İzzet Türkyılmaz

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Izzet Türkyılmaz
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No. 12 – Fenerbahçe Ülker Istanbul
Position Power Forward / Center
League Turkish Basketball League
Personal information
Born (1990-05-20) May 20, 1990 (age 24)
Burhaniye, Balıkesir, Turkey
Nationality Turkish
Listed height 7 ft 0 in (2.13 m)
Listed weight 210 lb (95 kg)
Career information
NBA draft 2012 / Round: 2 / Pick: 50th overall
Selected by the Denver Nuggets
Pro career 2007–present
Career history
2007–2010 Bandırma Kırmızı
2010–2013 Banvit
2013–present Fenerbahçe Ülker
Career highlights and awards
  • TBL Slam Dunk Contest champion (2013)

İzzet Türkyılmaz (born May 20, 1990) is a Turkish professional basketball player who currently plays for Fenerbahçe Ülker of the Turkish Basketball League. He signed with the team for three years plus one.[1][2]

Professional career[edit]

On September 2, 2013, Türkyılmaz signed a three-year contract with option to extend for one season with Fenerbahçe Ülker.[3]


In the 2012 NBA Draft, he was selected by the Denver Nuggets with the 50th pick.[4] He also played with the Denver Nuggets's Summer League Team in Las Vegas, Nevada, in the summer of 2012.[5]

Turkish national team[edit]

He is also member of Turkish national team.




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