Myles Turner

#33C

Myles

Turner

HEIGHT

6 ft11 in

/ 2.11m

WEIGHT

255 lbs

/ 115.7kg

LATEST VIDEOS

20180809 INDIANA PACERS SEASON TOP 10

Be sure to check out the Indiana Pacers top 10 plays of the season!

1521800051 ATL IND MYLES TURNER INTERVIEW

The Pacers' Myles Turner speaks with Steve Smith and Kristen Ledlow about his offseason workouts and his outlook on the upcoming season after losing to the Cavaliers in a Game 7.

20180622 #Fantasy100: #97 – Myles Turner

At #97 on our #Fantasy100 is Myles Turner! The Pacers big man had a solid season of 1830.9 fantasy points and FNTSY Sports Network’s Frank Stampfl breaks down Turner’s season and tells us what’s to come next year!

0041700137 IND CLE GM 7 RECAP

LeBron James catapults the Cavaliers over the Pacers in a 105-101 Game 7 win after putting up 45 points, nine rebounds, seven assists, and four steals.

0041700136 CLE IND GAME 6 RECAP

Victor Oladipo and Indiana power past Cleveland to force Game 7.

0041700136_Indiana Pacers with 7 3-pointers in the 3rd Quarter vs. Cleveland Cavaliers

0041700136 - Myles Turner - Cleveland Cavaliers - Indiana Pacers - Block - 1Q

0041700135 ind cle game 5 recap

LeBron James records 44 points, 10 rebounds, and eight assists and hits the game-winning triple to put the Cavaliers over the Pacers in Game 5, 98-95.

0041700135 - Myles Turner - Cleveland Cavaliers - Indiana Pacers - And-1 - 3Q

0041700135 - Myles Turner - Cleveland Cavaliers - Indiana Pacers - And-1 - 1Q

0041700134 CLE IND RECAP

LeBron James led the way with 32 points and 13 rebounds as the Cavaliers beat the Pacers in Game 4.

0041700134 - Myles Turner - Cleveland Cavaliers - Indiana Pacers - Buzzer-Beater - 1Q

Top Dunks of the Day, 04/18/2018

0041700132 IND CLE RECAP GAME 2

LeBron James recovers from Game 1 and drops 46 points and grabs 12 rebounds to lead the Cavaliers to a 100-97 win over the Pacers and tie the series 1-1.

Top Blocks of the Day, 04/15/2018

0041700131 IND CLE GAME 1 RECAP

Victor Oladipo scores 32 points as the Pacers defeat the Cavaliers in Game 1, 98-80.

0041700131 - Myles Turner - Cleveland Cavaliers - Indiana Pacers - Block - 4Q

0041700131_Indiana Pacers with a 13-0 Run vs. Cleveland Cavaliers

0021701213 CHA IND RECAP

Frank Kaminsky notches 24 points and seven boards as the Hornets close out the season with a 119-93 win over the Pacers.

0021701213 CHA IND turner dunk q1

Myles Turner catches it from Darren Collison as he goes up for the one-hand slam.


PLAYER BIO

Professional History

AWARDS AND RECOGNITION
2015-16: NBA All-Rookie Second Team … NBA Eastern Conference Rookie of the Month (February 2016).

2015-16
Played in 60 games and made 30 starts during his rookie season, posting averages of 10.3 points, 5.5 rebounds and 1.4 blocks in 22.8 minutes per game…Shot 49.8 percent from the field and 72.7 percent from the free throw line…Among NBA rookies, Turner ranked seventh in scoring, fifth in rebounding, sixth in field goal percentage and third in blocked shots…Scored in double figures 28 times with six games of 20 or more points…Recorded 10 or more rebounds seven times with four double-doubles… Broke out with 25 points on 11-for-13 shooting from the field to go with a team-high seven rebounds in 29 minutes off the bench at Denver, 1/17…Added 15 points and four blocks in 31 minutes the following game at Phoenix, 1/19, before pouring in a career-high 31 points on 12-17 shooting at Golden State, 1/22…Turner became the first Pacers rookie to score 30 or more points since March 5, 2002, when Jamaal Tinsley finished with 30 in a win over Orlando…Made his first-career start against Atlanta, 1/28, as he finished with 20 points on 9-for-17 shooting in the win over the Hawks…Finished with 16 points and six blocked shots – the most by any Pacers player this season – in the road win at Oklahoma City, 2/19…Recorded 24 points and a season high 16 rebounds on the day of his 20th birthday in the win over New Orleans, 3/24…Became the fourth Pacers rookie in franchise history and the first since Jamaal Tinsley in 2002-03 to be named Eastern Conference Rookie of the Month as he averaged 13.4 points, 6.6 rebounds and 1.8 blocks per game while shooting 51.0 percent from the field during the month of February…Averaged 11.5 points, 6.7 rebounds and 1.6 blocks per game in 30 starts compared to 9.2 points, 4.4 rebounds and 1.2 blocks per game in 30 appearances off the bench…Missed 20 games (11/13-12/26) with a chip fracture in his left thumb…Recorded two DNP-CD’s.

PLAYOFFS
Appeared in all seven games and made four starts during Indiana’s First Round series against Toronto … Averaged 10.3 points and 6.4 rebounds In 28.1 minutes per game … Led all NBA players through the opening round of the playoffs and set a Pacers’ playoff franchise record with 23 blocked shots, 3.3 per game … Blocked at least two shots in all seven contests with four or more in three games … Shot 46.5 percent from the field and 66.7 percent from the foul line in the series … Came off the bench the first three games of the series and averaged 11.7 points on 61.5 percent shooting to go with 5.0 rebounds and 3.3 blocks per game … Scored 10 points, grabbed five rebounds and blocked five shots - tied for the most by any player in the playoffs - in Indiana’s Game 1 win at Toronto, 4/16 … Posted his highest scoring game of the series with 17 points to go with eight rebounds and three blocks In 31 minutes off the bench in Game 3, 4/21 … Was inserted into the starting lineup for Game 4 and started each of the last four games, averaging 9.3 points, 7.5 rebounds and 3.3 blocks as a starter … Scored 15 points, grabbed nine rebounds and blocked four shots in the Pacers’ Game 6 victory, 4/29.

INTERNATIONAL
2016: Named to the United States Men’s National Select Team and participated alongside the 2016 U.S. Men’s National Team prior to the 2016 Olympic Games ... 2014: Helped the U.S. U-18 earn the gold medal in the Americas Championships in Colorado Springs, CO ... Averaged 7.4 points, 4.8 rebounds and 3.6 blocks ... Led all players in tournament play with 18 blocked shots.

COLLEGE
Earned Big-12 Freshman of the Year and All-Big 12 Third Team honors after appearing in all 34 games (making seven starts) during his only season at the University of Texas in 2014-15 … Averaged 10.1 points, 6.5 rebounds and 2.6 blocks per game in 22.2 minutes per game … Shot 45.5 percent from the field, 27.4 percent from three-point range and 83.9 percent from the free throw line … Led the Big 12 Conference by a wide margin with 89 blocked shots – 31 more than the next player on the list (teammate Cameron Ridley, 57) … Finished third in the conference in free throw percentage and sixth in rebounding … In just his fifth-career game during a win over St. Francis (PA) on Nov. 25, Turner matched a school record for single-game field goal percentage that had stood since 1962 as he made 11-of-12 shots in a 25-point effort … scored in double figures 13 times, including three games with 20 or more points … Pulled down 10 or more rebounds seven times while posting four double-doubles … Scored a career-high 26 points to go with nine rebounds against Lipscomb on Dec. 16 … Finished with 25 points and a season-high 12 rebounds in the win over Texas Tech on Feb. 14.

PERSONAL
Full name is Myles Christian Turner … son of David and Mary Turner … has one younger sister, Mya (13) … born March 24, 1996 in Bedford, Texas … wore jersey No. 52 at Texas to honor Habram Rosario, a close friend and middle school teammate who passed from leukemia when Myles was in ninth grade (Rosario wore No. 52 on the middle school team) … Studied psychology at the University of Texas … Played in the McDonald’s All-American Game, Jordan Brand Classic and was a member of the U.S. National Team at the Nike Hoop Summit in the spring following his senior season at Euless Trinity High School in Bedford, Texas … Averaged 18.1 points, 12.2 rebounds and 6.8 blocks per game as a senior while leading Trinity to a 24-7 overall record.


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