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Blazers, Hickson agree to 1-year deal

PORTLAND, Ore. -- The Portland Trail Blazers and free agent J.J. Hickson have agreed to a one-year deal to bring the forward back to Portland.

The agreement was confirmed Wednesday by Hickson's agent, Andy Miller. It was first reported by Yahoo! Sports.

Miller would not disclose financial terms.

Hickson was claimed by the Blazers off waivers in March. He appeared in 19 games with Portland, averaging 15.1 points and 8.3 rebounds.