Born May 25, 1920 Dino Martin played in the NBA mainly as a Guard during their playing career, season(s): 1947-1948. Patrick Donald "Dino" Martin was an American professional basketball player and coach. He coached the Boston College Eagles men's basketball team from 1953 to 1962. Martin was born in Newport, Rhode Island. A graduate of the La Salle Academy, he played forward for the Georgetown Hoyas from 1939–1942.