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Report: Celtics Acquiring Small Forward Evan Turner

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The Celtics have reportedly signed small forward Evan Turner, formerly of the Indiana Pacers and Philadelphia 76ers. Lynne Sladky / AP photo

All those rumors of the Celtics' interest in swingman Evan Turner appear to be true.

The Herald's Steve Bulpett reports that the Celtics signing the free agent small forward at the mid-level exception.

Turner, 6-7 and 205 pounds, split time last season with the Indiana Pacers and Philadelphia 76ers. He averaged 14 points, 5 rebounds, and 3.2 assists per game largely coming off the bench while with Indiana. He was the second overall draft pick in 2010 out of Ohio State.

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