Okur has signed the back of this size “52” jersey in black marker, inscribing “#13 Memo” in addition to his signature. It comes with a COA from Beckett Authentication Services.
Mehmet Okur is a Turkish retired professional basketball player. Listed at 6 ft 11 in he played as a power forward and center. He was known for his three-point shooting and ability to space the floor. In his 7 seasons with the Utah Jazz, Mehmet Okur emerged as one of the premier shooting players in the NBA. From 2004-10 Okur displayed a talent for making big shots in pressure situations - earning him the nickname of "The Money Man" and "Memo is Money" amongst Jazz fans. On 13 September 2016, Okur was named a player development coach for the Phoenix Suns, becoming the first Turkish citizen to enter the coaching world in the NBA.