Hedo Turkoglu

Hedo Turkoglu

Name Hedo Turkoglu
Profession Basketball Player
Date of Birth 1979-03-19
Place of Birth Gaziosmanpasa,
Death Date
Birth Sign Pisces

About Hedo Turkoglu

Turkish small forward who began his NBA career with the Sacramento Kings in 2000, then went on to play for the San Antonio Spurs, Orlando Magic, Toronto Raptors and Phoenix Suns.

Early Life of Hedo Turkoglu

He was drafted 16th overall by the Sacramento Kings after playing four seasons with Turkey’s Efes Pilsen.


He had a breakout offensive season with the Magic in 2008, when he was named the NBA’s Most Improved Player; he then helped lead the Magic to the NBA Finals in 2009 where they were defeated by the Los Angeles Lakers.

Family Life

He had a daughter named Ela with his wife Banu Turkuoglu.

Associated With

He joined point guard Jameer Nelson for the second time on the Orlando Magic in 2010.

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