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Izzet Turkyilmaz
C - 7'1, 220lbs - 32 years old - 0 years of NBA experience
Signed in Turkey - Signed with Samsun
  • Birthdate: 05/20/1990
  • Drafted (NBA): 50th pick, 2012
  • Pre-draft team: Bandirma (Turkey)
  • Country: Turkey
  • Hand: Right
  • Agent: Tolga Tugsavul (Tagar Sport Managment)
Transactions
DateLeagueTransaction
2012 NBA DraftNBADrafted 50th overall by Denver.
2nd September, 2013TurkeySigned a four year contract with Fenerbahce. Included mutual option for 2016/17.
26th November, 2014TurkeyLeft Fenerbahce.
26th November, 2014FranceSigned for the remainder of the season with Le Mans.
2nd January, 2015FranceLeft Le Mans.
22nd January, 2015CroatiaSigned for the remainder of the season with GKK Sibenik.
27th March, 2015CroatiaLeft GKK Sibenik.
5th July, 2015TurkeySigned a one year contract with Galatasaray.
6th January, 2016TurkeyReleased by Galatasaray.
26th January, 2016TurkeySigned for the remainder of the season with TED Kolejliler.
12th September, 2016CroatiaSigned a one year contract with GKK Sibenik.
23rd August, 2017TurkeySigned a one year contract with Selcuklu.
21st July, 2018TurkeySigned a one year contract with Sakarya.
25th January, 2019TurkeyLeft Sakarya.
25th January, 2019TurkeySigned for the remainder of the season with Bursaspor.
Career Moves
2007 - September 2013Banvit (Turkey)
September 2013 - November 2014Fenerbahce (Turkey)
November 2014 - January 2015Le Mans (France)
January 2015 - March 2015GKK Sibenik (Croatia)
July 2015 - January 2016Galatasaray (Turkey)
January 2016 - June 2016TED Kolejliler (Turkey)
September 2016 - June 2017GKK Sibenik (Croatia)
August 2017 - June 2018Selcuklu (Turkey, TBL)
July 2018 - January 2019Sakarya (Turkey)
January 2019 - presentBursaspor (Turkey, TBL)
Articles about Izzet Turkyilmaz

June 29, 2018

Izzet Turkyilmaz - 50th pick, 2012
Bit of a star in the Turkish second tier (TBL) this year, averaging 12.2 points/8.6 rebounds/3.0 assists per game. But for context, Wake Forest’s David Weaver averaged 15.6/8.4/1.2 in the same tier. Turkyilmaz doesn’t stand out and is not NBA relevant except for the fact he was drafted.

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June 29, 2017

Izzet Turkyilmaz - 50th pick, 2012
Flamed out of higher leagues and returned to Croatia, but not even in the Adriatic League. Tall and athletic, but weak and underskilled, and won’t make it to the NBA now.

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