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Payne, 24, reportedly received a two-year contract that includes a partial guarantee.
He appeared in 31 games with the Chicago Bulls last season and nine more with the Cleveland Cavaliers on a pair of 10-day contracts. With the Cavs, he averaged 8.2 points and 2.6 assists.
Payne was the No. 14 overall pick by the Oklahoma City Thunder in the 2015 draft. He averaged a career highs of 8.8 points and 4.5 assists in the 2017-18 season with the Bulls.