• by Ted Leshinski | Staff Writer

    Doc Rivers not concerned with Clippers F Hedo Turkoglu's ankle

    Clippers coach Doc Rivers said he's not concerned with the sprained ankle injury to small forward Hedo Turkoglu, per ESPN. "I didn't know a guy who moved that slow could sprain his ankle," Rivers joked. "It shouldn't slow him down." Turkoglu is averaging two points and 16 minutes per game in the Clippers' Western Conference Quarterfinals series against the Spurs.

  • by R.J. White | CBSSports.com

    Clippers SF Hedo Turkoglu (illness) out Friday

    Clippers small forward Hedo Turkoglu will miss Friday's game against the Raptors due to a stomach virus, the Orange County Register reports. Turkoglu is not with the team for Friday's game. He's averaged 2.6 points and 9.2 minutes while shooting 49.2 percent from the field in 33 games off the bench. The Clippers are 1-point favorites in Toronto Friday.

  • by Igor Mello | CBSSports.com

    Hedo Turkoglu closing in on deal with Clippers

    The Clippers are close to signing forward Hedo Turkoglu, according to Adrian Wojnarowski of Yahoo! Sports. The deal would last one year, worth $1.4 million. Turkoglu was limited to only 38 games and averaged 3.0 points and 2.3 rebounds last season with the Clippers. He shot 38.5 percent from the field and 44.0 percent from behind the arc over that span.

  • by Igor Mello | CBSSports.com

    Hedo Turkoglu still hopeful of playing in postseason

    Clippers forward Hedo Turkoglu could be in danger of missing the Western Conference Semifinals against Oklahoma City. However, he is still optimistic about returning for Game 5, Yahoo! Sports reports. Turkoglu has been sidelined with a hairline fracture in lower back since May 1.

  • by Igor Mello | CBSSports.com

    Hedo Turkoglu to miss first two games vs. Thunder

    Clippers forward Hedo Turkoglu will miss the first two games of the Western Conference semifinals against Oklahoma City because of a hairline fracture of the transverse process in his lower back, ESPN Los Angeles reports. He sustained the injury in Game 5 of the opening round against the Warriors."They say day to day but I don't know what that actually means," head coach Doc Rivers said. "Just watching him move, he's not going to play in either of the first two games, that's for sure."Game 3 is Friday in Los Angeles.

  • by Chris Towers | CBSSports.com

    Hedo Turkoglu sidelined by back injury

    Clippers forward Hedo Turkoglu was inactive for Thursday's Game 6 against the Warriors, due to a back injury suffered in the previous game. His status moving forward is not yet known, but the injury could be serious enough to knock him out until the second round of the playoffs, assuming the Clippers get there.

  • by Igor Mello | CBSSports.com

    Hedo Turkoglu held scoreless vs. 76ers

    Clippers forward Hedo Turkoglu, who had been dealing with a bruised right knee, returned to action on Sunday against the 76ers. With the game well in hand early on, Turkoglu was able to see 12 minutes of game action off the bench, but was a non-factor offensively. He was held scoreless with seven rebounds, three assists and one steal in a 123-78 victory. He has not scored more than six points in a game with the Clippers this season.

  • by R.J. White | CBSSports.com

    Hedo Turkoglu ruled out Friday

    Clippers forward Hedo Turkoglu has been ruled out for Friday's game against the Raptors due to a bruised right knee, the Los Angeles Times reports. Turkoglu, who was a gametime decision Friday, played just two minutes in his previous game, failing to score for the first time in eight appearances. He has averaged 2.7 points and 2.7 rebounds over 12 games played.

  • by R.J. White | CBSSports.com

    J.J. Redick out, Hedo Turkoglu questionable Friday

    Clippers guard J.J. Redick has been ruled out and forward Hedo Turkoglu is a gametime decision for Friday's game against the Raptors, the team announced. Redick, who is missing his second straight game with a hip injury, has averaged 15.7 points on 45.9 percent shooting over 30 games played. Turkoglu, who is battling a knee injury, has averaged 2.7 points and 2.7 rebounds over 12 games played.

  • by Chris Towers | CBSSports.com

    Hedo Turkoglu pitching in a bit off bench

    Clippers forward Hedo Turkoglu has been playing more than expected since signing as a free agent, but is still having little impact in his reserve role. Turkoglu played nine minutes Saturday in a 126-118 win over the Raptors, his lowest total since his debut more than a week ago. He scored two points on 1 of 2 shooting, while adding one rebound. Turkoglu is averaging 2.2 points, 2.3 rebounds and 0.8 assists in 11.2 minutes per game since signing.