Nuggets’ Hamilton suspended for punch

Updated: December 18, 2013

New York, NY ( – Denver Nuggets forward Jordan Hamilton was
suspended one game by the NBA for punching Oklahoma City’s Steven Adams in the
shoulder, the league announced Wednesday.

The incident occurred during the fourth quarter of the Thunder’s 105-93 win in
Denver on Tuesday. Hamilton was given a Flagrant Foul 2 and an automatic
ejection for his actions.

Hamilton will sit out Denver’s game at Phoenix scheduled for Friday.