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.
Celtics finishing deal for FA Evan Turner, sources tell Herald. He will get a portion of their mid-level exception.
— Steve Bulpett (@SteveBHoop) July 21, 2014
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.