Description: Sixers G/F Evan Turner had 27 points on 10-of-18 shooting with six rebounds, three assists and one steal Friday against Milwaukee.
Insight: Turner has continued to churn out 20-point efforts despite making just six of his 34 3-point attempts (.176) all season. He's taking 17.5 shots and 5.6 free throws per game, up from 12.8 land 2.5 last season.
11/15/2013 10:06:00 PM
Description: 76ers G/F Evan Turner poured in 27 points Friday in a loss to Atlanta.
Insight: Turner's hot start isn't a fluke. This is his team now. The former Ohio State Buckeye has now notched 20 points or more in each of his last six contests.
11/10/2013 10:16:00 AM
Description: Evan Turner led the Sixers with 31 points Saturday in an overtime loss at Cleveland.
Insight: For Turner, Saturday was about volume. Though he didn't shoot the ball particularly well, the 23 shots Turner attempted were a season-high. It also helped that he was money from the free throw line (11-of-13). Turner matched a season-high with ten boards in the loss.
11/8/2013 9:18:00 PM
Description: Sixers G/F Evan Turner had his fifth 20-point game of the season Friday against the Cavaliers.
Insight: Turner scored 22 with 10 rebounds, five assists and one steal and is averaging 22.2 ppg through six contests. He didn't have his fifth 20-point game last season until Dec. 7 but is being asked to do a lot more offensively this season following the trade of Jrue Holiday.
11/6/2013 9:39:00 PM
Description: Sixers G/F Evan Turner has scored at least 20 points in four of five games this season.
Insight: Turner had 24 points, seven rebounds, four assists and one steal Wednesday against the Wizards. He's attempting 15.6 shots and 5.6 free throws per game, up from 12.8 and 2.5 last season.
10/30/2013 9:49:00 PM
Description: Philadelphia small forward Evan Turner led all scorers with 26 points on 10-of-19 shooting in a shocking season-opening win over the Heat.
Insight: Turner added five assists, four rebounds and a steal but missed all four of his 3-point attempts. On a roster devoid of talent, Turner is sure to top last season's 12.8 field-goal attempts and 13.3 points per game.
4/12/2013 10:12:00 PM
Description: Philadelphia small forward Evan Turner went 0-for-11 from the field and had zero points Friday against the Wizards.
Insight: Turner hasn't been able to sustain any sort of consistency in his scoring this season and is averaging 13.4 ppg on 42.1 percent shooting.
4/5/2013 10:31:00 PM
Description: Philadelphia small forward Evan Turner looked sharp Friday in a win over Atlanta (24 points, 11 rebounds).
Insight: Turner shot 9-for-15 from the floor including 3-of-4 from long range. He's reached 20 points in three of his last four games.
3/29/2013 9:45:00 PM
Description: Sixers swingman Evan Turner had 23 points, 13 rebounds, four assists and two threes in 38 minutes Friday against the Cavaliers.
Insight: Turner's scoring has been inconsistent all season and he has averaged 13.4 ppg in 72 games. However, he has been a solid fantasy option due to his 6.4 rpg, 4.3 apg, and 0.9 spg.
3/2/2013 10:31:00 PM
Description: Sixers swingman Evan Turner (22 points, 10 rebounds, nine assists) finished one assist shy of his first career triple-double Saturday in a win over Golden State.
Insight: Turner's versatility makes him one of the most unique players in all of fantasy hoops. He's not a superstar yet but he's getting there.
1/13/2013 9:34:00 AM
Description: Philadelphia guard-forward Evan Turner scored 12 points on 6-of-10 shooting with seven rebounds and six assists Saturday night versus Houston.
Insight: Turner is only averaging 10.7 points on 40.4 percent shooting in his last 13 games but he's doing it with 6.0 rebounds, 4.5 assists and 1.5 steals during that stretch so he's still playing at a fantasy starter's level. We know Turner is capable of more scoring -- he averaged 17.8 points on 46.6 percent shooting in 17 games from Nov. 16 to Dec. 18 -- so an upswing should be on the horizon.
12/21/2012 12:17:00 PM
Description: Sixers guard Evan Turner is probable for Friday's game against Atlanta while dealing with a sprained left ankle.
Insight: Turner is averaging 15.1 ppg, 6.9 rpg, 4.2 apg for the season and had been even better in Jrue Holiday's absence, as the team's starting point guard, until getting hurt in Houston on Wednesday.
12/14/2012 10:13:00 PM
Description: Serving as starting point guard with Jrue Holiday (foot) sidelined, Evan Turner scored a team-high 22 points with 10 boards, five assists and a steal Friday in a Sixers loss.
Insight: Turner shot 9-of-16 and made both of his 3-point attempts but also turned the ball over a season-high five times. He's shooting 47 percent during his active streak of 15 straight double-digit scoring games.
12/8/2012 9:44:00 AM
Description: Evan Turner has torched the Celtics this season. After scoring 25 against them in a win earlier in the season, the Sixers guard broke through for a season-high 26 in an overtime win over Boston on Friday night.
Insight: Turner must be exhausted after playing 45 of a possible 53 minutes on Friday night. Now he has to turn around and play the Celtics again Saturday night in Beantown.
11/30/2012 9:17:00 PM
Description: Philadelphia G/F Evan Turner led all scorers with his third game with 25 points Friday against Charlotte, his third game with 22 or more points in his last four.
Insight: Turner has been on fire after a frigid start, scoring in double figures in eight straight games and shooting 51.4 percent from the field in that span. He also pulled down 10 rebounds with a steal and a block Friday.
11/27/2012 10:05:00 PM
Description: Philadelphia G/F Evan Turner kicked in a game-high 22 points on 8-of-12 shooting with four rebounds, four assists and two threes Tuesday against Dallas.
Insight: Typical production from Turner as of late. The forward has scored in double figures in seven straight games. He's made 48.9 percent of his shots from the field during that stretch.
11/24/2012 10:04:00 PM
Description: Philadelphia G/F Evan Turner has scored in double figures in five straight games, including a season-high 26 Saturday versus Oklahoma City.
Insight: Turner hit 10-of-17 from the field and 6-of-7 from the foul line while adding five boards, four assists and two steals. Turner only shot 36.3 percent from the field his first eight games but has knocked down 33-of-67 (.493) his last five.
11/9/2012 10:30:00 PM
Description: Sixers shooting guard Evan Turner went off for a season-high 25 points Friday in a victory over Boston.
Insight: He accomplished this on 9-of-19 shooting including 2-of-2 from three-point range. Turner's 11 rebounds also matched a season-high.
11/5/2012 9:50:00 PM
Description: Sixers G/F Evan Turner is only averaging 9.0 ppg this season on 28 percent shooting.
Insight: Turner was handed the starting small forward job this season but he hasn't done much offensively. He has helped fantasy owners with 8.6 rebounds and 3.0 assists per game but he'll need to improve his shooting to avoid losing playing time to Dorell Wright.
10/31/2012 2:57:00 PM
Description: Sixers guard/forward Evan Turner (sprained left ankle) is probable for Wednesday's game against Denver.
Insight: Turner averaged 9.4 ppg, 5.8 rpg, 2.8 apg, but will be asked to do much more this season with Andre Iguodala and Lou Williams playing in other cities. Turner could turn out to be a solid fantasy option.
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