Reports: 76ers to trade Jahlil Okafor to Nets
NBA.com Global on Dec 08, 2017 07:17 AM
FILE - ORLANDO, FL - FEBRUARY 9: Jahlil Okafor #8 of the Philadelphia 76ers blocks a shot by Evan Fournier #10 of the Orlando Magic during a game on February 9, 2017 at Amway Center in Orlando, Florida. (Photo by Gary Bassing/NBAE via Getty Images)
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The Philadelphia 76ers have reportedly agreed to trade center Jahlil Okafor, forward Nik Stauskas and a second-round pick to the Brooklyn Nets for forward Trevor Booker, according to Shams Charania of Yahoo Sports and Zach Lowe of ESPN.
Philadelphia is nearing deal to send center Jahlil Okafor to Brooklyn in deal that involves forward Trevor Booker, league sources tell Yahoo.— Shams Charania (@ShamsCharania) December 7, 2017
Philly will send Okafor, Nik Stauskas, and a second-round pick to Brooklyn for Trevor Booker, sources say.— Zach Lowe (@ZachLowe_NBA) December 7, 2017
Okafor, the No. 3 overall pick of the 2015 NBA Draft, has played in just two games for Philadelphia this season. During his rookie season, Okafor averaged 17.5 points and 7.0 rebounds over 53 games.