Found December 20, 2013 on Pro Sports Daily:
The New Orleans Pelicans have reached a two-year contract agreement with 7-foot-2 French center Alexis Ajinca, and he will join the team in Portland before Saturday's game, his agent Mark Bartelstein said by telephone Thursday night. Ajinca was able to work out a buyout agreement with his Euro League team, Strasbourg. before agreeing to the Pelicans' deal. He was the 20th overall pick in the 2008 NBA Draft by the Charlotte Bobcats, who eventually traded him to the Dallas Mavericks before the 2010-11 season. He played only a half season with the Mavericks before he was traded to the Toronto Raptors. ``He's excited to join the Pelicans,'' Bartelstein said. The Pelicans are desperate for more depth at center. Jason Smith is their starting center, but he's a natural power forward. Backup center Greg Stiemsma has been out since mid-November with a sprained left knee.

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