Evan Turner

Evan Marcel Turner ( born October 27, 1988 in Chicago, United States ) is an American professional basketball player who plays for the Indiana Pacers in the NBA since 2014.


After the 2009/2010 season, he left the University of Ohio State and was selected in the NBA Draft 2010 as the number two of the Philadelphia 76ers. There, however, he does not play with the number 21 as in college, but with the 12, 2010, he participated in the NBA Summer League. In his first year Turner scored 7.2 points and 3.9 rebounds. In 2012 he was invited to the Rising Star Game. His second year was similar to the first, and he scored 9.4 points, 5.8 rebounds and 2.8 assists. After the nominal shooting guard Andre Iguodala left the 76ers in the summer of 2012, he was game time for Turner. He started in all 82 of 82 games, scoring with 13.3 points, 6.3 rebounds and 4.3 assists Karrierebestwerte.

On February 20, 2014 Turner was transferred together with Lavoy Allen for Danny Granger to the Indiana Pacers.