Collison will get the portion of the mid-level exception that the Clippers had left. His salary will be about $1.9 million for the 2013-14 season. He has an opt-out clause after his first season.
He can't sign his contract until Wednesday, when the NBA lifts its moratorium.
Collison, 25, started 49 games last season for the
The six-foot Collison, who played at UCLA, will be the backup point guard behind
Collison and Paul were teammates on the