Ersan Ilyasova

#7F

Ersan

Ilyasova

2016 - 17 MPGFG%3P%FT%PPGRPGAPGBPG
SEASON 16 42.9 0 100 9 2 0 0
CAREER STATS 24.4 44.3 36.7 76.9 11 5.9 1.1 0.4

HEIGHT

6 ft10 in

/ 2.08m

WEIGHT

235 lbs

/ 106.6kg

LATEST VIDEOS

20170215 PHI BOS recap go90

Isaiah Thomas puts up 33 points for the Celtics in their 116-108 win over the Sixers.

0021600836 phi bos recap

Isaiah Thomas scores 33 points and Marcus Smart adds 21 as the the Celtics outlast the Sixers, 116-108.

20170211 top 10

Check out all the best from Saturday in the NBA on the Top 10.

0021600810 mia phi recap

Nerlens Noel, Robert Covington and Dario Saric each score 19 points as the Sixers snap the Heat's winning streak, 117-109.

0021600810 VO PHI ILYASOVA DUNK Q2

Nik Stauskas finds Ersan Ilyasova who drives and dunks.

0021600810 VO PHI NOEL REVERSE Q1

Ersan Ilyasova dishes to Nerlens Noel who drives and finishes with the reverse dunk.

20170209 PHI ORL recap go90

Dario Saric scores 24 points to lead the Sixers to victory over the Magic, 112-111.

0021600795 phi orl RECAP

Dario Saric scores a career-high 24 points and T.J. McConnell hits the last second runner to seal the win for the 76ers, 112-111.

20170208 SAS PHI recap go90

Kawhi Leonard scores 32 points for the Spurs who top the Sixers, 111-103.

20170206 PHI DET recap go90

Seven Pistons score in double figures as they defeat the Sixers, 113-96.

2070205 fantasy focus

NBA.com's Matt Dagostino shines his fantasy light on a few players stepping up big for their teams and possibly your fantasy squads.

20170204 PHI MIA recap go90

Hassan Whiteside puts up 30 points and collects 20 rebounds for the Heat in their 125-102 victory over the Sixers.

0021600758 PHI MIA RECAP

Hassan Whiteside records a superb double-double with 30 points and 20 boards, Dion Waiters adds 21 as the Heat take care of the 76ers at home.

0021600744 phi sas recap V2

Kawhi Leonard scores a team-high 19 points as the Spurs knock off the Sixers 102-86.

0021600744 phi sas Ilyasova and1 q2

Ersan Ilyasova picks off the pass and drives in for the layup plus the foul.

0021600736 PHI DAL recap

Seth Curry leads Dallas with 22 points, SIX assists and FOUR steals as the Mavericks top the 76ers, 113-95.

20170130 SAC PHI recap go90

Despite a 46 point performance by DeMarcus Cousins, the Sixers pull out a victory over the Kings in a close one, 122-119.

20170129 PHI CHI recap go90

Jimmy Butler puts up 28 points for the Bulls as they defeat the 76ers, 121-108.

0021600716 phi chi recap

Jimmy Butler scores 28 points with seven assists and eight boards as the Bulls take care of Philadelphia, 121-108.

0021600716 phi chi ersan hl

Ersan Ilyasova scores 31 points and grabs 11 rebounds in Philly's loss to Chicagp.


PLAYER BIO

Professional History

CAREER HIGHLIGHTS
Ranked among the NBA’s top-5 in 3-point shooting in both 2011-12 (45.5%, 2nd) and 2012-13 (44.4%, 4th)... Became just the third player in Bucks history (along with Kareem Abdul-Jabbar and Swen Nater) to record a 25/25 game when he erupted for 29 points and a career-high 25 rebounds on 2/19/12 at NJN... Awarded NBA Player of the Week honor for games played 3/5 through 3/11/12 after averaging 25.0 points and 10.8 rebounds in four games while shooting 63.8% from the field, 66.7% from behind the arc and 90.0% from the free-throw line

2013-14 SEASON HIGHLIGHTS
Averaged 11.2 points, 6.2 rebounds and 1.3 assists in 55 appearances during an injury-plagued season ... suffered a sprained right ankle in Milwaukee’s opening preseason game and missed the remainder of the exhibition season along with 15 regular season contests due to lingering ankle issues ... also missed one game with a hamstring injury and one game due to an NBA suspension ... scored in double figures 31 times, including seven games with 20+ and one game with 30+ (a season-high 31 on 3/3 vs. UTA) ... shot 13-of-14 (.923) from the field in that game, establishing a new career high for FG% in a game with 10+ FGAs ... had 11 games with double figure rebounds including eight double-doubles ... hit a career-best 10 free throws (in 10 attempts) on 1/29 vs. PHX ... surpassed the 4,000-point plateau for his career with his 20-point effort at PHI on 2/24.

PRO CAREER
2012-13: Averaged a career-best 13.2 points along with 7.1 rebounds and 1.6 assists in 27.6 minutes per game … shot 44.4% from three to rank fourth in the league, his second straight season among the league’s top-5 3-point shooters … averaged 15.7 points and 8.2 rebounds per game while shooting 46.8% from three from 1/1 through the end of the season … scored in double figures 44 times, including 17 games with 20+ points and one 30-point outing … recorded 20 games with 10+ rebounds and 18 double-doubles … missed eight games due to injury and received one DNP-CD … scored a season-high 30 points at CLE on 1/25 … connected on a career-best 6 3-pointers at ATL on 4/12 … hit at least two 3-pointers in eight consecutive games from 1/19-2/2, the longest such streak of his career and the longest for the Bucks since Charlie Bell had an eight-game run during the 2005-06 season … had back-to-back 27-point/14-rebound performances at POR on 1/19 and vs. PHI on 1/22 … finished the season ranked among the Bucks’ all-time leaders in 3-pointers made (8th), attempted (8th) and career 3-point percentage (10th).

2011-12: Appeared in 60 games (41 starts) and averaged career-highs in rebounds per game (8.8, 18th in NBA) and 3P% (.455, second in NBA; fifth-highest single-season mark in Bucks franchise history, and the highest since the 2003-04 season) ... first player to average 12+ points and 8+ rebounds in fewer than 28 mpg since Arvydas Sabonis in 1995-96 ... had a team-high 20 double-doubles ... led the Bucks in rebounding 31 times and in blocks on 16 occasions ... grabbed at least one offensive rebound in each of the season’s final 51 games, the longest streak of his career and the second-longest in the NBA in 2011-12 ... had 29 points and a career-high 25 rebounds on 2/19 at NJN, becoming just the third player in Bucks franchise history (along with Kareem Abdul-Jabbar and Swen Nater) to record a 25/25 game ... his 13 offensive rebounds on 2/19 were the most by a Bucks player in over 25 years and just two shy of Nater’s franchise record ... scored the game-winning basket on a tip-in with 2.2 seconds remaining in the Bucks win over WAS on 2/28 … named Eastern Conference Player of the Week for games played from 3/5-11 after averaging 25.0 points and 10.8 rebounds while shooting 63.8% from the field and 66.7% from three during a 3-1 week ... included in the week was a career-high 32-point effort vs. Chicago on 3/7 ... missed five games with four separate injuries throughout the season.

2010-11: Saw action in 60 games (34 starts) and averaged 9.5 points and 6.1 rebounds in 25.1 minutes per game … shot 43.6% from the field and a career-high 89.4% from the free throw line … tied his career-high with 6 assists against CHA on 11/27 and tied his career-high 4 steals on two occasions … led the team in scoring twice, rebounding 11 times and steals 14 times … missed 21 games from 2/26 through 4/6 while sidelined with a concussion … missed one game on 2/16 with a right eye contusion.

2009-10: Appeared in 81 games (31 starts) with the Bucks and averaged 10.4 points, 6.4 rebounds and 1.0 assists per game while shooting 44.3% from the field ... ranked third on the team with 81 3-pointers (81-241) ... led the team in scoring six times and rebounds 15 times ... scored in double-digits 38 times, including six games over 20 points ... produced 19 points and grabbed 10 rebounds while handing out a career-high 6 assists against WAS on 3/3 ... missed the game on 3/26 due to the flu.

2006-07: Appeared in 66 games (14 starts) for the Bucks ... averaged 6.1 points and 2.9 rebounds on the season in 14.7 minutes per game ... became the youngest player to appear in a game for the Bucks when he took the court on 11/1 in DET (19 years, 170 days) ... also became the youngest Buck to start a game on 11/18 vs IND (19 years, 187 days) ... scored his first NBA points on 11/4 vs. SAC (4 points on a 4-4 night from the charity stripe) ... scored his first career NBA field goal the next night on 11/6 in CHI (4 points on 2-3 FG) ... scored 22 points on 1/17 vs. CHI along with 9 rebounds ... had 16 DNP-CDs.

2005-06: Assigned to Tulsa of the NBA Development League on 11/13 ... appeared in 46 games (19 starts) for the 66ers ... averaged 12.5 points, a team-high 7.0 rebounds and 1.0 assist in 28.2 minutes per game ... led the team and finished seventh in the D-League in rebounds ... blocked a league-high 9 shots vs Fort Worth on 3/3 ... scored a season-high 28 points at Roanoke on 4/1.

PLAYOFF HISTORY
(11 games, 4 starts) ... 2013: Averaged 11.5 points and 7.3 rebounds in four games (four starts) ... set postseason career highs in points (21 at MIA 4/23, off of 9 FGM, also a playoff career high), assists and steals (4 and 3, respectively vs. MIA on 4/25) ... 2010: Averaged 9.7 points and 7.6 rebounds while shooting 48.0% from the field in 22.4 minutes ... had a double-double with 13 points and 15 rebounds in Game 2 at ATL on 4/20 ... recorded a second double-double with 13 points and 11 rebounds in Game 7 at ATL on 5/2.

INTERNATIONAL CAREER
Played for the host country, Turkey, at the 2010 FIBA World Championships ... grew up playing for Ulker Spor Kulubu Istanbul (Turkey) youth team ... was a member of the Turkish Cadets National Team and the Turkish Junior National Team ... 2011 Offseason: Appeared in eight games for Anadolu Efes in the Turkish Basketball League, averaging 13.4 points, 6.8 rebounds and 1.4 steals per contest while shooting 43.5 percent from behind the arc … also appeared in eight Euroleague games with Anadolu Efes, averaging 9.5 points, 5.5 rebounds, 1.5 steals and 1.5 blocks … 2008-09: Appeared in 31 games with Regal FC Barcelona of the Spanish League and averaged 10.5 points on 52.3% FG shooting and 45.6% on 3FG ... contributed 7.6 rebounds and 1.1 steals with Barcelona while logging in for 22.3 mpg ... played in 22 games with Regal FC Barcelona in Euroleague play ... averaged 10.5 points and 7.0 rebounds in Euroleague competition ... shot 48.6% from the field and 40.3% from 3-point range in Eurloleague ... 2007-08: Appeared in 33 games with Regal FC Barcelona of the Spanish League and averaged 6.2 points, 2.9 rebounds and shot 44.4 percent on 2FG and 38.7 percent on 3FG ... played 22 Euroleague games and averaged 6.1 points and 4.7 rebounds in 18.0 minutes per game ... 2004-05: Averaged 3.9 points and 3.5 rebounds in 12.4 minutes per game for Ulker in the Turkish League and 1.6 points in six games for Ulker in the Euroleague ... 2003-04: Played for Yesilyurt Istanbul in the Turkish second division ... 2004 European Championship for Junior Men (U18): Averaged 17.4 points, 9.0 rebounds and 1.0 steal in 25.8 minutes over five games ... shot 14-32 (.438) from 3-point range ... 2003 European Championship for Cadets (U16): Team won the Silver medal ... averaged 20.5 points, 10.0 rebounds and 3.3 steals in 26.0 minutes over four contests in the Challenge Round.

CAREER TRANSACTIONS
Selected by the Milwaukee Bucks with the 36th overall pick in the second round of the 2005 NBA Draft ... signed with the Bucks on 8/23/05 ... assigned to Tulsa of the NBA Development League on 11/13/05 ... signed with the Bucks on 7/23/09 ... re-signed with Milwaukee on 7/12/12.

PERSONAL
Born in Turkey ... began playing professional basketball at the age of 15 ... has one sister ... speaks multiple languages fluently ... his favorite type of food is Italian and steak ... loves to eat his grandpa's old, Turkish cooking ... his favorite sport other than basketball is baseball, and he also loves swimming ... when he was in his early teens, he participated in track, running the 400 meters and other short distances ... claims to be a "master" of PlayStation 2 ... loves classical music ... his favorite music performer is Sarah Brightman ... lists "Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King" as his favorite movie.

Traditional Season Stats

SeasonGPMINFGMFGAFG%3PM3PA3P%FTMFTAFT%OREBDREBREBASTTOVSTLBLKPFDD2TD3PTS+/-
Season2016GPMINFGMFGA 0FG%3PM3PA 03P%FTMFTA 0FT%OREBDREBREBASTTOVSTLBLKPFDD2TD3PTS+/-

Career Snapshot

Advanced Player Stats
YearTeamGPGSMINPTSFGMFGAFG%3PM3PA3P%FTMFTAFT%OREBDREBREBASTSTLBLKTOVPF+/-
2016ATL101693742.90203310011201000-8
2016PHI534014477862856484410729835.910914276.87124331497331478133-348
2016OKC30611561637.531225000214161314556
2015ORL2244461786415341.8184440.9324571.14576121121461251-333
2015DET5252143358921650842.57821536.37910972.59918328255382759120-90
2014MIL5836131966926355747.27419038.96910764.5801972775636194514924
2013MIL5547147861823757940.93713128.210713082.31072353427246861135-268
2012MIL7354201296237180346.29521444.412515779.615436652011768367518510
2011MIL6041165478229459749.25111245.514318378.11963335297142447613319
2010MIL6034150557122150743.63612129.89310489.41052603655651246315960
2009MIL8131189784032372944.38124133.611315871.515736051784532371251163
2006MIL661497340213936338.35414836.5708978.75813118949271751147-199

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