Results 1 to 12 of 12
  1. #1
    All-Star
    Points: 32,433, Level: 55
    Level completed: 44%, Points required for next Level: 617
    Overall activity: 13.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran25000 Experience Points

    Join Date
    Mar 2006
    Posts
    1,227
    Points
    32,433
    Level
    55
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 205
    Given: 13

    Frank Martin Recovering From Blood Clot


  2. #2
    Speechless
    Points: 184,867, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 9.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialRecommendation Second ClassVeteran50000 Experience Points
    ajk4st8's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2006
    Location
    Ankeny
    Posts
    15,508
    Points
    184,867
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 224
    Given: 542

    Re: Frank Martin Recovering From Blood Clot

    Frank is a great coach. Hopefully he recovers well.



  3. #3
    Pro
    Points: 79,878, Level: 87
    Level completed: 85%, Points required for next Level: 272
    Overall activity: 0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteran50000 Experience Points
    RyCy04's Avatar
    Join Date
    Sep 2007
    Location
    Omaha, NE
    Posts
    2,366
    Points
    79,878
    Level
    87
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 141
    Given: 15

    Re: Frank Martin Recovering From Blood Clot

    I didn't read the article but I assume he just glared at the clot and it went away.



  4. #4
    All-Star Achievements:
    Veteran10000 Experience Points
    Cy's Taxi's Avatar
    Join Date
    Sep 2007
    Posts
    1,209
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 0
    Given: 0

    Re: Frank Martin Recovering From Blood Clot

    How could this be a shock to anybody? I'm surprised he hasn't had a heart attack on the floor...

    In all seriousness, I hope he gets better soon. He may act like a psycho, but he seems like a good guy.



  5. #5
    Pro
    Points: 73,610, Level: 84
    Level completed: 28%, Points required for next Level: 1,240
    Overall activity: 1.0%
    Achievements:
    Recommendation Second Class50000 Experience PointsVeteran
    ItsCyence's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2010
    Location
    Brookings, SD
    Posts
    3,355
    Points
    73,610
    Level
    84
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 39
    Given: 75

    Re: Frank Martin Recovering From Blood Clot




  6. #6
    All-Star
    Points: 26,245, Level: 49
    Level completed: 70%, Points required for next Level: 305
    Overall activity: 3.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran25000 Experience Points
    iowa_wildcat's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2008
    Location
    Ames
    Posts
    1,298
    Points
    26,245
    Level
    49
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 49
    Given: 26

    Re: Frank Martin Recovering From Blood Clot

    Martin had surgery on one of his knees. The clot appeared on the knee a few days later. He is out of the hospital but goes back daily to receive treatment and medication to dissolve the clot.



  7. #7
    Addict
    Points: 151,610, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 5.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points

    Join Date
    Jan 2009
    Posts
    6,088
    Points
    151,610
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 77
    Given: 11

    Re: Frank Martin Recovering From Blood Clot

    After losing Hill, I surprised he didn't have a full aneurism.



  8. #8
    Pro
    Points: 58,369, Level: 74
    Level completed: 88%, Points required for next Level: 181
    Overall activity: 7.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points
    intrepid27's Avatar
    Join Date
    Oct 2006
    Location
    Marion, IA
    Posts
    2,651
    Points
    58,369
    Level
    74
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 136
    Given: 156

    Re: Frank Martin Recovering From Blood Clot

    Martin is a good coach, but, a tiger can't change his stripes. I still predict his coaching career will go down in a ball if flames due to NCAA violations. If not at K-State then some stop down the road.



  9. #9
    All-Star
    Points: 26,245, Level: 49
    Level completed: 70%, Points required for next Level: 305
    Overall activity: 3.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran25000 Experience Points
    iowa_wildcat's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2008
    Location
    Ames
    Posts
    1,298
    Points
    26,245
    Level
    49
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 49
    Given: 26

    Re: Frank Martin Recovering From Blood Clot

    Quote Originally Posted by intrepid27 View Post
    Martin is a good coach, but, a tiger can't change his stripes. I still predict his coaching career will go down in a ball if flames due to NCAA violations. If not at K-State then some stop down the road.
    I will not say it will never happen but don't hold your breath! Martin had a tremendous opportunity to cheat when he let Southern Cal have OJ Mayo. He could have entered into the bidding war for the one and done point guard that he needed badly. KSU most likely would have made a deep run into the tournament with Mayo onboard.



  10. #10
    All-Star
    Points: 33,046, Level: 55
    Level completed: 99%, Points required for next Level: 4
    Overall activity: 2.0%
    Achievements:
    25000 Experience PointsVeteran
    Agclone91's Avatar
    Join Date
    Feb 2011
    Location
    Carroll
    Posts
    1,983
    Points
    33,046
    Level
    55
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 142
    Given: 107

    Re: Frank Martin Recovering From Blood Clot

    Even for all the **** people talk about Martin...he still is a really awesome coach. K-State is lucky to have a coach with as much prestige and commitment. Hope Frank is better soon.



  11. #11
    Pro
    Points: 48,317, Level: 67
    Level completed: 98%, Points required for next Level: 33
    Overall activity: 0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteran25000 Experience Points
    sodakjoe's Avatar
    Join Date
    Sep 2006
    Location
    Ames via Sioux Falls, SD
    Posts
    2,799
    Points
    48,317
    Level
    67
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 0
    Given: 0

    Re: Frank Martin Recovering From Blood Clot

    I can't be the first person to read that and think the clot must be what causes that vein on his forehead.

    In all seriousness, I think he makes K-State a better team, and thus the Big 12 a better league. Hope he recovers well.


    Green hills for thy throne, and for crown a golden melody/Ringing in the hearts of all who bring thee love and loyalty/Dear Alma Mater, make our spirits great
    True and valiant like the bells of I-O-WA STATE!

    And thank you Stumpy for this:

  12. #12
    Speechless
    Points: 876,423, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 83.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteranCreated Album pictures50000 Experience PointsOverdrive
    CycloneErik's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2008
    Location
    Jamerica
    Posts
    57,142
    Points
    876,423
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 2,583
    Given: 2,100

    Re: Frank Martin Recovering From Blood Clot

    Quote Originally Posted by sodakjoe View Post
    I can't be the first person to read that and think the clot must be what causes that vein on his forehead.

    In all seriousness, I think he makes K-State a better team, and thus the Big 12 a better league. Hope he recovers well.
    Nice touch!

    I agree that he makes them a better team and the league is better for having him.

    He also fills a niche that most coaches can't. He makes it even easier to cheer against KSU when we play them (as if we need more reason), but makes it easy to cheer for them when they play somebody else. He's an easy one to respect.


    Since we are an elite team now, let's go get that One Cyclone Moment.
    Make this one for the ages!




    http://rememberingdoria.wordpress.com/

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •  
  • TV: ESPN2
  • BASKETBALL: Iowa State vs. Maryland
  • November 25, 2014
  • 08:30 PM