LAC Hedo Turkoglu said he hopes to return to action in Game 5 on Tuesday in OKC. He has been out w/hairline fracture in lower back since 5/1
Doc Rivers said Hedo Turkoglu will be out for both games in OKC, maybe more.
ESPN Los Angeles "Clippers forward Hedo Turkoglu suffered a lower back contusion in the third quarter of Tuesday's Game 5, 113-103 win over the Golden State Warriors and did not return. Turkoglu, 35, was defending David Lee in midair when he was knocked to the ground as Lee picked up an offensive foul with 7:47..." April 30
Hedo Turkoglu is active tonight. Byron Mullens will join Chris Paul (shoulder/not with team) on inactive list.
Doc Rivers said team could be signing Hedo Turkoglu soon. Said team is looking at him "hard."
Pro Basketball Talk "Hedo Turkoglu wasn’t a part of the futre in Orlando, and as a result, the Magic let him know that before the season began and allowed him to remain away from the team until he was either dealt or waived. When no one was willing to offer anything in trade for Turkoglu, the Magic decided to waive..." January 12
Apologies if I missed this elsewhere: NBA front-office execs have been notified that Hedo Turkoglu cleared waivers & can join team of choice
USA Today "The Orlando Magic waived forward Hedo Turkoglu, who has been away from the team all season anyway, the team announced Friday. If Turkoglu clears waivers, which is expected since it's unlikely a team wants to pick up the $6 million still owed on his contract, he will be free to sign with the..." January 04
Magic will waive Hedo Turkoglu today at 5
ESPN.com "The Cleveland Cavaliers have called virtually every team in the league this week as part of their continuing search for a trade partner interested in dealing for Andrew Bynum's cap-friendly contract before the magical date of Jan. 7, according to sources close to the process. Which is a handy..." January 02
Orlando Sentinel "After spending training camp, the preseason and the regular season in a purgatory of sorts, Hedo Turkoglu's period of limbo with the Orlando Magic is nearing a resolution. The veteran small forward can expect to have his situation resolved no later than the close of business on Jan...." December 25
Orlando Sentinel "Hedo Turkoglu remains on the Orlando Magic’s roster for now but his days playing for the team are over. Although team officials and Turkoglu’s camp have not reached a buyout deal both sides have agreed that Turkoglu will not join the team when it convenes for the start of training camp Tuesday..." September 27
Orlando Sentinel "The Magic are working on a buyout agreement with Hedo Turkoglu plan on giving second-round pick Romero Osby a chance to make the team and likely will invite as many as four more players to their training camp according to a source close to the club. As expected Turkoglu and the team have been..." September 02
Orlando Sentinel: Magic working on buy-out with Hedo Turkoglu have invited 2nd rounder Romero Osby to camp and eying 4 FA for camp duty.
Orlando Pinstriped Post "If the Bucks' recent deal for Caron Butler is any indication the Magic can't expect a big return if they try to use Türkoğlu as a trade chip. Late Wednesday night the Phoenix Suns reportedly agreed to trade veteran small forward Caron Butler to the Milwaukee Bucks for point guard Ish Smith and..." August 30
CBSSports.com "Orlando Magic forward Hedo Turkoglu is near the end of his professional career after 13 years in the NBA. The 34-year old Turkish forward played in just 11 games last season and has struggled to make plays and shoot the ball effectively over the past two seasons. With a price tag of $12 million..." August 28
Orlando Pinstriped Post "Given that Hedo Türkoğlu only played 11 games in the 2012/13 season and that the 35-year-old forward doesn't fit with the Orlando Magic's youth-oriented rebuilding effort NBA observers have widely assumed that Orlando would either waive him or buy him out of his contract before training camp. Such..." August 14
Orlando Sentinel "Al Harrington and Hedo Turkoglu chimed in about their uncertain futures with the Magic over Twitter on Friday after a reader asked a reporter — and them — when the team will resolve the players’ situations. Harrington wrote: “I hope VERY SOON!!!!” Turkoglu wrote: “I will be really happy if..." July 14
The Orlando Magic and Hedo Turkoglu are progressing on contract buyout talks, league sources tell Y! Sports.
Magic GM Rob Hennigan tells Sentinel he'll be talking with agents of Hedo Turkoglu and Al Harrington soon, presumably to work out buy-outs.
Orlando Sentinel "Hedo Turkoglu said he wants to remain with the Magic next season even though the club already has effectively removed him — and Al Harrington — from its future plans. "I would like to keep playing here," Turkoglu said after the Magic's shootaround Wednesday. "I was here more years than..." March 28
Orlando Sentinel "On one hand, Hedo Turkoglu's nightmare has ended. The 20-game suspension he received for a positive anabolic steroid test has expired, and he will be in uniform when the Orlando Magic face the Charlotte Bobcats on Wednesday night. On the other hand, he also knows and accepts that the season's..." March 27
Orlando Sentinel "In yet another blow to the Orlando Magic during a largely dismal season for the franchise, the NBA suspended small forward Hedo Turkoglu on Wednesday for 20 games without pay for testing positive for methenolone, an anabolic steroid. Turkoglu said the drug test stemmed from a medication he took..." February 14
Orlando Sentinel "The NBA has suspended Orlando Magic small forward Hedo Turkoglu for 20 games for violating the league’s anti-drug program, the league announced this afternoon. League officials said Turkoglu tested positive for methenolone. In statements released by the team today, Turkoglu and Magic general..." February 13
Orlando Pinstriped Post "The Brooklyn Nets are looking to make small upgrades before the playoffs and have identified Orlando Magic forward Hedo Türkoglu as a potential trade target before the February 21st trading deadline, said veteran NBA reporter Peter Vecsey on the Crossover podcast on Sunday. The Nets, Vecsey..." February 04
Orlando Sentinel "Less than three weeks after surgery to repair a broken bone in his face, Hedo Turkoglu gave the Orlando Magic additional hope as their playoff series against the Indiana Pacers approaches. Turkoglu returned from injury to play 29-plus minutes in the Magic's regular-season finale, an 88-76 loss..." April 27
Orlando Sentinel "Magic SF Hedo Turkoglu on Tuesday was fitted for a protective mask he will wear if he can return to play in the postseason. Turkoglu underwent surgery to repair fractures to his right cheekbone April 7. The Magic are hoping to have him back in time for the playoffs, which could start for the..." April 25
Orlando Sentinel "Orlando Magic players made two things clear after they lost to the Boston Celtics on Wednesday night: Losing is not OK, and the defense needs to improve. But Glen Davis added, "We tried to pull together and make things happen." J.J. Redick said the team is "playing with a good spirit." Ryan..." April 20
Orlando Sentinel "Some nights, Hedo Turkoglu plays like he did during the Orlando Magic's run to the 2009 NBA Finals. He runs the pick-and-roll with precision, finding open teammates or swishing open shots. Other nights, he struggles as badly as he did during the Magic's disastrous playoff series last spring..." December 28
Orlando Sentinel "Hedo Turkoglu didn't give the Orlando Magic much reason for optimism over the last few weeks. Playing for his native Turkey in EuroBasket 2011, the Magic's starting small forward posted statistics that were eerily similar to his subpar numbers during the 2011 NBA playoffs. Turkoglu averaged..." September 14
Orlando Sentinel "The Magic's fortunes next season - -and maybe the future of the franchise - just might rest on the comebacks of Gilbert Arenas and Hedo Turkoglu. If they can recapture their abilities - physically and mentally - the Magic can improve on their 52-win season and go farther in the playoffs. The..." May 07
Orlando Sentinel "Stan Van Gundy and Hedo Turkoglu spent some time after Saturday afternoon's Orlando Magic practice sitting together in plush baseline seats at Philips Arena, squinting at a laptop computer screen. They weren't surfing the Internet. Nope, they were watching video from the Magic's Game 3 loss..." April 24
Toronto Sun "The long-awaited return of Hedo Turkoglu, at least in the regular season, arrives Sunday night. When he suited up for the Phoenix Suns way back in the pre-season, long before his blockbuster move back to Orlando, a half-empty crowd at the ACC welcomed Turkoglu with half-hearted venom. With..." April 03
Orlando Sentinel "The Magic need this Hedo Turkoglu, and even more of him soon. Turkoglu has been up and down since returning to Orlando via a mid-December trade. He has been on a roll of late. But there have been bad shooting nights, poor shot selection and high turnover rates — nights that mystify the..." March 26
Orlando Sentinel "The Orlando Magic waited several weeks for Hedo Turkoglu to regain an attacking mentality on offense. He found it on the Magic's recently completed five-game road trip. Turkoglu averaged 16.2 points on 51.8 percent shooting — a significant improvement for a player who had been reluctant to look..." March 18
Orlando Sentinel "Magic SF Hedo Turkoglu said he wouldn't be taking his talents overseas if there's an NBA lockout, but he's dead-set on helping his homeland of Turkey make noise in the 2012 London Olympics. Turkoglu, who led Turkey to its runner-up finish to Team USA in the 2010 FIBA world championships, said..." March 16
Orlando Sentinel "The Orlando Magic aspire to be NBA champions, but they are nowhere near that level. It showed again Friday night. They committed turnovers down the stretch. They allowed average to below-average opposing players to score in double figures. And they stopped feeding their superstar center in..." February 12
Orlando Sentinel "Magic coach Stan Van Gundy wants to know what's ailing Hedo Turkoglu's game lately. Turkoglu says Van Gundy or anybody else can start with his right knee, and he'd prefer you'd approach it with caution. "It's been killing me," Turkoglu said. "It's tough, man. I can't move the way I want..." February 08