Minnesota Timberwolves Waive Marlon Parmer

Minnesota Timberwolves Waive Marlon Parmer

October 13, 2005
Minnesota Timberwolves Vice President of Basketball Operations Kevin McHale today announced the team has waived free-agent guard Marlon Parmer. The training camp roster now stands at 18 players.

Parmer, a 6-3, 187-pound guard, did not play in the team's preseason opener last night vs. Milwaukee. He averaged 5.3 points (.250 FG%, .714 FT%), 1.0 rebounds, 3.0 assists and 12.3 minutes per game in three contests for the Timberwolves entry in the 2005 Minnesota Summer League. He spent the 2004-05 season with the Continental Basketball Association's Yakima Sun Kings and with Bnei Hasaron in the Israel Premiere League. Parmer split his four-year collegiate career between the University of New Mexico (2000-01 - 2002-03) and Kentucky Wesleyan University (2003-04). He was named 2003-04 NABC Division II Player of the Year after averaging 19.9 points (.468 FG%, .366 3FG%, .791 FT%), 5.6 rebounds, 8.2 assists and 35.2 minutes per game for Kentucky Wesleyan.