The Bulls are finalizing a deal with the New Orleans Pelicans for Quincy Pondexter and a 2018 second round pick, sources told CSN Chicago's Vincent Goodwill.
Pondexter hasn't logged NBA minutes since 2014-2015 because of a number of injuries. In January, he had his third arthroscopic knee surgery.
In the five seasons before being sidelined, Pondexter averaged 5.3 points and two rebounds per game. His last season in 2014-2015, he connected on a career high 43 percent from beyond the arc.
Despite his injury history and long layoff, Pondexter intends to play in the upcoming NBA season:
The highlight of this deal is the pick, though, which gives the Bulls another asset.