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Reports: Jahlil Okafor agrees to deal with New Orleans Pelicans

The New Orleans Pelicans reportedly have another new face that will grace their frontcourt for the 2018-19 season.  According to ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski, the Pelicans have agreed to deal with former No. 3 overall pick Jahlil Okafor. Okafor averaged 6.4 points, 2.9 rebounds and shot 56.6 percent overall last season for the Nets, who acquired him via a trade with ...

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Report: Okafor, Pelicans agree to partially guaranteed deal

Free-agent center Jahlil Okafor and the New Orleans Pelicans have agreed to a partially guaranteed contract for 2018-19 with a team option for the following season, sources told ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski. Okafor, the third pick of the 2015 draft by the <a d… NBA | theScore

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New Orleans Pelicans extend Emeka Okafor through the end of the season

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — The New Orleans Pelicans have signed center Emeka Okafor through the rest of the season. Terms of the contract, announced by the club before Monday’s night’s game against Phoenix, have not been disclosed. The 6-foot-10 Okafor had been out of the NBA since 2013 because of a herniated disk in his neck before making a comeback ...

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New Orleans Pelicans sign Emeka Okafor to 10-day contract

NEW ORLEANS – The New Orleans Pelicans announced today that the team has signed free agent forward/center Emeka Okafor to a 10-day contract. Per team policy, terms of the deal were not disclosed. Most recently, Okafor, 6-10, 252, appeared in 26 games for the Delaware 87ers of the NBA G League, averaging 6.8 points on .612 shooting from the floor, ...

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Jahlil Okafor excited for fresh start with Brooklyn Nets

NEW YORK (AP) — Jahlil Okafor finally got the fresh start he wanted. Okafor was the consensus No. 1 high school player in his class, won a national championship at Duke, and averaged 17.5 points and seven rebounds in his rookie campaign for the Philadelphia 76ers. Then things changed drastically. Okafor struggled with injuries and a logjam at his position ...

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