Perkins flirts with triple-double in Turkey

November 17, 2015

Doron Perkins BasketballAt 32, Doron Perkins of Anchorage should be entering the twilight portion of his basketball career.

Yet he isn’t slowing down.

The 6-foot-3 guard collected 14 points, 7 rebounds and 7 assists for Yesilgiresun in a 76-67 loss to Istanbul in Turkey.

Perkins, of Bartlett High fame, sank 7-of-12 shots in 37 minutes.

He is tied for second in the league with 8.0 rebounds per game. He is also averaging 9.0 points and 4.2 assists in five games.