Nuggets' J.J. Hickson undergoes knee surgery

The Denver Nuggets lost to the Oklahoma City Thunder on Monday by the score of 117-96.  The loss dropped the Nuggets to 32-39 on the season, fourth in the Northwest Division.  The Nuggets were without center J.J. Hickson, who hurt his ACL in Friday's game against the Mavericks  The Nuggets had already lost Danilo Gallinari, JaVale McGee and Nate Robinson with season ending...
Via NBA Injury News
21 days ago  |  Discuss

Nuggets’ J.J. Hickson out for the season with ACL tear in right knee

The Nuggets announced Saturday that forward J.J. Hickson will undergo season-ending surgery to repair a torn ACL in his right knee. The injury occurred during Denver’s 122-106 road loss to Dallas on Friday. With a little more than eight minutes remaining in the fourth quarter and Dallas leading 97-88, Hickson fell to the court as he tried to plant on the right block. Replays showed...
Via Pro Sports Daily
24 days ago  |  Discuss

JJ Hickson out for season after tearing ACL

Photo Credit: JJ-Hickson/Facebook In the fourth quarter against the Dallas Mavericks, Nuggets’ forward/center J.J. Hickson had landed awkwardly while catching a pass on the low block. Hickson immediately felt pain on his right knee after he collided and was fouled by Vince Carter. After the play, there was no other option, but to head into the locker room. A day after the injury...
Via Blog Surface
25 days ago  |  Discuss

Nuggets’ J.J. Hickson Out For Rest Of Season With Torn ACL

The Nuggets announced Saturday that forward J.J. Hickson will miss the remainder of the season after tearing his ACL during Friday’s loss to the Mavericks. Denver Nuggets forward J.J. Hickson has been diagnosed with a torn right anterior cruciate ligament, General Manager/Executive Vice President of Basketball Operations Tim Connelly announced today. Hickson suffered the injury...
Via Beyond The Buzzer
25 days ago  |  Discuss

Nuggets J.J. Hickson Out For Season With Torn ACL

J.J. Hickson, the Denver Nuggets leading rebounder, will miss the remainder of this season with a torn ACL suffered Friday night against the Mavs. An MRI today revealed an right knee ACL tear for #Nuggets F J.J. Hickson. The team's leading rebounder will miss the rest of the season. — Chris Dempsey (@dempseypost) March 22, 2014 Hickson is the Nuggets’ leading rebounder at...
Via Thacover2
25 days ago  |  Discuss

JJ Hickson on the block? Blazers willing to move center for right offer

J.J. Hickson could be on the move, if the Portland Trail Blazers find the right deal. Yahoo Sports' Adrian Wojnarowski reports that Portland is open to moving Hickson "but hasn't found an appealing offer yet." Brooklyn is reportedly interested, but it's not clear if the Nets have the assets to get him. Hickson is in the midst of a career season. In 52...
Via Hoop Fantasies Fantasy Basketball Blog
February 18, 2013  |  Discuss

J.J. Hickson Takes Out Female Spectator

During the third quarter of Wednesday night’s match-up between the Portland Trailblazers and New Orleans Hornets there was a little bot of a collision, which happened off the court. Check out the below video of the Blazers’ J.J. Hickson went after a loose ball out of bounds and his momentum was not about to be stopped, even by an unsuspecting female fan. The two collided and...
Via Next Impulse Sports
February 13, 2013  |  Discuss

Source: J.J. Hickson Receiving Interest From A Handful Of Teams

Portland Trail Blazers 6-9 power forward/center JJ Hickson has been receiving exploratory interest from a handful of teams looking to potentially swap for his services before the Feb. 21 trade deadline, a source close to the situation told CSNNW.com. However, these teams have not made contact with Trail Blazers General Manager Neil Olshey, just yet. The inquiring phone calls are...
Via Beyond The Buzzer
January 17, 2013  |  Discuss

Trail Blazers must make J.J. Hickson sixth man moving forward

For the sake of the bench J.J. Hickson has been outstanding as the starting center for the Portland Trail Blazers this season. He is averaging 10.8 points, 11.3 rebounds and has exceeded the expectations of those who thought his 6’9” frame would be a hindrance when it came to his success on the low block. So why exactly would the team move him aside for rookie center Meyers Leonard...
Via NorthWest Sports Beat
November 06, 2012  |  Discuss

Celtics interested in Kings forward?

The Celtics may be looking to add some front court depth after losing Chris Wilcox for the season. They are talking to Sacramento.

Via Celtics Life
March 15, 2012  |  Discuss

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