#2 RICKY HICKMAN

 

The guard played for many European top teams and transferred from Emporio Armani Milan to Bamberg at the beginning of the last season. The 33-year-old signed a two-year-deal.

 

Position Guard
Birthday 01.09.1985
Height 1,89 m
Weight 88 kg
Nationality USA
On the team since 2017
Contract until 2019
Previous team EA7 Emporio Armani Milan

Basketball for me is

„My life!”

Previous teams

2012 - 2014 Maccabi Tel Aviv

2014 - 2016 Fenerbahce Istanbul

2016 - 2017 EA7 Emproio Armani Milan

 

Achievements

2014 Euroleague Champion, Israeli Champion, Israeli Cup winner, Maccabi Tel Aviv

2016 Turkish Champion, Fenerbahce Istanbul

2017 Italian Cup winner, EA7 Emporio Armani Milan

 

Under what circumstances did you start playing Basketball?

When I was growing up me and my friends didn't have a basketball goal so we played on a recycling bin and that's where the love for the game started

Your biggest personal success so far?

Winning the Euroleague title in 2014.

Do you have a life motto?

There is no I in team, but there is an I in win.

Which characteristics do you like most in a team mate?

Someone who enjoys winning and loves the game.

Three to five adjectives to describe yourself?

Focused, family man, love Jesus.

Do you have a bucket list? If yes what are the most important goals on it?

To win another Euroleague title.

Your favorite place for vacation and why?

Aruba because the beaches and everything is unbelievable.

Which event in history would you have liked to take part in?

I would have loved to be at the Martin Luther King jr speech. I think it would be amazing to be at.

Which compliment do you like to hear best?

"I like that outfit or those shoes"

What do you like to do to relax?

Watch a movie or TV show.

If you had to go to a lonely island for some weeks with only one suitcase, which things would you pack ?

iPad, books, phone, bug spray, computer, tools.

Are you a fan of something?

Carolina Panthers (NFL).

Favorite food?

Pizza.

Which famous / important person would you like to meet?

Jay-Z.

Family status?

Married, three year old son.

Ricky's Stats

PTS 9.36
REB 1.86
ASS 2.68
STL 0,30
EFF 10,70
PTS 11.7
REB 2.29
ASS 2.29
STL 0,30