Al Jefferson said that he didn't talk to any other teams in free agency.
Al Jefferson has agreed to a three-year, $30 million deal with the Indiana Pacers, according to Adrian Wojnarowski of The Vertical.
In stating his desire to return to Charlotte in free agency, Al Jefferson called the Hornets his "best situation."
Steve Clifford said that the Hornets will use the same starting lineup on Monday in Game 5 vs. the Heat.
Al Jefferson scored 10 points in the starting lineup on Saturday against the Heat, adding eight rebounds, two assists, one steal and one block in 21 minutes.
Al Jefferson is starting over Cody Zeller on Saturday against the Heat.
Al Jefferson came to play in Game 2, making 12-of-17 shots to finish with 25 points, seven boards, one assist and one steal in just 27 minutes off the bench.
Steve Clifford said that Al Jefferson will again come off the bench for Wednesday's Game 2 in Miami.
Al Jefferson had a quiet Game 1 with 13 points (4-of-8 FGs, 5-of-6 FTs), five rebounds and one block in 23 minutes off the bench.
Steve Clifford said that Al Jefferson will remain in a reserve role for Game 1 against the Heat on Sunday.
Al Jefferson returned to Charlotte's bench on Wednesday and racked up a game-high 26 points on 11-of-15 FGs and 4-of-6 FTs, with four rebounds, two assists and one block in just 23 minutes.
Al Jefferson will return to the bench for Wednesday's game against the Magic, with Cody Zeller (sternum) back in the starting five.
Al Jefferson scored 16 points in a start against the Celtics on Monday with 11 rebounds, two assists, two steals and one block in 27 minutes.
Al Jefferson will start on Monday vs. the Celtics.