posted on Jul, 10 2004 @ 05:48 PM
ATLANTA -- The Atlanta Hawks are willing to wait for Kenyon Martin.
The New Jersey Nets' free agent was expected to leave Atlanta on Saturday with a six-year maximum contract offer -- as much as $85 million.
"Going through the process, we let the guy know we have a great town and a great facility and we have an interest in putting the best team together,"
Hawks vice president Dominique Wilkins told the Associated Press on Saturday.
Martin, however, is a restricted free agent, which means if he signs the Hawks' offer sheet, New Jersey can take 15 days to decide whether to match