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J.J. Hickson could be on the move, if the Portland Trail Blazers find the right deal.
Yahoo Sports' Adrian Wojnarowski reports that Portland is open to moving Hickson "but hasn't found an appealing offer yet." Brooklyn is reportedly interested, but it's not clear if the Nets have the assets to get him.
Hickson is in the midst of a career season. In 52 games, he's
averaging 12.7 points, 10.3 rebounds, an assist, .5 steals and .8
Portland still willing to move J.J. Hickson, but hasn't found an appealing offer yet, sources tell Y!
— Adrian Wojnarowski (@WojYahooNBA) February 19, 2013
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