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The Milwaukee Bucks have traded center Roy Hibbert to the Denver Nuggets in exchange for a 2019 second round NBA Draft pick.
Hibbert, 30, has been in the NBA for 9 seasons and has played for 3 different teams. He is coming off of a season in which he played in 81 games and averaged 23.2 minutes per game, 5.9 points per game, 4.9 rebounds per game, 1.2 assists per game, 1.4 blocks per game, and 0.4 steals per game. He shot 44.3% from the field, 0.0% from 3-point range, and 80.7% from the free throw line.
This season, Hibbert has played in 42 games and averaged 16.0 minutes per game, 5.2 points per game, 3.6 rebounds per game, 0.5 assists per game, 1.0 block per game, and 0.2 steals per game. He is shooting 54.2% from the field, 0.0% from 3-point range, and 81.3% from the free throw line.
Over his 9-year NBA career, Hibbert has played in 656 games and averaged 25.0 minutes per game, 10.1 points per game, 6.4 rebounds per game, 1.3 assists per game, 1.7 blocks per game, and 0.4 steals per game. His career shooting percentages are 46.5% from the field, 25.0% from 3-point range, and 75.5% from the free throw line.