Hidayet Turkoglu-Turkey and Orlando Magic

This longtime leader for the Turkish national team led his squad to a perfect 6-0 record in qualifying for EuroBasket 2009, averaging 12.0 points and 5.2 rebounds over five games.  On the domestic side the 2.03m forward averaged 19.5 points and 5.7 rebounds per game for the Orlando Magic of the NBA, leading them to the Southeast Division title and a spot in the semi-finals where they fell to the Detroit Pistons.


Dirk Nowitzki-Germany and Dallas Mavericks
Andrei Kirilenko-Russia and Utah Jazz
Zoran Planinic-Croatia and CSKA Moscow
Tony Parker-France and San Antonio Spurs
Rudy Fernandez-Spain and Portland Trailblazers
Ramunas Siskauskas-Lithuania and CSKA Moscow
Pau Gasol-Spain and Los Angeles Lakers
Nikola Pekovic-Montenegro and Panathinaikos