Sunday evening: Denver Nuggets guard Julius Hodge’s condition has been upgraded to good. Hodge has been released from the hospital and is expected to make a full recovery.
STATEMENT FROM JULIUS HODGE: “I want to thank everyone for their prayers and support during this time. The Nuggets have the best fans in the world and they have truly shown me some love. I have also really appreciated the heartfelt support from my family, teammates and the Denver Nuggets organization. I want to say a special thank you to the Good Samaritan who showed the true character of Colorado people. I would love the opportunity to meet with her and express my gratitude personally. I’m feeling good, keeping my spirits up and looking forward to wearing a Nuggets uniform again.”