Myles Turner

#33C

Myles

Turner

2017 - 18 MPGFG%3P%FT%PPGRPGAPGBPG
SEASON 29.9 49.8 35.3 77.2 14.4 7.4 1.7 2.4
CAREER STATS 28 50.5 33.9 78.4 12.9 6.6 1.1 1.9

HEIGHT

6 ft11 in

/ 2.11m

WEIGHT

255 lbs

/ 115.7kg

LATEST VIDEOS

0021700404 OKC IND RECAP

Steven Adams scores 23 points with 13 rebounds, Paul George adds 12 in his return to Indiana as the Thunder take it, 100-95.

0021700404 OKC IND myles turner dunk q3

Myles Turner fakes the shot then drives in, evading the defense with the double-clutch two-handed finish.

0021700404 OKC IND myles turner block carmel anthony q1

Myles Turner gets the big block on Carmelo Anthony at the rim.

0021700387 DEN IND RECAP

Victor Oladipo scores a career-high 47 points as Pacers get the win against the Nuggets in overtime, 126-116.

0021700387 DEN IND Turner Dunk Q3

Myles Turner makes the nice move on the defender and throws down the one-handed jam.

0021700387 DEN IND Turner Layup

Off the break, Victor Oladipo passes to Myles Turner for the layup.

0021700387 DEN IND Turner Dunk Q2

Lance Stephenson passes Myles Turner for the two-handed slam.

0021700369 CLE IND RECAP

Victor Oladipo scores 33 points as the Pacers get the win and break the Cavaliers 13 game winning streak, 106-102.

0021700369 CLE IND Turner Dunk Q2

Victor Oladipo passes to Myles Turner for the two-handed slam and the foul.

0021700354 CHI IND RECAP

The Pacers storm back to beat the Bulls 98-96 behind a clutch performance from Victor Oladipo who had 27 points and 8 rebounds. Kris Dunn scored 18 points from Chicago in the loss.

0021700340 NYK IND RECAP

Thaddeus Young leads all scorers with 20 points and six rebounds as the Pacers defeat the Knicks 115-97.

0021700340 NYK IND TURNER DUNK Q1

Myles Turner gets a clear path to the rim and rises for the dunk.

0021700319 IND TOR RECAP

DeMar DeRozan scores 26 points to the lead the Raptors to a win over the Pacers,120-115.

0021700308 IND HOU RECAP

All five Rockets starters score in double figures as Houston cruises to a 118-97 victory over the Indiana Pacers.

0021700290 ORL IND RECAP

The Pacers hand the Magic a 121-109 loss behind Victor Oladipo's 26 points and six rebounds.

0021700290 ORL IND TURNER BLOCK Q2 WSC

Myles Turner returns the favor and gets a revenge block on Bismack Biyombo at the rim.

0021700290 ORL IND TURNER DUNK Q1

Thaddeus Young gets a nice pass to Myles Turner for the rise and dunk.

0021700281 BOS IND RECAP

Kyrie Irving drops 25 points and six assists as the Celtics get the win over the Pacers.

0021700281 BOS IND TURNER LAYUP Q4

Myles Turner gets the and-one layup after the nice bounce pass from Lance Stephenson.

0021700281 BOS IND TURNER THREE Q1

Darren Collison goes between the legs and dimes it to Myles Turner for the three.


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.

Traditional Season Stats

SeasonGPMINFGMFGAFG%3PM3PA3P%FTMFTAFT%OREBDREBREBASTTOVSTLBLKPFDD2TD3PTS+/-
Season2017 20GP 596MIN 113FGM 227FGA 49.8FG% 183PM 513PA 35.33P% 44FTM 57FTA 77.2FT% 20OREB 127DREB 147REB 33AST 29TOV 7STL 48BLK 55PF 3DD2 0TD3 288PTS 77+/-

Career Snapshot

Advanced Player Stats
YearTeamGPGSMINPTSFGMFGAFG%3PM3PA3P%FTMFTAFT%OREBDREBREBASTSTLBLKTOVPF+/-
2017IND201959628811322749.8185135.3445777.22012714733748295577
2016IND81812541117344486951.14011534.824530380.913945058910674172105262144
2015IND6030136761926453049.831421.48812172.76826433241258667158-68

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