(Indianapolis, IN) - The Pacers acquired forward Evan Turner and forward Lavoy Allen from the Philadelphia 76ers in exchange for forward Danny Granger and a future second round draft pick before the NBA Trade Deadline expired.
Turner was drafted by the 76ers with the second overall pick in the 2010 NBA Draft out of Ohio State. Turner is having a career year by averaging 17 points, 6 rebounds and 3 assists per game. Allen is averaging 5 points and 5 rebounds per contest this season.
To make room for the new acquisitions, the Pacers waived guard Orlando Johnson. Johnson was in his second season with the Pacers.
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