Furkan Korkmaz is a Turkish professional basketball player for the Philadelphia 76ers of the National Basketball Association. He was selected 26th in the 2016 NBA draft. He is 6 ft 7 inches and mainly plays the shooting guard position.
|Born:||July 24, 1997, Istanbul, Turkey|
|Listed height:||6 ft 7 in|
|Listed weight:||202 lb|
|Position:||Shooting guard / Small forward|
|NBA draft:||2016 / Round: 1 / Pick: 26, Philadelphia 76ers|
|Twitter:||Furkan Korkmaz's Twitter profile|
About Furkan Korkmaz
Turkish professional basketball shooting guard who joined the Philadelphia 76ers in 2017. Prior to playing in the NBA, he won a gold medal at the 2014 FIBA Europe Under-18 Championship and was a 3-time BSL All-Star.
He signed with the Anadolu Efes pro hoops club in 2013.
He was named the Champions League Best Young Player in 2017.
He was born and raised in Turkey.
He played with point guard Ben Simmons on the Philadelphia 76ers.
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- National Basketball Association players from Turkey
- Pertevniyal S.K. players
- Turkish expatriate basketball people in the United States
- Delaware 87ers players
- Anadolu Efes S.K. players
- Philadelphia 76ers draft picks
- Sportspeople from Istanbul
- Philadelphia 76ers players