Friday July 18th, 2014

The New Orleans Pelicans have reached a deal with guard Jimmer Fredette, reports ESPN.com's Marc Stein.

According to the report, Fredette is signed for one year at the league's minimum salary. 

Fredette played in 41 games last season with the Sacramento Kings before being released in March. He signed on with the Chicago Bulls to finish the season.

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Fredette, 25, was selected in the first round of the 2011 NBA Draft by the Milwaukee Bucks after an All-American senior season at BYU. He has averaged 6.9 points, 1.5 assists and 1.1 rebounds in his three NBA seasons.

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