The Orlando Magic have waived forward Hedo Turkoglu, GeneralManager Rob Hennigan announced today.
Turkoglu has appeared in 897 regular season games during his NBAcareer with Sacramento, San Antonio, Orlando, Toronto and Phoenix, averaging11.9 ppg., 4.2 rpg. and 3.1 apg. in 28.5 minpg., while shooting .381(1,164-3,057) from three-point range. He has also appeared in 93 careerplayoff outings, averaging 11.1 ppg., 4.3 rpg. and 3.0 apg. in 31.1 minpg.
Turkoglu played in 497 regular season games with Orlando from2004-09 and 2010-13, averaging 14.5 ppg., 4.5 rpg. and 3.9 apg. in 32.7minpg. He also appeared in 49 playoff games with the Magic, averaging14.4 ppg., 4.5 rpg. and 4.5 apg. in 38.0 minpg.
Turkoglu earned the NBA'sMost Improved Player Award in 2007-08 and helped Orlando reach the 2009 NBAFinals.