Lance Stephenson has struggled to find a landing spot since departing the Pacers in free agency three years ago.
The Pacers are working on a deal to bring back Lance Stephenson, league sources tell @TheVertical.
— Adrian Wojnarowski (@WojVerticalNBA) March 29, 2017
His stop in Charlotte ended in disaster, and he’s seen stints in LA and New Orleans since.
Paul George said he has talked to Lance Stephenson. Says his former teammate is excited to get back into an Indiana jersey.
— Nate Taylor (@ByNateTaylor) March 30, 2017
But “Born Ready” is taking things back to where it started: Indiana.
The Pacers have signed Lance Stephenson to a 3 year $12 Million deal with a player option. He’s back! pic.twitter.com/K0dCZq2o8p
— Basketball Forever (@Bballforeverfb) March 29, 2017
That’s right, the Pacers are getting the band back together by bringing Lance back to reunite with Paul George.
When you hear Lance Stephenson is back on the Pacers and they’re currently projected to play the Cavs in the playoffs: pic.twitter.com/8zZcsyEie1
— NOTSportsCenter (@NOTSportsCenter) March 29, 2017
The two were fun to watch the first time around, so here’s hoping that he helps the Pacers recapture some magic. And maybe get some more rounds with LeBron in the postseason before they fall off.