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Adrian Wojnarowski: Payton will sign a one-year deal with Pelicans, a return to his hometown. – via wojespn
Will Guillory: People inside the Pels organization believe Elfrid Payton could be one of the best backups in the league. He also gives them an option at starter if Rondo walks – via WillGuillory
Scott Kushner: I’m told the Pelicans brass, including coach Alvin Gentry, pitched Payton at the team’s practice facility late last night. He obviously liked what he heard.  – via ScottDKushner