November 29, 2016

Buckeyes in the NBA


Nov. 29, 2016

Mike Conley nearly records a triple-double and Evan Turner stuffed the stat sheet in this week’s edition of Buckeyes in the NBA.

National Exposure
Evan Turner and the Blazers host the Indiana Pacers on NBA TV at 10 p.m. ET on Wednesday, Nov. 30.

Mike Conley
Memphis Grizzlies

Averaging 19.2 points, 5.7 assists, and 3.6 rebounds on the year.

Narrowly missed recording the first triple-double of his career putting up 25 points, nine assists and nine rebounds in a 104–99 win over the Philadelphia 76ers Nov. 23.

Before you dig into the mac & cheese, watch highlights from last night's CRAZY double OT win vs the Sixers!

— Memphis Grizzlies (@memgrizz) November 24, 2016

Kosta Koufos
Sacramento Kings

Koufos, in his ninth season as a pro, is averaging 5.6 points and 5.9 rebounds this season.

Nearly missed recording his first double-double of the season with nine points and 10 rebounds in only 17 minutes against the Oklahoma City Thunder Nov. 23.

D’Angelo Russell
Los Angeles Lakers

Russell is averaging 16.1 points, 4.8 assists and 3.1 rebounds during his sophomore season.

Russell is expected to miss “at least two weeks” after injuring his left knee in the Lakers’ Nov. 20 contest against the Chicago Bulls

Jared Sullinger
Toronto Raptors

Has yet to suit up this season after undergoing surgery to repair a stress fracture in his left foot.

Evan Turner
Portland Trail Blazers

Averaging 8.8 points, 2.6 assists, and 3.9 rebounds on the year coming off the bench for the Trailblazers.

Turner scored 17 points while also contributing six rebounds and two assists off the bench for the Trailblazers in their 130-114 loss to the Houston Rockets Nov. 27.

Okay, Evan! 🏋️

— Trail Blazers (@trailblazers) November 28, 2016