The Charlotte Hornets signed point guard Brian Roberts on Wednesday.
Terms of the deal were not disclosed.
"Brian is a quality point guard who we believe will play a key role for us," Hornets general manager Rich Cho said. "We look forward to having him as part of our team."
In 72 games last season, including 42 starts, Roberts averaged 9.4 points, 3.3 assists and 1.9 rebounds. He spent the last two seasons with New Orleans, averaging 8.2 points, 3.0 assists and 1.6 rebounds in 150 games.