JJ Hickson Suspended 5 Games for Violating NBA Drug Policy

by September 17, 2014

The NBA announced Wednesday that Denver Nuggets big man JJ Hickson will sit out the first five games of the season – Hickson violated the L’s anti-drug policy.

Here’s the press release:

The NBA announced today that J.J. Hickson of the Denver Nuggets has been suspended without pay for five games for violating the terms of the NBA/NBPA Anti-Drug Program. Hickson’s suspension will begin with the first game of the 2014-15 NBA regular season.