Denver Nuggets center J.J. Hickson will be suspended 5 games due to violation of the NBA’s drug policy. Hickson averaged 11.8 points per game last season and 9.2 rebounds with 1.4 assists per game. Hickson’s suspension will begin on the first regular-season game and last through November 7. Hickson will be ready for training camp for the Nuggets which begins September 30th. More on Hickson’s suspension below:
— NBA on ESPN (@ESPNNBA) September 17, 2014
J.J. Hickson receives five-game suspension for violating NBA drug policy http://t.co/608sSScYur
— Sporting News NBA (@sn_nba) September 17, 2014
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