Myles Turner got paid. Big time.
Adrian Wojnarowski of ESPN and Shams Charania of The Athletic reported Monday that the big man signed a four-year contract that could earn Turner as much as $80 million.
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The Bedford native was a star at Euless Trinity High School and for the Texas Longhorns.
The Pacers took Turner with the No. 11 pick of the 2015 NBA Draft. The signing comes before the NBA’s deadline for the 2015 rookie class to ink extensions.
He averaged 12.7 points, 6.4 rebounds and 1.8 blocks in 65 games last season.