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Evan Turner on being booed by 76ers fans: ‘Jesus was hated too’

Evan Turner visited his former team for the first time as a member of the Boston Celtics on Monday, and he did not receive a warm reception. Turner was booed by Philadelphia 76ers fans at the Wells Fargo Center every time he touched the ball. That didn’t stop the point guard from feeling like royalty....Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Evan Turner Kissed Babies, Signed ‘100,000 Autographs,’ Got Booed In Philadelphia

Evan Turner had a busy night in Philadelphia on Monday. The former 76ers guard returned to his old stomping grounds as a member of the Boston Celtics, who gave him a victorious homecoming with a 105-87 win. When Turner checked into the game late in the first quarter, the Wells Fargo Center crowd greeted him with hearty boos. It was a weird contrast to how...
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Evan Turner Compares Himself To ‘Jesus’ After 76ers Fans Boo Him

Evan Turner has never the been the sharpest knife in the drawer and these comments are sure to draw criticism. During the Celtics easy 105-87 victory over the 76ers, Turner was booed heavily by 76ers fans who felt he never lived up to his lofty selection. The second overall pick by the Sixers in the 2010 NBA Draft scored 12 points and handed out six assists, and then afterwards...
Via BlackSportsOnline
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Evan Turner on being booed by 76ers fans: 'Jesus was hated too'

Evan Turner returned to Philadelphia last night for the third time since being traded by the 76ers to the Indiana Pacers last season. The former No. 2 overall pick in the 2010 draft now comes off the bench for the Boston Celtics, a team that, by virtue of the fact they are in the same Article found on: Next Impulse Sports
Via Next Impulse Sports
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Evan Turner apologizes to Kyle Korver, complains about refs some more

Following a Celtics loss to the Hawks on December 2, Evan Turner criticized the officiating while simultaneously taking a jab at Kyle Korver, saying Korver "can't guard to save his life." Via Mass Live's Jay King, Turner has since reached out to Korver.  Turner sent a text message to Korver's teammate Elton Brand apologizing, and said:I did say that and it sounded way worse than...
Via Celtics Life
15 days ago  |  Discuss

Evan Turner: John Wall Got ‘Christmas Early’ With ‘Garbage’ Foul Call

Evan Turner won’t quibble with the first nine points John Wall scored in double overtime Monday night. But he was steaming mad over the 10th. Wall’s final point, the eventual game-winner in the Washington Wizards’ wild, 133-132 win over the Boston Celtics, came on a free throw with 44 seconds remaining. The officials ruled that Turner had fouled Wall as the Wizards point guard...
16 days ago  |  Discuss

Should Evan Turner Play More Minutes For The Boston Celtics?

After thinking about the season so far, the most intriguing player for the Boston Celtics is former #2 overall pick in 2010, Evan Turner, who the Celtics traded for this summer. 
Via CLNS Radio
23 days ago  |  Discuss

Celtics’ Evan Turner Shows Off His Custom-Made ‘E.T.’ Chain (Photo)

Evan Turner can be seen rocking some sweet jewelry these days. The Boston Celtics forward revealed his personalized “E.T.” chain after Saturday’s game against the Chicago Bulls. The chain, which Turner had custom-made by a Philadelphia jeweler, is based off both Turner’s initials and the classic “E.T.” film. “I tried to make something that was too girly one night...
November 10, 2014  |  Discuss

Caution: Evan Turner's stats so far look just like somebody else's from last preseason...

Evan Turner played very well in the Celtics first preseason game.  On the CSNNE post-game show Kyle Draper even called him Boston's "best offensive player."  Turner followed that up with a solid performance in the C's second exhibition last night.  Through two preseason contests his stats are as follows:53 MIN, 9-19 FG, 5-6 FT, 14 REB, 10 AST, 1 STL, 24 PTSLast preseason there...
Via Celtics Life
October 09, 2014  |  Discuss

Evan Turner to wear #11 for Boston?

I’m not exactly sure where this picture was taken or when, but guessing it’s for some sort of ad/promotion. But it clearly shows Evan Turner wearing a Celtics uniform, the jersey emblazoned with #11. It appears to be taken in a high school gym somewhere. Seems odd to me that Turner could rock the C’s official uni without being signed yet, but it definitely does not appear Photoshopped...
Via Red's Army
September 20, 2014  |  Discuss

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