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2017-18 SEASON: Appeared in 31 games (13 starts) with Brooklyn, averaging 4.2 ppg. and 3.2 rpg. in 11.6 minpg. while shooting .559 (52-93) from the floor…As a starter, averaged 5.2 ppg. and 4.6 rpg. in 15.7 minpg….Led (or tied) the team in rebounding twice…Scored in double figures once - a season-high 11 points on Nov. 7 @ Denver…Pulled down a season-high 11 rebounds on Oct. 29 vs. Denver…Had 51 DNP-CDs.
PROFESSIONAL CAREER: Appeared in 454 career NBA regular season games (273 starts) with New York, Denver, Cleveland, the L.A. Lakers and Brooklyn, averaging 6.8 ppg. and 4.9 rpg. in 18.0 minpg….Shot .535 (1,230-2,301) from the floor during his career…Also played in 40 career playoff outings (25 starts), averaging 6.4 ppg., 4.8 rpg. and 1.13 blkpg. in 17.6 minpg….Won an NBA World Championship with Cleveland in 2015-16…
2016-17: Played in 54 games (52 starts) with the L.A. Lakers, averaging 7.4 ppg. and 4.9 rpg. in 20.4 minpg., while shooting .515 (169-328) from the floor…Scored in double figures 17 times…Pulled down 10+ rebounds twice…Tallied a career-high four steals on Nov. 20 vs. Chicago…
2015-16: Appeared in 76 games (48 starts) with Cleveland, averaging 6.3 ppg. and 4.4 rpg. in 17.4 minpg., while shooting a career-high .565 (203-359) from floor…Scored in double figures 18 times…Pulled down 10+ rebounds three times…Tallied two double-doubles…Missed three games due to a right shoulder strain and one game due to illness…DNP-CD twice, DND three times and NWT once…Also played in 13 playoff outings, averaging 1.2 ppg. and 1.6 rpg. in 5.8 minpg….Member of the 2015-16 NBA World Championship team…
2014-15: Played in a combined 81 games (80 starts) with both Denver and Cleveland, averaging a career-high 9.7 ppg., a career-high 7.3 rpg. and 1.20 blkpg. in 25.3 minpg., while shooting .555 (314-566) from the floor…Ranked fourth in the NBA in field goal percentage…Scored in double figures 45 times…Pulled down 10+ rebounds 22 times…Recorded 18 double-doubles…Played and started in 35 games with Denver, averaging 8.5 ppg., 7.8 rpg. and 1.17 blkpg. in 25.6 minpg. with the Nuggets…Traded to Cleveland on Jan. 7…Played in 46 outings (45 starts) with the Cavaliers, averaging 10.6 ppg., 6.9 rpg. and 1.22 blkpg. in 25.0 minpg….Recorded a career-high-tying five blocked shots on Feb. 2 vs. Philadelphia…Appeared and started in 20 playoff games, averaging 10.6 ppg., 7.3 rpg. and 1.80 blkpg. in 26.5 minpg., helping Cleveland reach the NBA Finals…
2013-14: Appeared in all 82 games (30 starts) with Denver, averaging 9.4 ppg., 6.4 rpg. and a career-high 1.22 blkpg. in 21.6 minpg., while shooting .523 (285-545) from the floor…Scored a career-high-tying 23 points and pulled down a career-high 29 rebounds on Apr. 10 @ Golden State…The 29 rebounds was an NBA season-high and a Nuggets franchise record…Also scored a career-high-tying 23 points on Mar. 31 vs. Memphis…
2012-13: Played in 41 games (one start) with Denver, averaging 2.6 ppg. and 2.6 rpg. in 8.9 minpg., while shooting .506 (44-87) from the floor…Missed the first five games of the season due to a strained left knee...Had 36 DNP-CDs…
2011-12: Appeared in 44 games (35 starts) with Denver, averaging 5.4 ppg. and 4.1 rpg. in 15.6 minpg., while shooting .526 (100-190) from the floor…Missed 10 games due to a sprained left ankle…Also played in seven playoff outings (five starts), averaging 4.0 ppg. and 3.3 rpg. in 14.1 minpg….
2010-11: Played in a combined 45 games with both New York and Denver during his rookie campaign, averaging 3.6 ppg. and 2.7 rpg. in 11.6 minpg….In 34 games (14 starts) with the Knicks, averaged 4.0 ppg. and 3.1 rpg. in 13.5 minpg….Traded to Denver on Feb. 22…In 11 outings with the Nuggets, averaged 2.5 ppg. and 1.5 rpg. in 6.0 minpg….Scored in double figures twice and had 10+ rebounds twice…Recorded his first career double-double with 23 points and 14 rebounds on Jan. 30 vs. Detroit.
CAREER TRANSACTIONS: Was not drafted by an NBA franchise…Signed as a free agent by New York (Jul. 13, 2010)…Traded by New York to Denver as part of a three-team trade, also involving Minnesota (Feb. 22, 2011)…Re-signed as a free agent by Denver (Jul. 27, 2013)…Traded by Denver along with a 2015 second round draft pick to Cleveland in exchange for a 2016 first round draft pick and a future first round draft pick (Jan. 7, 2015)…Signed as a free agent by the L.A. Lakers (Jul. 8, 2016)…Traded by the L.A. Lakers along with D’Angelo Russell to Brooklyn in exchange for Brook Lopez and a 2017 first round draft pick (Jun. 22, 2017)…Traded by Brooklyn along with the draft rights to Hamidou Diallo, a 2021 second round draft pick and cash considerations to Charlotte in exchange for Dwight Howard (Jul. 6, 2018)…Traded by Charlotte to Orlando as part of a three-team trade; Chicago traded Jerian Grant to Orlando; Orlando traded Bismack Biyombo and two future second round draft picks to Charlotte; Charlotte traded Julyan Stone to Chicago (Jul. 8, 2018).
INTERNATIONAL CAREER: Played six seasons (2004-10) in the Russian Superleague, averaging 5.7 ppg. and 3.9 rpg. while shooting .501 (204-407) from the floor in a combined 133 games with LenVo, Samara and Khimki…Began playing professionally at the age of 18.
Full name is Timofey Pavlovich Mozgov…Name pronounced TEAM-oh-fay MOZ-gov…Born in St. Petersburg, Russia…Became the eighth Russian-born player in NBA history…A member of the Russian National Team…Helped Russia capture the bronze medal at the 2012 Olympic Games…He and his wife, Alla, have one son, Aleksey.