Report: New Orleans Pelicans Sign Archie Goodwin, Cut Lance Stephenson

UPDATE (Nov. 7): According to ESPN‘s Marc Stein, the Pelicans are open to re-signing Lance Stephenson when he recovers from injury and will participate in his rehab:

Original Story: Lance Stephenson will undergo surgery on his injured groin and the Pelicans have responded by letting go of Stephenson and signing free agent guard Archie Goodwin, according to a report from ESPN.

Stephenson signed a one-year, incentive based deal with New Orleans and had been averaging 9.7 points, 4.8 assists and 3.3 boards in 27 minutes for the 0-6 Pels. Goodwin, who is still just 22-years-old, was cut by the Suns in the preseason.

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