Myles Turner

#33C-F

Myles

Turner

HEIGHT

6 ft11 in

/ 2.11m

WEIGHT

250 lbs

/ 113.4kg

LATEST VIDEOS

0021800185 - Myles Turner - Houston Rockets - Indiana Pacers - And-1 - 1Q

0021800170 IND MIA RECAP

Victor Oladipo racks up 22 points and dishes out 10 assists as the Pacers edge the Heat, 110-102.

0021800157 PHI IND RECAP

The Sixers snag their first road win of the season against the Pacers as Joel Embiid puts up 20 points and 10 rebounds and Ben Simmons adds 16 points and 10 rebounds.

0021800141 HOU IND RECAP

James Harden scored 28 points while Chris Paul gifted 13 assists as the Rockets hold on to beat the Pacers 98-94. Victor Oladipo poured in 28 points for Indiana in the loss.

GameTime Arena Link Indiana Pacers Myles Turner

The Pacers' big man Myles Turner joins GameTime via Arena Link after sealing the win over Chicago with a timely block.

0021800120 IND CHI RECAP

Victor Oladipo drops 25 points and grabs 14 rebounds as the Pacers beat the Bulls, 107-105.

0021800120_Myles Turner with 6 Blocks vs. Chicago Bulls

0021800120 - Myles Turner - Chicago Bulls - Indiana Pacers - Block - 4Q

0021800105 IND NYK RECAP

The Indiana Pacers down the New York Knicks 107-101 behind Domontas Sabonis's 30 points and 9 rebounds off the bench. Tim Hardaway Jr. scored 37 points for the Knicks in the loss.

 0021800087 POR IND RECAP

CJ McCollumn and Zach Collins each score 17 points, Damian Lillard adds 16 points as the Blazers defeat the Pacers.

0021800087 - Myles Turner - Indiana Pacers - Portland Trail Blazers - Block

Myles Turner comes up with the big block CJ McCollumn that leads to a dunk by Thaddeus Young at the other end.

0021800077 IND CLE RECAP

Bojan Bogdanovic puts up 25 points, Victor Oladipo adds 24 points and dishes out six assists as the Pacers down the Cavaliers, 119-107.

0021800077 - Myles Turner - Cleveland Cavaliers - Indiana Pacers - And-1 - 1Q

0021800058 IND SAS RECAP

Victor Oladipo scores 21 points and dishes out nine assists to lead the Pacers over the Spurs, 116-96.

0021800043 IND MIN RECAP

Jimmy Butler scores 20 points and dishes out three assists as the Timberwolves get the win over the Pacers, 101-91.

0021800043 - Myles Turner - Indiana Pacers - Minnesota Timberwolves - And-1 - 2Q

0021800026 BKN IND RECAP

Victor Oladipo scores 25 points and grabs seven rebounds as nine Pacers score in double figures to lead Indiana over Brooklyn, 132-112.

0021800023 IND MIL RECAP

Giannis Antetokounmpo scores 26 points to go along with 15 rebounds as the Bucks get the win over the Pacers, 118-101.

0021800023 - Myles Turner - Indiana Pacers - Milwaukee Bucks - 2-pointer - 3Q

0021800005 MEM IND RECAP

Bogdan Bogdanovic scores 19 points and Victor Oladipo adds 16 with five assists, as the Indiana Pacers defeat the Memphis Grizzlies in their home opener, 111-83.


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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