Sinan Güler

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Sinan Güler
Sinan Güler Siena'13.JPG
Güler with Galatasaray in the EuroLeague.
No. 32 – Galatasaray
Position Point guard / Shooting guard
League Turkish Basketball Super League
EuroLeague
Personal information
Born (1983-11-08) November 8, 1983 (age 33)
Istanbul, Turkey
Nationality Turkish
Listed height 6 ft 3.75 in (1.92 m)
Listed weight 210 lb (95 kg)
Career information
College Salt Lake CC (2002–2004)
Carroll (2004–2006)
NBA draft 2006 / Undrafted
Playing career 2001–present
Career history
2001–2002 Beşiktaş
2006–2007 Darüşşafaka
2007–2008 Beşiktaş Cola Turka
2008–2013 Anadolu Efes Istanbul
2013–present Galatasaray
Career highlights and awards

Sinan Güler (born November 8, 1983) is a Turkish professional basketball player who currently plays for Galatasaray Odeabank of the Turkish Basketball Super League (BSL).

College career[edit]

Güler played college basketball at Salt Lake Community College (JUCO), from 2002 to 2004, and at Carroll College (NAIA), from 2004 to 2006.

Professional career[edit]

After playing with the youth teams of the Turkish club Beşiktaş, Güler began his pro career with the senior men's team of Beşiktaş, during the 2000–01 season. After then playing college basketball in the United States, he returned to Turkey, and joined Darüşşafaka, before returning to Beşiktaş. He joined the Turkish club Efes in 2008. With Efes, he won the Turkish Cup and Turkish Super League in 2009, and the Turkish Supercup in 2009 and 2010.

He moved to the Turkish club Galatasaray in 2013. He eventually became the team captain of Galatasaray. He won the European-wide 2nd-tier level EuroCup championship with Galatasaray in 2016.

Turkish national team[edit]

Güler has been a regular member of the senior Turkish national basketball team since 2009. He is also the team captain of Turkey's senior national team. With Turkey's senior national team, he has played at the following tournaments: the 2009 EuroBasket, the 2010 FIBA World Championship, where he won a silver medal, the 2011 EuroBasket, the 2013 EuroBasket, the 2014 FIBA World Cup, the 2015 EuroBasket, and the 2016 Manila FIBA World Olympic Qualifying Tournament.[1]

Personal[edit]

Güler is the son of retired Turkish professional basketball player, Necati Güler, and the younger brother of Turkish professional basketball player Muratcan Güler.

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