Turner (toe) is in the middle of a 6-8 week recovery period, meaning he's expected to be ready for the start of 2021 training camp, Scott Agness of FieldhouseFiles.com reports.
The Pacers were eliminated in embarrassing fashion by the Wizards in the win-or-go-home play-in game. Turner missed the final 18 games of the season with a sprained right toe. However, he's fully expected to be ready by the start of 2021 training camp. Turner finished the campaign averaging 12.6 points, 6.5 rebounds, a league-high 3.4 blocks and 1.0 assists in 31.0 minutes per game.
Turner (toe) has resumed shooting but is still "a ways away" from returning, Scott Agness of FieldhouseFiles.com reports.
The Pacers defeated the Hornets on Tuesday and will now face the Wizards on Thursday as part of the play-in tournament. However, it appears unlikely that Turner will be able to return even if the Pacers secure the No. 8 seed in the playoffs by beating Washington on Thursday.
Turner (toe) has no timetable to return from a right toe sprain, J. Michael of The Indianapolis Star reports.
Turner has been sidelined since April 18 with a partial plantar plate tear in his right big toe, and it doesn't sound likely that he will be available for the upcoming play-in tournament. No surgery is required for the injury, but the Pacers' starting center may very well be done for the year after playing in 47 games.
Turner (toe) is listed as out Monday against the Cavaliers.
The Pacers have yet to provide an update on Turner since he was ruled out indefinitely April 19 with a partial plantar plate tear in his right big toe. He appears unlikely to be available for any of the Pacers' final five games of the regular season.
Turner is out indefinitely after suffering a partial tear of the planter plate in the big toe of his right foot.
Turner had been listed as questionable for Monday, but an MRI revealed a tear, which leaves Indiana's starting center without a clear timetable to return. The team will provide updates as more becomes known, but with Turner out for the time being, Goga Bitadze should be the primary beneficiary.
Turner is listed as questionable for Monday's game against the Spurs due to a sprained toe.
Turner just made his return Sunday against Atlanta after missing the previous six games with a sprained ankle. He managed to tweak a toe on his right foot Sunday and could be at risk of sitting out on the second half of the back-to-back set. Domantas Sabonis (lower back) is also questionable for Indiana.
Turner (ankle) posted nine points (2-9 FG, 1-5 3Pt, 4-6 FT), 11 rebounds and two assists in 33 minutes during Sunday's 129-117 loss to the Hawks.
Making his return from a six-game absence due to a sprained ankle, Turner took on a normal minutes load and was just one rebound shy of matching a season high. He notably came up empty in the blocks category, the area where he's derived most of his fantasy value this season. Before going down with an ankle injury, the sixth-year center was averaging an NBA-best 3.5 blocks over 46 games this season.
Turner (ankle) will play Sunday against the Hawks, Brad Rowland of PeachtreeHoops.com reports.
Turner will return from a six-game absence due to a sprained ankle. His return means Goga Bitadze and Edmond Sumner will see their workloads will take a hit.
Turner (ankle) is a game-time decision for Sunday's game against Atlanta, Tony East of the West Indianapolis Community News reports.
Turner will go through pregame warmups, and then his status for Sunday's game will be determined. Goga Bitadze could see a larger role if Turner is held out.
Turner (ankle) is questionable for Sunday's matchup against the Hawks.
Turner has missed the past six games due to an ankle sprain, but he could return Sunday. If he does, there's a chance he'll be on a minutes limit.
Turner (ankle) is out Friday against the Jazz.
Turner was expected to be a game-time call after going through warmups, but he's apparently feeling worse than anticipated and was ruled out 45 minutes before tipoff. His next chance to play will come Sunday against the Hawks.
Turner (ankle) will be a game-time decision for Friday's game against the Jazz, Tony East of the West Indianapolis Community News reports.
Turner will go through pregame warmups before a determination is made on his status. He's missed the past five games due to a sprained left ankle. If Turner is cleared to play, he'd likely join the starting five.
Turner (ankle) is listed as questionable for Friday's game against Utah.
Turner has missed the last five games due to a left ankle sprain, but he's got a 50-50 chance to return for Friday's game. If he returns, Goga Bitadze would likely be looking at a drastic role reduction.
Turner (ankle) has been ruled out for Wednesday's game against the Rockets, Tony East of the West Indianapolis Community News reports.
Turner will miss a fifth consecutive game Wednesday as he continues to deal with a sprained left ankle. As a result, Goga Bitadze should see extra minutes in the Pacers' frontcourt, especially with Doug McDermott (ankle) also ruled out.
Turner (ankle) is questionable for Wednesday's game against the Rockets.
Turner has missed the past four games due to an ankle sprain. If he plays Wednesday, he could be on a minutes limit.
Turner (ankle) has been ruled out for Tuesday's game against the Clippers.
Turner sat out Monday's practice and has now been officially ruled out for Tuesday's contest, marking his fourth consecutive absence. Goga Bitadze should handle more work at center for the Pacers.
Turner (ankle) didn't participate at Monday's practice, Scott Agness of FieldhouseFiles.com reports.
The 25-year-old has missed the past three games due to a sprained left ankle, and he doesn't appear to be trending in the right direction for Tuesday's game versus the Clippers. Goga Bitadze should have an increased role if Turner is ultimately ruled out.
Turner (ankle) will not play in Sunday's game against the Grizzlies, J. Michael of The Indianapolis Star reports.
Turner's absence will mark his third consecutive game missed tue to a left ankle sprain. In his absence, look for Goga Bitadze to again see an increased workload in the frontcourt. The big man's next opportunity to suit up will come Tuesday against the Clippers.
Turner (ankle) is listed as out for Friday's game against the Magic.
Turner will miss his second game in a row while dealing with a left ankle sprain he picked up earlier in the week. It's fairly discouraging that the 25-year-old was already ruled out for Friday's game a day in advance. In his absence, Goga Bitadze should increased to see an increased workload.
Turner (ankle) is out Wednesday against the Timberwolves, Scott Agness of FieldhouseFiles.com reports.
On a positive note for Turner, X-rays on his ankle came back negative. The team will be able to learn more Thursday when the swelling goes down. In the meantime, with Domantas Sabonis (ankle) also out, Goga Bitadze, Doug McDermott, JaKarr Sampson and Kelan Martin are all candidates to see expanded roles.
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|05/16||@ TOR||W 125-113||0||0||0||0||0||0||0|
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