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7 JJ Hickson PF
Height/Weight: 6-9/242 | Birthdate: 9/4/1988 | Birthplace: Atlanta, GA | Team: Denver Nuggets | College: North Carolina State | NBA Experience: 6 | Owned/Started%: 65/31 | Average Draft Position: 103.98
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JJ Hickson targeting January return from ACL surgery


by Igor Mello | CBSSports.com
(5/19/2014) As expected, Nuggets center JJ Hickson will not be ready for the start of the 2014-15 season and is anticipating a January return, according to Comcast SportsNet Northwest.

Hickson suffered a torn right ACL in March against Dallas. He appeared in each of the Denver's first 69 games in 2013-14, starting 52. He averaged 11.8 points, 9.2 rebounds and 1.4 assists per game over that span.

Hickson's season ends with torn ACL


by Chris Towers | CBSSports.com
(3/22/2014) Nuggets center JJ Hickson had an MRI taken Saturday which revealed a torn ACL in his right knee, bringing his season to an end.

Hickson suffered the injury Friday, and will likely undergo surgery in the next few weeks to repair the injury. Typical recovery time for this injury is nine to 12 months, though fellow Nuggets forward Danilo Gallinari has yet to play since tearing his ACL last April.

Hickson appeared in each of the Nuggets' first 69 games this season, starting 52. He averaged 11.8 points, 9.2 rebounds and 1.4 assists per game prior to the injury. He is under contract for two more years, but is likely to be sidelined for much of the 2014-15 season as well while recovering. 


JJ Hickson suffers knee sprain in loss to Dallas


by Igor Mello | CBSSports.com
(3/22/2014) Nuggets center JJ Hickson suffered a right knee sprain during Friday's loss to Dallas, the team announced.

Hickson scored 18 points and grabbed eight boards before leaving the game with 8:10 remaining in the fourth quarter. He is expected to undergo an MRI on his knee Saturday to determine the severity of the injury.

The Nuggets will host the Wizards on Sunday.

JJ Hickson posts 25th double-double


by Igor Mello | CBSSports.com
(3/18/2014) Nuggets center JJ Hickson was all over the glass on Monday, securing his 25th double-double of the season in a 110-100 home victory over the Clippers.

Hickson scored 21 points on 9 of 14 from the floor, and 3 of 7 from the free throw line. He completed the double-double with 11 rebounds, six of which came from the offensive end of the glass while logging 29 minutes of game action. He's averaging 14.8 points and 8.4 rebounds over his last five games.


JJ Hickson producing in smaller role


by Chris Towers | CBSSports.com
(3/12/2014) Nuggets center JJ Hickson put together a strong performance Wednesday against the Magic, though he fell just short of a double-double int he 120-112 win.

Hickson played just 24 minutes off the bench, his usual role based on recent games. He still managed to score 20 points on 8 of 14 shooting, while adding nine rebounds and two assists in the win.

Hickson has remained productive recently, but his role has shrunk. In seven games in the month of March, he is averaging 11.9 points and 6.1 rebounds in just 23.0 minutes per game in seven March games. 


J.J. Hickson grabs career-high 25 rebounds in double-double


by R.J. White | CBSSports.com
(2/25/2014) Nuggets center JJ Hickson scored 16 points on 6 of 16 shooting while exploding for a career-high 25 rebounds in his team's 100-95 loss to the Trail Blazers Tuesday.

Fifteen of Hickson's 25 rebounds were on the offensive glass, making him just the second person since 1997 to record at least 15 offensive rebounds in a game (Andray Blatche, 2011). Hickson's double-double was his sixth of the month, and he also chipped in one assist, one steal and one block in 30 minutes of action. He has averaged 11.5 points and 9.5 rebounds over 56 games played.


JJ Hickson doubles up in win over Bucks


by Igor Mello | CBSSports.com
(2/20/2014) Nuggets small forward JJ Hickson enjoyed another solid performance, posting a double-double in his team's 101-90 victory over the Bucks in Milwaukee on Thursday.

Hickson scored 14 points on 6 of 9 shooting from the floor, and 2 of 7 from the free throw line. He grabbed 10 boards, with three of them coming from the offensive end of the glass. He also chipped in with one assist and two steals while logging 29 minutes of game action. 


JJ Hickson posts 19th double-double


by Igor Mello | CBSSports.com
(2/8/2014) Nuggets forward JJ Hickson was all over the glass on Saturday, as he snagged a team-high 16 rebounds and completed a double-double with 15 points in his team's 126-109 defeat to the Pistons in Detroit.

Seven of Hickson's 16 rebounds came from the offensive side of the glass. He went 7 of 14 from the floor, and 1 of 6 from the free throw line. He also chipped in with two assists and one block while logging 34 minutes of game action.

Hickson has doubled up 19 times this season, and in four of his last five games. He is averaging 14.4 points, 11.4 rebounds and 2.4 assists over that span.

JJ Hickson picks up double-double vs. Raptors


by R.J. White | CBSSports.com
(1/31/2014) Nuggets forward JJ Hickson matched a team-high with 18 points on 7 of 10 shooting and grabbed 13 rebounds in his team's 100-90 loss to the Raptors Friday.

It was the seventh double-double of January for Hickson, who also had four assists and one steal in 30 minutes Friday. He has averaged 11.5 points and 9.2 rebounds over 45 games played.


JJ Hickson all over the glass again in win over Pacers


by Igor Mello | CBSSports.com
(1/26/2014) Nuggets forward JJ Hickson was all over the glass again on Saturday, as he notched his 15th double-double of the season in an impressive 109-96 victory over the Pacers.

Hickson went 5 of 10 shooting from the field, and 4 of 11 from the charity stripe. He recorded a double-double that included 14 points and 13 rebounds, with four of them coming from the offensive side of the glass. He also chipped in with one assist and two steals while logging 34 minutes of game action.

Hickson has doubled up in three of his last five games played. He has averaged 12.2 points, 13.4 rebounds and 1.8 assists over that span.

JJ Hickson comes up with huge glass game


by Chris Towers | CBSSports.com
(1/16/2014) Nuggets forward JJ Hickson put up one of his best performances of the season Wednesday, as he snagged a career-high in rebounds in a 123-116 win over the Warriors.

Hickson came on strong late offensively to finish with 13 points on 6 of 12 shooting, making, his final three attempts. He was a monster on the glass, however, snaring 24 rebounds, 20 of which came on the defensive side of the floor. He added a pair of assists and as many turnovers in 40 minutes of action.

Hickson's production has come and gone this season, but he is now averaging 12.5 points and 10.5 rebounds per game in eight January games. 


JJ Hickson posts 13th double-double vs. Utah


by Igor Mello | CBSSports.com
(1/13/2014) Nuggets forward JJ Hickson grabbed a defensive rebound with 21 seconds remaining, securing his 13th double-double of the season Monday night against the Jazz in Utah.

Hickson went 8 of 9 shooting from the field, and 5 of 6 from the free throw line. He doubled up with 21 points and 10 boards, with three of them coming from the offensive side of the glass. He also added two blocks and one assist while logging 31 minutes of game action.

Hickson has grabbed 10-plus rebounds in three consecutive games. He has averaged 12.2 points and 9.0 rebounds over his last five games played.

JJ Hickson snatches 12 boards in win over Thunder


by Igor Mello | CBSSports.com
(1/10/2014) Nuggets forward JJ Hickson made his presence felt in the paint as he grabbed double-digit rebounds for the 12th time this season in his team's 101-88 victory at home over the Thunder on Thursday.

Hickson had a terrible shooting night, making only one of his nine shots. His only field goal made came in the opening quarter. He added two free throws in the second quarter and was held scoreless for the final two quarters of the game. He finished the game with four points and 12 rebounds, with four of them coming from the offensive side of the glass. He also chipped in with three assists, one block and one steal while logging 25 minutes of game action.

Hickson has grabbed at least 11 boards in two of his last five games. He has averaged 10.6 points and 8.0 rebounds over that span.

JJ Hickson scores team-high 19 points in double-double


by R.J. White | CBSSports.com
(1/1/2014) Nuggets forward JJ Hickson scored a team-high 19 points on 7 of 13 shooting and grabbed 11 rebounds to post his second straight double-double in his team's 114-102 loss to the 76ers Wednesday.

Hickson, who has 11 double-doubles on the year, added two blocks and one steal in 36 minutes of action Wednesday. The loss was the eighth straight for the Nuggets, who had all five starters score in double digits. Hickson has averaged 11.5 points and 8.8 rebounds over 31 games played.


JJ Hickson gets back on track with double-double


by Igor Mello | CBSSports.com
(12/28/2013) Nuggets forward JJ Hickson snapped out of his recent funk as he notched his ninth double-double of the season during Friday's loss to the Pelicans in New Orleans.

Hickson went 7 of 9 shooting from the field but showed some struggles from the charity stripe, as he went 2 of 6 from free throw range. He finished the game with 16 points and 10 rebounds, with only three of them coming from the offensive end. He also chipped in with one assist and one steal while logging 36 minutes of game action.

Hickson has posted a double-double in four of his last seven games. He is averaging 12.4 points and 11.0 rebounds over his last five games played.

JJ Hickson records third straight double-double Friday


by R.J. White | CBSSports.com
(12/20/2013) Nuggets forward JJ Hickson recorded his third straight double-double Friday, scoring 13 points on 6 of 10 shooting and hauling in 14 rebounds in his team's 103-99 loss to the Suns.

Hickson has 52 points and 39 rebounds during his hot three-game stretch while shooting an even 60 percent from the field. He has averaged 11.4 points and 8.6 rebounds in 25 games played.


JJ Hickson stays dominant in the paint


by Igor Mello | CBSSports.com
(12/18/2013) Nuggets forward JJ Hickson made his presence felt in the paint as he put up a double-double with 20 points and 14 rebounds, with five of them coming from the offensive end in a 105-93 defeat to the Thunder Tuesday night.

Hickson went 7 of 13 shooting from the field and 6 of 9 from the free throw line. He also chipped in with one assist and one block while logging 29 minutes of game action. He has doubled up seven times this season, including three over his last five games played. He is averaging 14.4 points and 9.4 rebounds over that span.


JJ Hickson doubles up vs. Pelicans


by R.J. White | CBSSports.com
(12/15/2013) Nuggets forward JJ Hickson tied for the team lead Sunday with 19 points on 8 of 12 shooting and added 11 rebounds to post his sixth double-double of the season in his team's 102-93 win over the Pelicans.

Hickson's 19 points were his second-highest point total of the season, and he also added two assists, two steals and one block in 29 minutes of action. He has averaged 11.0 points and 8.2 rebounds over 23 games played.


JJ Hickson notches fifth double-double


by Igor Mello | CBSSports.com
(12/7/2013) For the second time over his last three games, Nuggets center JJ Hickson posted a double-double. He put up 12 points and 10 rebounds, with seven of them coming from the offensive end during Saturday's 103-92 win over the 76ers in Philadelphia.

Hickson also chipped in with four assists, one block and one steal while logging 26 minutes of game action in the win. He has five double-doubles on the year. He is averaging 11.0 points and 7.4 rebounds over his last five games.

JJ Hickson posts big double-double in loss


by Chris Towers | CBSSports.com
(11/19/2013) Nuggets center JJ Hickson continued to find his footing Monday, as he nearly matched a career high in rebounds in a 115-113 loss to the Thunder.

Hickson was all over the place in the game, scoring 18 points on 7 of 14 shooting. He added 19 rebounds -- six offensive -- just two short of his career high.  He also filled up the box score nicely, with two assists, one steal and two blocks.

Hickson got off to a slow start, but is averaging 12.8 points and 11.0 rebounds per game over the last five games, despite playing just 27.2 minutes on average. 


JJ Hickson set to slip into Nuggets lineup


by Chris Towers | CBSSports.com
(11/11/2013) Nuggets center JJ Hickson will get the start at center over Timofey Mozgov Monday against the Jazz, according to the team's play-by-play broadcaster. The Nuggets lost starter JaVale McGee to a stress fracture in his leg Sunday.

Hickson has more experience as a starter in the recent past, having started 80 games a year ago with the Trail Blazers. He also started the first two games this season, and is averaging 5.6 points and 7.4 rebounds in five games.

Mozgov has started just 50 of the 135 games he has appeared in during parts of four seasons, and only started once last season. He is averaging 7.8 points and 3.6 rebounds per game in 17.0 minutes per game. 


Nuggets reveal starting lineup changes


by Chris Towers | CBSSports.com
(11/4/2013) The Nuggets announced two changes to the starting lineup Monday, ahead of Tuesday's game against the Spurs. Kenneth Faried and Jordan Hamilton will enter the starting lineup, replacing Anthony Randolph and JJ Hickson at small forward and power forward, respectively. 

Nuggets add Hickson to frontcourt


by Chris Towers | CBSSports.com
(7/18/2013) The Nuggets opted to bolster their frontcourt in free agency, agreeing to a three-year contract with center J.J. Hickson. Hickson, who spent last season with the Trail Blazers, will likely earn around $15 million over the course of the season. Hickson is joining the Nuggets with the hope he can add toughness to a frontcourt that struggles at times. Hickson averaged 12.7 points and 10.4 rebounds per game last season.

Hickson ready to roll


by Adam Moore | CBSSports.com
(4/12/2013) Trail Blazers center J.J. Hickson was able to get back on the court for Friday's contest against the Thunder. Hickson, who was forced to miss Portland's loss to the Lakers on Wednesday due to a sore lower back, finished with seven points and seven rebounds in the 106-90 defeat. He went 3 of 5 from the field and also added one steal to his stat line.

Hickson backs out of lineup


by Chris Towers | CBSSports.com
(4/10/2013) Trail Blazers center JJ Hickson was forced to sit out Wednesday's game against the Lakers, due to a sore lower back. It is not clear when Hickson suffered the injury, or how long he is expected to sit out. Meyers Leonard received the start in Hickson's place.