Mercurial shooting guard
Stephenson, who had 14 technicals as well as various run-ins with teammates and opponents last season, took to Twitter on Wednesday to discuss his move.
“Indy, I had a great 4 years," the 6-foot-5 guard tweeted. "Thank you
The deal is reportedly for three years and $27 million. The
Stephenson, who turns 24 in September, averaged 13.8 points, 7.2 rebounds and 4.6 assists a game in his fourth season with the Pacers. He reportedly met on Tuesday with Hornets owner Michael Jordan in Las Vegas to finalize the deal.