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  1. When Koponen wants to move to NBA

    Nick Borges

    Petteri Koponen's contract with Russian side BC Khimki after this coming season and he's aiming to finally make a move to the NBA next summer. "I always said my dream is to play in the NBA," Koponen tells's Marc Stein. "Every summer we ta...

    Blog | September 02, 2014
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  3. Petteri Koponen eyes NBA debut in 2015

    Marc Stein

    BILBAO, Spain -- Finnish point guard Petteri Koponen hopes to be playing in the NBA by the 2015-16 season. Here at the 2014 FIBA World Cup, Koponen told he intends to make the jump to the NBA after completing the final season on his contr...

    Blog | September 01, 2014
  4. Fernandez comes with experience, little risk

    Tim MacMahon

    DALLAS - The Mavericks did not believe there was a player available with the Nos. 26 or 57 overall picks who could contribute next season. So they didn't hesitate to pull the trigger on a trade who get a guy who probably can contribute to a contender...

    Blog | June 23, 2011
  5. NBA draft 2011: Dallas Mavericks acquire Portland Trail Blazers' ...

    The Dallas Mavericks are already gearing up to defend their title, trading both their draft picks Thursday night to get Portland Trail Blazers guard Rudy Fernandez.

    Story | Conversation | June 23, 2011
  6. Petteri Koponen Signs with Virtus Bologna

    Henry Abbott

    Petteri Koponen, the 6-5 Finnish point guard who was a 2007 first-round pick of the Portland Trail Blazers, has signed a four-year deal with Virtus Bologna of Italy. His agent, Marc Cornstein, says the deal has buyouts every summer which would make i...

    Blog | August 21, 2008
  7. Friday Bullets

    Henry Abbott

    By Maurice Brooks This is almost as bad as breaking up with a girlfriend/boyfriend via e-mail.With the additions of Jerryd Bayless and Nicolas Batum and the improved play of last year's first-round pick Petteri Koponen, are the Blazers the league's ...

    Blog | July 11, 2008
  8. Too Many Players in Portland

    Henry Abbott

    By my count, the Blazers have 13 players that they are likely to keep from last year. Everyone expects them to bring over Rudy Fernandez from Spain, which would make 14. There have even been noises about Finnish point guard Petteri Koponen, drafted i...

    Blog | June 25, 2008
  9. Daily Dime 2007-08 Preview Edition: Portland Trail Blazers looks ahead at the Blazers' season, with predictions, lineups, fantasy forecast and the NBA Dish podcast.

    SpecialFeature | Conversation | October 23, 2007
  10. Report: Petteri Koponen to the Army

    Henry Abbott

    As Ball in Europe tells it, Portland's first-round pick will endure a special version of conscription, for elite athletes, that doesn't mess with their day job too much. Still, I'm sure it's no picnic. Here's a TrueHoop interview with Koponen f...

    Blog | September 30, 2007
  11. Just Pick Me Already Update

    Henry Abbott

    I just met Petteri Koponen (who is sitting immediately behind Marco Belinelli). Koponen says his last workout was the one with Zabian Dowdell and others in San Antonio. He is all dressed up, hanging out with his family (sea of blond!) and when I ask...

    Blog | June 29, 2007
  12. Cash is King: Finnish the Job

    Henry Abbott

    Wowee zowee. ESPN's Ric Bucher now reports that that Paul Allen and his Trail Blazers have used cash and a second-rounder to get a first-rounder, which is none other than the 30th pick, TrueHoop Just Pick Me Already veteran Petteri Koponen. That's pr...

    Blog | June 29, 2007
  13. Chad Ford's Mock Draft, Round 2

    Chad Ford

    As draft day arrives, Chad Ford predicts how the second round of the NBA draft will unfold.

    Story | Conversation | June 28, 2007
  14. Just Pick Me Already: Petteri Koponen

    Henry Abbott

    This is an INSANE time of year for those players hoping to be picked in the NBA draft. The logistics alone are pretty bad: most are running from city to city trying to put on the basketball show of their lives in private team workouts, while spending...

    Blog | June 25, 2007
  15. Draft Watch: International sleepers

    • Listen to Chad's podcast with agent Marc Cornstein and Petteri Koponen NEW YORK -- Agent Marc Cornstein has perfected an art that few people in his business have been able to replicate. Armed with a client list of mysterious international p...

    Blog | Conversation | May 25, 2007