Evan Turner

#1G-F

Evan

Turner

HEIGHT

6 ft7 in

/ 2.01m

WEIGHT

220 lbs

/ 99.8kg

LATEST VIDEOS

0041700164 POR NOP RECAP

Anthony Davis drops 47 points and 11 rebounds as Jrue Holiday adds 41 points to help the Pelicans sweep the Trail Blazers in the first round of the Playoffs 2018 West First Round.

0041700161 NOP POR RECAP

Anthony Davis scores 35 points and grabs 14 rebounds while Rajon Rondo dishes out 17 assists as the Pelicans drop the Blazers in Game 1 of their Playoffs 2018 West First Round.

20180413 nop por game 1 preview

The New Orleans Pelicans visit the Portland Trail Blazers tomorrow at 10:30 PM ET on ESPN for Game 1 of their Western Conference series.

0021701211 POR DEN RECAP

Nikola Jokic records his 10th triple-double of the season (15 points, 20 rebounds, 11 assists) as the Nuggets hold off the Trail Blazers 88-82, their sixth straight win.

0021701196 POR SAS RECAP

LaMarcus Aldridge racks up 28 points and eight rebounds to lead the Spurs in a victory over the Blazers, 116-105.

0021701177 POR HOU RECAP

Chris Paul hit an off-balance layup with 0.8 seconds left to lift the Houston Rockets to a 96-94 win.

0021701164 por dal recap

Dennis Smith Jr. put up 18 points, 8 rebounds, and 8 assists as the Mavericks get a win over the Blazers 115-109. Damian Lillard scored 29 points for Portland in the loss.

0021701154 MEM POR RECAP

Damian Lillard led the way with 27 points as the Trail Blazers top the Grizzlies 113-98.

0021701154 MEM POR EVAN TURNER LAYUP Q3

Evan Turner drives to the basket and floats a shot up and in for two.

0021701154 MEM POR EVAN TURNER AND1 Q1

Evan Turner makes a nice spin move in traffic to drain the bucket and draw the foul.

0021701137 lac por recap

Jusuf Nurkic gets a double-double with 21 points and 12 rebounds as the Trail Blazers get the win over the Clippers, 105-96.

0021701119 POR MEM RECAP

MarShon Brooks leads the Grizzlies with 21 points and Dillon Brooks adds 18 points and six rebounds in their 108-103 win over the Blazers.

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Evan Turner goes coast-to-coast and goes behind the back to get around the defender and finishes at the rim with the and-one reverse layup

0021701112 POR NOP RECAP

Damian Lillard goes off for 41 points and grabs nine rebounds to help the Blazers top the Pelicans 107-103.

0021701049 por lac lillard assist q1 wsc

Damian Lillard kicks it out to Evan Turner at the top of the key to knock down the three.

0021701045 DET POR RECAP

Damian Lillard scores 24 points with eight assists and seven rebounds to lead Portland over Detroit, 100-87.

0021701045 DET POR Turner And1 Q2

Evan Turner drives baseline and hits the and-one layup.

0021701045 DET POR  Ed Davis and-one Q1

Evan Turner Misses the mid-range jumper and Ed Davis gets the rebound and finishes strong creating the and-one.

0021700962 nyk por recap

Damian Lillard goes off for 37 points and grabs two rebounds to lead the Trail Blazers in a win over the Knicks.

0021700962 nyk por nurkic dunk q1

Evan Turner connects with Jusuf Nurkic under the basket to rise for the dunk.


PLAYER BIO

Professional History

TRANSACTIONS:

Selected by Philadelphia with the second overall pick in the 2010 NBA Draft.


2012-13 NOTES/CAREER HIGHLIGHTS:

Started all 82 games, averaging 13.3 points, 6.3 rebounds, 4.3 assists and 0.87 steals in 34.6 minutes per game while shooting 41.9% from the floor, 36.5% from 3-point range and 74.0% from the line. Was one of eight players who averaged at least 13.0 points, 6.0 rebounds and 4.0 assists this past season (Durant, M. Gasol, P. Gasol, George, L. James, Pierce, Jo. Smith). Hit the game-winning shot with 3.9 seconds remaining in overtime vs. Boston on 12/7/12. Had 14 double-doubles this past season after having five in 2011-12 and two as a rookie in 2010-11. Scored in double-figures in 17 consecutive games from 11/16-12/19/12, after not having a streak longer than five games prior in his career. Scored 20+ points 17 times this past season (Sixers 11-6 mark). Scored 20+ points seven times in 2011-12 and three times as a rookie in 2010-11. Shot 74.0% from the line this past season after shooting 67.6% in 2011-12 (shot 80.8% as a rookie in 2010-11) Shot 58-of-159 (36.5% 3FGs) from behind-the-arc this past season after shooting 25-of-93 (26.9% 3FGs) his first two seasons combined. Has only missed one game in his career due to injury (vs. MIL on 1/16/12). As a junior at Ohio State, averaged 20.4 points, 9.2 rebounds and 6.0 assists, according to STATS, became the first Division I player to average at least 20 points, 9 rebounds and 6 assists in a single season since Oscar Robertson did so in back-to-back seasons in 1958-59 and 1959-60. Swept the national player of the year honors in 2009-10, picking up the Naismith Trophy, the John R. Wooden Award along with the USBWA, Associated Press and NABC player of the year awards. Was also Big Ten Player of the Year and Big Ten Tournament Most Outstanding Player.

PRO CAREER:

Three NBA seasons. In 225 games with 116 starts, averaging 10.1 points, 5.3 rebounds and 3.1 assists in 28.4 minutes per game while shooting 42.8% from the floor, 32.9% from 3-point range and 74.4% from the line. Has 21 double-doubles in his career. Selected to the first ever BBVA Rising Stars Challenge held during All-Star Weekend in 2012 and had 16 points (8-9 FGs), 11 rebounds and 7 assists in 29 minutes of play..


PLAYOFFS:

In 18 games with 12 starts, averaging 10.3 points, 6.7 rebounds and 2.0 assists in 30.3 minutes per game while shooting 38.0% from the floor, 36.4% from 3-point range and 70.0% from the line. 2011: Appeared in all five games of Philadelphia's First Round series vs. Miami in 2011, averaging 8.0 points and 4.6 rebounds in 19.4 minutes per game while shooting 44.7% from the floor, 4-of-5 from 3-point range and 2-2 from the line. Shot 3-of-3 from 3-point range in Game 2 (4/18/11). 2012: Appeared in all 13 games with 12 starts of Philadelphia's run to the Eastern Conference Semifinals, averaging 11.2 points, 7.5 rebounds, 2.5 assists and 0.92 steals in 34.5 minutes per game while shooting 36.4% from the floor, 0-of-6 from 3-point range and 68.8% from the line. Recorded two double-doubles.


2011-12:
Second NBA Season (Philadelphia): In 65 games with 20 starts, averaged 9.4 points, 5.8 rebounds and 2.8 assists in 26.4 minutes per game while shooting 44.6% from the floor, 22.4% from 3-point range and 67.6% from the line. Missed one game with a right quad contusion (1/16/12). Led all guards in total rebounds. As a starter, averaged 12.7 points, 6.7 rebounds and 3.0 assists in 33.1 minutes per game. Scored 20+ points seven times and recorded five double-doublesSelected to the first ever BBVA Rising Stars Challenge held during All-Star Weekend and had 16 points (8-9 FGs), 11 rebounds and 7 assists in 29 minutes of play.
2010-11:
Rookie Season (Philadelphia). In 78 games played with 14 starts, averaged 7.2 points, 3.9 rebounds and 2.0 assists in 23.0 minutes per game while shooting 42.5% from the floor, 31.8% from 3-point range and 80.8% from the line. In the 15 games Andre Iguodala missed, averaged 11.0 points, 5.6 rebounds and 2.4 assists in 30.5 minutes per game. Scored 20+ points three times. Recorded two double-doubles and grabbed 10+ boards three times. SUMMER 2010: Started all five games for the Sixers in the 2010 Orlando Summer Pro League, averaging 9.4 points, 5.6 rebounds, 2.8 assists and 1.60 steals in 27.4 minutes per game while shooting 33.3% from the floor, 25.0% from 3-point range and 19-of-19 from the line.


COLLEGE CAREER:

Was an early entry candidate for the 2010 NBA Draft following his junior season at Ohio State. Swept the national player of the year honors in 2009-10, picking up the Naismith Trophy, the John R. Wooden Award along with the USBWA, Associated Press and NABC player of the year awards. Also Big Ten Player of the Year and Big Ten Tournament Most Outstanding Player. As a junior, led the Big Ten in scoring (20.4 ppg) and rebounding (9.2 rpg) while ranking second in assists (6.0 apg) and steals (1.7 spg). According to STATS, became the first Division I player to average at least 20 points, 9 rebounds and 6 assists in a single season since Oscar Robertson did so in back-to-back seasons in 1958-59 and 1959-60. Opened the season with a triple-double against Alcorn State and posted another one four games later vs. Lipscomb, becoming the 34th player in NCAA Division I history to record multiple triple-doubles in the same season. Suffered a transverse process fracture on the second and third lumbar vertebra against Eastern Michigan on 12/5/09 but missed just six games after initially being diagnosed with a recovery time of eight weeks. In his first game back, scored a career-high tying 32 points at Purdue. Shot 51.9% from the floor as a junior and 50.2% for his career.


OFF THE COURT:

Son of Iris and James Turner. Hobbies include reading, listening to music and playing golf. Represented the U.S. at the 2009 World University Games. Attended the same high school, St. Joseph's, as Hall of Famer Isiah Thomas. St. Joseph's was also featured in the documentary film Hoop Dreams.


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