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Mehmet Okur
Mehmet Okur
Okur in 2017 as Player development coach
Personal information
Born May 26, 1979 (1979-05-26) (age 38)
Yalova, Turkey
Nationality Turkish
Physical stats
Listed height 6 ft 11 in (2.11 m)
Listed weight 290 lbs (132 kg)
Career information
NBA Draft 2001 / Round: 2 / Pick: 38
Selected by the Detroit Pistons
Playing carer 1997-2012 (16 years)
Position Center
Jersey no. 13
Career history
as player
1997-1998 Oyak Renault (Turkey)
1998-2000 Tofaş (Turkey)
2000-2002 Efes Pilsen (Turkey)
2002-2004 Detroit Pistons
2004-2011 Utah Jazz
2011 Türk Telekom (Turkey)
2011-2012 New Jersey Nets
as coach
2016-2017 Phoenix Suns
(Player Development)
Career highlights and awards
  • NBA champion (2004)
  • NBA All-Star (2007)

Mehmet Murat Okur is a Turkish retired professional basketball player.

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