Pelicans bringing back forward Luke Babbitt
The 6-foot-9 Babbitt played in 63 games with 19 starts last season, averaging 4.1 points in 13.2 minutes per game. He shot 51.3 percent from 3-point range.
After three seasons with the Trail Blazers, Babbitt was playing in Russia when the Pelicans signed him in the middle of the 2013-14 season.
Babbitt has played in 216 NBA games with Portland and New Orleans, posting career averages of 4.2 points and 2.1 rebounds.