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Ilkan Karaman - SF/PF, 6'9, 235
Signed in Turkey - Signed with Besiktas
       Date of birth: 05/13/1990
       Country: Turkey
     Drafted (NBA): 57th pick, 2012
     Out of: Galatasaray (Turkey)
  NBA Experience: 0 years
  Hand: Left

2nd August, 2010 Turkey Signed a five year contract with Galatasaray. Immediately loaned back to Tofas Bursa for one season.
11th August, 2011 Turkey Loaned by Galatasaray to Pinar Karsiyaka for one season.
2012 NBA Draft NBA Drafted 57th overall by Brooklyn.
17th August, 2012 Turkey Left Galatasaray.
17th August, 2012 Turkey Signed a three year contract with Fenerbahce. Included NBA opt-out after the 2013/14 season.
1st July, 2014 Turkey Left Fenerbahce.
10th July, 2014 NBA As a part of a three team deal, draft rights traded by Brooklyn to Cleveland, along with the draft rights to Edin Bavcic to Cleveland and Marcus Thornton to Boston, in exchange for Jarrett Jack and Sergei Karasev from Cleveland.
14th October, 2015 Turkey Signed for the remainder of the season with Acibadem.
1st September, 2016 Turkey Signed a one year contract with Besiktas.
When: Where:
2007 - June 2011 Tofas Bursa (Turkey)
August 2011 - June 2012 Pinar Karsiyaka (Turkey)
July 2012 - August 2012 Galatasaray (Turkey)
August 2012 - July 2014 Fenerbahce (Turkey)
October 2015 - June 2016 Acibadem (Turkey, TBL)
September 2016 - present Besiktas (Turkey)
From blog:

   2017 NBA Manifesto

Ilkan Karaman - 57th pick, 2012
Scored 39 points all season, 33 of which were in blowouts. Has gone backwards since being drafted, in part due to injury, of which there has been quite a lot.

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Signed in Turkey


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