Evan Turner drops in on Illini

Updated: October 15, 2011, 6:10 PM ET
By Scott Powers | ESPNChicago.com

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. -- Philadelphia 76ers guard Evan Turner will officially begin feeling the impact of the NBA lockout after Saturday.

"Today is the last day (for my paychecks)," said Turner, who was visiting his former AAU teammate Sam Maniscalco at Illinois' scrimmage Saturday. "Then, I'll start taking donations."

Turner, who was the No. 2 pick of the 2010 draft, isn't really feeling any financial woes at this point, but he is eager to get back to work after an up-and-down rookie season.

"I ...

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