bayern Munich, at number 10. The former Wellington Phoenix player is not only the first…