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Marvin Barnes (II) (1952–2014)

Marvin Barnes was born on July 27, 1952 in North Kingstown, Rhode Island, USA. He is known for Costas Now (2005). He died on September 8, 2014 in Providence, Rhode Island. See full bio »

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30 for 30
Requiem for the Big East (S2, Ep17)
Mon, Jul 11 7:00 PM PDT on ESPNU (370)
30 for 30
Requiem for the Big East (S2, Ep17)
Tue, Jul 12 2:30 AM PDT on ESPNU (370)

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Known For

Costas Now Self


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 2005 Costas Now (TV Series)
- Episode #1.7 (2005) ... Self (as Marvin 'Bad News' Barnes)
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 2014 30 for 30 (TV Series documentary)
- Requiem for the Big East (2014) ... Self

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Marvin 'Bad News' Barnes


6' 9" (2.06 m)

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Played for American Basketball Association's (ABA) Spirits of St. Louis (1974-1976),and National Basketball Association's (NBA) Detroit Pistons (1976-1977), Buffalo Braves (1977-1978), Boston Celtics (1978-1979) and San Diego Clippers (1979-1980). See more »


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