Larry Turner (basketball)

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Larry Turner
Personal information
Born (1982-12-29) December 29, 1982 (age 34)
Milledgeville, Georgia
Nationality American
Listed height 6 ft 11 in (2.11 m)
Listed weight 240 lb (109 kg)
Career information
High school
College
NBA draft 2007 / Undrafted
Playing career 2007–2016
Position Center
Number 30
Coaching career 2016–present
Career history
As player:
2007–2008 Fort Wayne Mad Ants
2008 Reales de La Vega
2009 Gaiteros del Zulia
2009 Vermont Frost Heaves
2009–2010 Fundación Adepal
2010 Halifax Rainmen
2010 Odessa
2011 Capitanes de Arecibo
2011 Lawton-Fort Sill Cavalry
2011–2012 Toyama Grouses
2012–2013 Apollon Patras
2013–2014 Panelefsiniakos
2014 CS Energia Rovinari
2015 Koroivos
2015–2016 APOEL
As coach:
2016–present The Weber School
Career highlights and awards

Larry Turner (born December 29, 1982) is the high school coach of the Weber School Rams and former American professional basketball player.

Playing career[edit]

He played college basketball at Tennessee State. He is a 6'11" center and was formerly signed by the Los Angeles Lakers as a free agent.[1]

From mid- to late 2010, he was playing with BC Odessa in the Ukrainian Basketball Super League.[2]

On 30 October 2015, he moved to Cypriot club APOEL[3] and helped his team to win the Cypriot Cup.[4]

Coaching career[edit]

Larry Turner retired from playing after the 2015-2016 season and began coaching at The Weber School for the 2016-2017 basketball season.

Personal life[edit]

Larry Turner runs a basketball camp called LarryTurnerSports during the summer.[5]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "LAKERS: LAKERS SIGN LARRY TURNER". National Basketball Association. 22 August 2007. Retrieved 3 January 2011. 
  2. ^ "Larry Turner Basketball Player Profile". Eurobasket. Retrieved 3 January 2011. 
  3. ^ "Ενίσχυση με Larry Turner". apoel.com.cy. 30 October 2015. Retrieved 30 October 2015. 
  4. ^ "Κυπελλούχος ο ΑΠΟΕΛ!" (in Greek). apoel.com.cy. 14 February 2016. Archived from the original on 22 February 2016. Retrieved 14 February 2016. 
  5. ^ "Larry Turner Sports". larryturnersports.net. 30 October 2016. Retrieved 30 October 2016. 

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