Real Madrid to sign Petr Cornelie

Donatas Urbonas
Senior Staff Writer
2022-07-14 05:38
Credit: AFP-Scanpix
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Real Madrid are expected to have another Frenchmen on the squad. According to BasketNews sources, Real are finalizing an agreement with Petr Cornelie.

Few other EuroLeague teams were also in the mix for Cornelie recently.

A 2.11 m big man will be the fourth Frenchmen in Madrid.

Madrid also has Vincent Poirier, Guerschon Yabusele, and Fabien Causeur under the contract for the following season.

The 53rd pick of the 2016 NBA Draft spent the last season with the Denver Nuggets and their G League affiliate Grand Rapids Gold.

In 13 NBA appearances, Cornelie posted 1.1 points and 1.1 rebounds in 2.9 minutes per game.

He averaged 17.8 points (3FG: 36.2%), 12.7 rebounds (1st in the league), 2.9 assists, and 0.9 blocks in the G League.


Real Madrid

Position Player Status
PG Carlos Alocen Signed until 2024
PG Nigel Williams-Goss Signed until 2022 +1
PG/SG Sergio Llull (story) Signed until 2024
SG Fabien Causeur (story) Signed until 2024
SG Alberto Abalde Signed until 2025
SG/SF Rudy Fernandez (story) Signed until 2023
SF Adam Hanga Signed until 2023
SF/PF Gabriel Deck Signed until 2024
PF Anthony Randolph Signed until 2023
PF Guerschon Yabusele Signed until 2025
C Walter Tavares Signed until 2024
C Vincent Poirier Signed until 2024
Coach Chus Mateo (story)
Expired contract Pablo Laso (will not return), Thomas Heurtel (will not return), Jeffery Taylor (will not return), Trey Thompkins (will not return)
Rumored to leave Nigel Williams-Goss
Interested Petr Cornelie (story), Mario Hezonja (story), Pierria Henry, Dzanan Musa (story), Sergio Rodriguez (story)

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