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Hedo retires from the Turkish NT - Mar 24, 2014


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Turkey's most-capped player, forward Hidayet Turkoglu (208-F-79), is quitting the national team.

Five days after his 35th birthday, Turkoglu released a statement that he won't be playing for Turkish National Team again. Hedo said he's giving up his roster spot for younger players.

Turkoglu is an iconic player for Turkish basketball history. He was named the NBA's Most Improved Player Award for the 200708 NBA season. Hedo was a member of the Turkish national team which won silver medals at the 2001 European Championship. He averaged 15.5 points per game. In the 2010 FIBA World Championship Turkoglu averaged 12.3 points, 4.2 rebounds, and 3.4 assists per game. The Turkish national team finished with the silver medal, having beaten every team except for Team USA, the champions.   



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