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Gary Payton II has signed a two-year contract with the Milwaukee Bucks, according to the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel.
Payton is the son of NBA legend Gary Payton, mostly known for his play with the Seattle SuperSonics in the 1990s.
The contract reportedly includes a partial guarantee for next season.
Bucks will sign Gary Payton Jr. to roster spot on Sunday, according to league source.
— cfgardner (@cf_gardner) April 1, 2017
Gary Payton II to sign two-year deal with Milwaukee, league source tell ESPN. Partial guaranteed next year. @cf_gardner first on agreement.
— Chris Haynes (@ChrisBHaynes) April 2, 2017
In order to make room for Payton, the Bucks waived forward Terrence Jones. This marks the second time Jones, who also played for New Orleans, was waived this season.
The 6 -foot-3 Payton II has most recently spent time in the D-League.