Antti Nikkilä

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Antti Nikkilä
No. 8 – Tampereen Pyrintö
Position Center
League Korisliiga
Personal information
Born (1978-08-25) August 25, 1978 (age 38)
Tampere, Finland
Nationality Finnish
Listed height 6 ft 11 in (2.11 m)
Listed weight 264 lb (120 kg)
Career information
College Valparaiso (1999–2003)
NBA draft 2003 / Undrafted
Playing career 1997–present
Career history
1997–1999 Tampereen Pyrintö
2003–2004 Aris Thessaloniki
2004–2005 Ionikos N.F.
2005 BCM Gravelines
2005–2006 Pepsi Caserta
2006–2007 ČEZ Nymburk
2007–2008 Dinamo Sassari
2008–2009 Tampereen Pyrintö
2009–2010 Girona
2010 Mitteldeutscher
2010–present Tampereen Pyrintö

Antti Nikkilä (born August 25, 1978) is a Finnish basketball player. He stands 2.10 m (6' 11") tall and weighs 122 kg (270 lb). He played college basketball at Valparaiso University (Valparaiso, Indiana, U.S.) from 1999–2003, and in the season 2006-2007 played for ČEZ Basketball Nymburk in the Czech basketball league. In June 2007 he was signed by Dinamo Banco di Sardegna Sassari (Italian Legadue basketball league). He also played for ARIS BC

Awards[edit]

  • Rookie of the Year for Pyrbasket, 1997/1998 season[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Eurobasket database". Archived from the original on March 9, 2006. Retrieved 2006-06-12. 

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