Exclusive Petr Cornelie Interview with Ally Sturm

Wednesday, June 29, 2016 | Denver Nuggets


Ally Sturm interviews the Denver Nuggets' 2016 draft pick, Petr Cornelie. They discuss what it's like having two other French members on the team.

Petr is happy to follow his dream to the NBA. Draft night was long, but exciting and he's thrilled to be drafted by Denver. Ally asks him who in the NBA he models his game around...Kristaps Porziņģis, a power forward for the New York Knicks.

About Petr Corneli

Hailing from Calais, France, Petr is a fast, athletic 6'11" power forward and center. He was drafted number 53 in the second round of the 2016 NBA Draft.

Petr grew up playing basketball in France, including for the Le Man's mens team from 2013-2015. The latter season he won the Pro A Rising Star award.

Learn more about Petr Cornelie.


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