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  1. Evan Turner Pushing Tempo Is Great for the BlazersRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Blazers Edge

    Portland Trail Blazers guard Nik Stauskas got most of the attention during Portland's victory over the Los Angeles Lakers on Thursday night, but Sauce Castillo wouldn't have been able to do his thing without the supporting role played by Evan Turner. After a couple seasons in no-man's land, in Game 1 Turner was everything Portland hoped he be when he signed in 2016.

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  2. Portland Trail Blazers vs. San Antonio Spurs: Live updates, score, game chatRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | OregonLive.com

    Nik Stauskas was electric, Evan Turner was steady and Zach Collins was a beast, highlighting the potential of the Blazers' second unit.

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  3. Blazers' bench steals the show on opening nightRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Oregonian

    ... flashing his selfless style for the first time since Game 3 of the 2018 Western Conference Playoffs. There was Evan Turner quietly directing the second unit at point-forward with efficiency and comfort. And, of course, there was Nik Stauskas , who ...

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  4. Trail Blazers push their advantage to double digits with four minutes leftRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Los Angeles Times

    ... lead with 2:40 left in the quarter and Josh Hart added a three-pointer to reclaim the lead, 85-83, after an Evan Turner basket. Maurice Harkless gave the Trail Blazers a 91-85 lead with 45 seconds left, but Ball converted a pair of free throws and ...

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  5. Live updates: Lakers trail 93-91 after three quarters in PortlandRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Los Angeles Times

    ... lead with 2:40 left in the quarter and Josh Hart added a three-pointer to reclaim the lead, 85-83, after an Evan Turner basket. Maurice Harkless gave the Trail Blazers a 91-85 lead with 45 seconds left, but Ball converted a pair of free throws and ...

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  6. Stauskas and Blazers Bench Spoil Lebron's Lakers DebutRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 18 | Blazers Edge

    ... second unit in the game. It was an important moment and Stotts stuck with his bench. The Stauskas , Collins, Evan Turner , Maurice Harkless , and Seth Curry lineup responded by playing the best basketball of the night both in terms of sharing the ...

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  7. Portland Trail Blazers: 5 takeaways from opening nightRead the original story

    Thursday Oct 18 | Rip City Project

    ... more into what their offense looked like in preseason when the games are lower-profile. I'm a big fan of playing Evan Turner as the backup point guard this year. He looked good in this role both as a facilitator and creator for himself. He seems to ...

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  8. Portland Trail Blazers: 5 things to watch for on opening night against the Los Angeles LakersRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 18 | Rip City Project

    ... Seth Curry, Nik Stauskas, the Blazers should continue to run plays to get their knockdown shooters open. Evan Turner also looked comfortable running the backup point guard, and it will be interesting to see how he fits into this role for a longer ...

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  9. Portland Trail Blazers attempt to keep undefeated home opener streak alive against Los AngelesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 18 | Isportsweb.com

    ... summer league stint. It has been reported that Terry Stotts is creating a plan for the year where small forward Evan Turner will lead a group of five off the bench in an attempt to keep C.J. McCollum and Damian Lillard together whenever they are on ...

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  10. What will decide whether Trail Blazers take next step?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 17 | The Oregonian

    ... as the de facto point guard. But the Blazers' coach is changing his philosophy this season and will instead use Evan Turner as a point-forward on the second unit. Stotts hopes that Turner's playmaking and court vision will mesh well with newcomers ...

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  11. Blazers Top-12 in Week One Power RankingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 15 | Blazers Edge

    ... ago, the plan is to sit McCollum and Damian Lillard together, so that five reserves will play together, with Evan Turner running the second-unit offense . Toronto's changes produced the league's second-ranked offense and its best bench. The Warriors ...

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  12. With Harkless Unknown, Jake Layman May Get a ShotRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 15 | Blazers Edge

    ... that Harkless would be the starter upon his return. But when exactly will that be? Enter Jake Layman . While, Evan Turner would have slid in to the starting role in previous years, It's clear that the Blazers are focused on maximizing Turner's ...

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  13. Portland Trail Blazers Head Coach Terry Stotts happy with team's passing in the preseasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 15 | Rip City Project

    ... off assists. The Blazers were clearly moving the ball around much less than the elite clubs in the league. Both Evan Turner and Seth Curry will be major parts in increasing the Blazers' ball movement this year as backup playmakers. "I think more and ...

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  14. The Portland Trail Blazers should be a top 10 three-point shooting teamRead the original story

    Sunday Oct 14 | Rip City Project

    ... spend time facilitating the offense, when he is on the floor alongside Damian Lillard , CJ McCollum , and/or Evan Turner , there should be plenty of opportunity for him to launch it from deep - whether it be on kick-outs or plays ran for him around ...

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  15. Blazers Banking on Turner's PlaymakingRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 14 | Blazers Edge

    The Portland Trail Blazers plan to get the most out of Evan Turner this season by making him the lead play-maker on the second unit, a role he excelled in while with the Boston Celtics . Turner is confident in his ability to create, he tells Jason Quick of The Athletic : "I understand we have a lot of great guys, a lot of great talent and everything, but if you legit don't read whatever , the best playmaker on the team is me," Turner said.

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  16. Nurkic Threes Could Be a Key to Portland's New OffenseRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 13 | Blazers Edge

    ... things out a bit further. That level of respect opens up driving lanes for Damian Lillard , CJ McCollum , Evan Turner and Seth Curry just a bit further. Defenders are now a step slower to recover. The rotation is a few feet farther away. All of ...

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  17. Stotts Likes New Offense, Defense Still Needs HelpRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 13 | Blazers Edge

    ... pic.twitter.com/IPnLFvenQM In addition to evaluating the team's overall performance, Stotts praised the work of Evan Turner as a play-maker with the second unit. He also name-checked Portland's shooters and talked about creating tempo in transition ...

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  18. 4 Reasons to be Grateful Heading into the 2018-2019 SeasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 13 | Liberty Ballers

    ... It was not long ago that I was talking myself into Jarvis Varnado as Marcus Camby-lite and trying to resell my Evan Turner shirsey on eBay. The Sixers enter the season as Eastern Conference contenders with incredibly bright short and long-term ...

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  19. Blazers win exhibition finaleRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 13 | Portland Tribune

    ... rebounds in 16 minutes, and Jake Layman had 10 points in 20 minutes. Injured forward Moe Harkless sat out, but Evan Turner came back from an injury to score seven points in seven minutes. He was 7 of 8 at the free-throw line and 0 of 3 from the ...

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  20. Blazers blow out SunsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 12 | Portland Tribune

    ... an NBA exhibition game Wednesday night. Damian Lillard and CJ McCollum sat this one out. Moe Harkless (ankle), Evan Turner (shoulder) and rookie Gary Trent Jr. (quadricep) also did not play. Jake Layman led the Blazers with 28 points in 28 minutes. ...

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