Gary Payton II finalizing deal with Portland Trail Blazers; 3-year, $28M deal, sources say

Gary Payton II finalizing deal with Portland Trail Blazers; 3-year, $28M deal, sources say

Payton, who spent the past two seasons with the Golden State Warriors,

Payton, who spent the past two seasons with the Golden State Warriors,

is expected to join the Blazers on a three-year, $28 million deal,

is expected to join the Blazers on a three-year, $28 million deal,

sources told ESPN's Marc J. Spears. The Warriors offered Payton the taxpayer mid-level exception, sources told Spears.

sources told ESPN's Marc J. Spears. The Warriors offered Payton the taxpayer mid-level exception, sources told Spears.