Hedo Turkoglu Likes the Fans, Teammates and Toronto—Just Not The System

June 28th, 2010 by Os Kavcar Leave a reply »
Hedo Turkoglu, yet again, spoke to the Turkish media for a second time this offseason to clarify his earlier comments and do some damage control. More interestingly, he seems to pose in his Toronto Raptors athletic wear while working out in his native Turkey.

Just by picture alone, one could easily assume two things. He still considers himself as a Raptor, and he is trying to get back in better shape. None of the above bothers me...

His message is sound and clear—not to mention more mature. He corrected his earlier statement, the one when he said that he did not want to go back to Toronto. He confessed that he gave the interview in the "heat of the moment".

The Turkish pick and roll king appeared out of nowhere in Turkish media and demanded to be traded earlier this month. He accused the Toronto Raptors management of purposely throwing him under the bus over a very simple incident.

The Toronto Raptors so called push for the playoffs was cut short after they fell down from fifth spot in the Eastern Conference after the All-Star break. Hedo Turkoglu was fined and benched for a game after he was allegedly seen in a restaurant follo ...

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