The New Orleans Pelicans win the Jameer Nelson sweepstakes as the free agent decided to join the franchise according to a report by the Vertical.
Nelson was also courted by the Houston Rockets, who could use a guard with the injury to Chris Paul. Also the Oklahoma City Thunder showed interest in the former All-Star who is in his 14th season.
Nelson, who was recently released by Denver after the team signed Richard Jefferson and allow second-year guard Jamal Murray assume the starting role.
According to the report, the Pelicans will release guard Jordan Crawford to…