Born January 28, 1998 Payton Pritchard played in the NBA mainly as a Guard during their playing career, season(s): 2021-2021. Payton Michael Pritchard is an American professional basketball player for the Boston Celtics of the National Basketball Association. He played college basketball for the Oregon Ducks. As a sophomore, he was named second-team all-conference in the Pac-12. As a senior, he was a finalist for the Naismith Trophy.