Panathinaikos Superfoods Athens bolstered its frontcourt for the Turkish Airlines EuroLeague stretch run by signing center Adreian Payne for the remainder of the season.

This will be the first time playing in Europe for Payne (2.11 meters, 26 years old), who had split this season between Orlando in the NBA and Lakeland in the D-League.

He averaged 4.2 points and 1.8 rebounds with Orlando and 13.3 points and 8.1 boards with Lakeland. Payne previously played for Atlanta and Minnesota in the NBA and Austin, Fort Wayne and Erie in the D-League.