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Signed with New York as a free agent (7/13/10) . . . Traded from New York to Denver along with Wilson Chandler, Raymond Felton, Danilo Gallinari, a 2012 second-round draft pick, a 2013 second-round draft pick, a 2014 first-round draft pick and cash considerations in exchange for Carmelo Anthony, Chauncey Billups, Anthony Carter, Renaldo Balkman and Shelden Williams; the Nuggets also received Kosta Koufos from Minnesota in exchange for a 2015 second-round draft pick (2/22/11) .... Re-signed with Denver as a free agent on 7/27/13 .... Signed with the Lakers as a free agent on 7/8/16.
2015-16: (Cleveland Cavaliers): Member of the 2016 NBA Champion Cleveland Cavaliers ... Played in 76 games (48 starts) and averaged 6.3 points on a career-best .565 from the field, while grabbing 4.4 rebounds in 17.4 minutes ... Reached double-figures 18 times and grabbed at least seven rebounds in 14 games, reaching the 10-rebound mark three times ... Scored 10+ points and grabbed 5+ rebounds in 13 games ... Scored a season-high 17 points (8-9 FG) in 20 minutes at Orlando on 12/11 ... Blocked a season-high four shots, to go with 11 points in 25 minutes at Chicago on 2/18 ... Tallied two double-doubles ... Played in 13 playoff games, en route to an NBA Championship ... Averaged 4.0 points and 3.3 rebounds in 14.1 minutes during the playoffs ... Missed three games with a right shoulder strain, and one game due to illness on 3/9 ... DNP-CD twice, DND three times and NWT once.
Appeared in all 82 games (30 starts) for the Denver Nuggets in his fourth NBA season, averaged career-highs of 9.4 points, 6.4 rebounds, 0.8 assists and 1.2 blocks in 21.6 minutes... Posted a career-high and NBA season-high 29 rebounds (20 defensive) to go along with 23 points at GSW on 4/10 … Recorded 22 points on 9-13 shooting and also had six rebounds vs. HOU on 4/9 … Tied his season-high with 23 points and grabbed 10 boards vs. MEM on 3/31 … Tallied 14 points and grabbed 11 rebounds at SAS on 3/26 … Registered 15 points and grabbed nine rebounds vs. LAC on 3/17 … Recorded 15 points and grabbed 14 rebounds vs. CHA on 1/29 … Posted 14 points on a perfect 5/5 FG’s and 4/4 FT’s at SAC on 1/26 … Tallied 15 points and seven rebounds off the bench in 24 minutes vs. IND on 1/25 … Recorded 10 points, 11 rebounds and five blocks vs. CLE on 1/17 … Posted 20 points (8-10 FG’s) and seven rebounds at LAL on 1/5 … Recorded 16 points (7-9 FG’s) and seven rebounds vs. MEM on 1/3 … Totaled 14 points, 11 rebounds and two blocks in his first start of the year vs. GSW on 12/23 … Recorded 15 points and nine rebounds off the bench at LAC on 12/21 … Posted 17 points to go along with a career-high 20 rebounds at BKN on 12/3 … Recorded 16 points and 15 rebounds at TOR on 12/1 … Grabbed eight boards and blocked two shots at MIN on 11/27 … Tallied nine points and a season-high 10 rebounds at HOU on 11/16 … Had a career-high 23 points and also grabbed nine rebounds vs. LAL on 11/13 … Posted 10 points and five rebounds at UTA on 11/11 … Recorded 10 points and six boards vs. ATL on 11/7.
2012-13: Appeared in 41 games (one start), 2.6 points and 2.6 rebounds in 8.9 minutes . . . Matched his season-high with 10 points to go with 10 rebounds in 20 minutes vs. PHX on 4/17 . . . Scored 10 points in 25 minutes vs. IND on 1/28 . . . Blocked season-high three shots in eight minutes vs. CLE on 1/11 . . . Registered six points and season-high 13 rebounds (seven offensive) in 28 minutes at ATL on 12/5 . . . Posted eight points and seven boards in 21 minutes at LAL on 11/30 . . . Had four points, seven rebounds and two blocks in 16 minutes vs. NOH on 11/25 . . . Made first appearance of season and had four points, four rebounds and two blocks in 20 minutes vs. UTA on 11/9 . . . Missed first five games of the season due to left knee strain . . . Registered 36 DNP-CDs.
2011-12: Played in 44 games (35 starts) averaging career highs of 5.4 points, 4.1 rebounds and 1.0 block, in 15.6 minutes . . . Posted eight points and four boards in 19 minutes vs. BOS on 3/17 . . . Registered 14 points and nine rebounds in 23 minutes vs. POR on 2/29 . . . Posted 11 points, seven rebounds and two blocks in 22 minutes at LAC on 2/2 . . . Totaled 16 points, seven rebounds and three assists in 30 minutes at NYK on 1/21 . . . Registered 11 points, three boards and three assists vs. SAC on 1/4 . . . Totaled eight points, 10 rebounds and a career-high four blocks in 26 minutes at LAL on 12/31 . . . Missed 10 games due to left ankle sprain.
2010-11 (New York-Denver): Appeared in 45 games (14 starts), averaging 3.6 ppg and 2.7 rpg in 11.6 minutes during his rookie season . . . In 11 games with the Nuggets, averaged 2.5 points and 1.5 rebounds in 6.0 minutes . . . Appeared in 34 games (14 starts) with the Knicks this season, averaging 4.0 ppg, 3.1 rpg and 0.68 bpg in 13.5 mpg . . . While with the Knicks, he scored 10+ points twice, grabbed 10+ rebounds twice and notched one double-double . . . Tallied a career-high-tying three blocks (3rd time) vs. Philadelphia on 2/6 . . . Recorded his first career double-double with a career-high 23 points and a career-high 14 rebounds vs. Detroit on 1/30. Inactive 4/6-4/13 due to sprained left knee and ankle.
PLAYOFFS: Has appeared in seven games (all with Denver), averaging 4.0 points and 3.3 rebounds in 14.1 minutes per game. 2013 (Denver): Active but DNP-CD in all six games of Denver's first-round series against Golden State. 2012 (Denver): Started five of seven games against the Lakers . . . Recorded eight points, four rebounds, two assists, and one block in GM 6 vs. LAL on 5/10/12 . . . Shot 12-of-25 from the field in the series.
2012 (London Olympics): Appeared in eight games for the Bronze Medal winning Russian National Team, averaging 10.0 points and 3.5 rebounds in 18.6 minutes . . . Shot .623 (33-53 FG) from the field . . . Scored a high of 18 points to go with seven rebounds in 23 minutes vs. Brazil . . . Registered 12 points, nine rebounds and two blocks in 27 minutes vs. Spain . . . Scored 10+ points in five games. 2011: Participated in 2011 EuroBasket Championships for Russia, averaged 9.5 points and 3.9 rebounds in 10 games. 2010: Played in 2010 FIBA World Championship for Russia, averaged 13.0 points and 4.4 rebounds. 2009: Participated in 2009 EuroBasket Championships for Russia, averaged 11.0 points and 4.6 rebounds in nine games . . . Played professionally for six years in his native Russia . . . Averaged 7.5 points and 4.8 rebounds over 18.9 minutes in 32 games with BC Khimki in 2009-10 . . . Had 16 double-figure scoring games and two double-figure rebounding games . . . Averaged 6.0 points and 4.1 rebounds over 13.1 minutes in 16 Euroleague games . . . Signed with BC Khimki as a 20 year-old prior to 2006-07 season . . . Averaged 1.3 points in 13 games in 2006-07 and 7.7 points and 4.1 rebounds in 2008-09 . . . Began pro career with LenVo St. Petersburg in 2004-05 . . . Joined CSK VVS-2 Samara in 2005-06 . . . Recorded 11.0 points, 4.6 rebounds and 1.3 blocks over 23.0 minutes for Russian National Team in 2009 European Championships.
High School History
Name is pronounced TEAM-oh-fay MOZ-gov . . . Full name is Timofey Pavlovich Mozgov . . . Born in St. Petersburg, Russia and is a member of the Russian national team . . . He is the eighth Russian-born player in NBA history, while he becomes the first ever to appear on a Nuggets roster.