Nets land Jahlil Okafor in stunning trade with 76ers

Nets land Jahlil Okafor in stunning trade with 76ers

Nets land Jahlil Okafor in stunning trade with 76ers

This marks the end of the 76ers' attempts to enter contract buyout discussions with the big man. Okafor has played in just two games this season.

The Nets traded for former No. 3 overall pick Jahlil Okafor from the Philadelphia 76ers, according to an ESPN report on Thursday. Boom. The Nets' center spot has been a revolving door all season with Timofey Mozgov, Tyler Zeller, Jarrett Allen and Quincy Acy all getting minutes there, so Okafor figures to eclipse them all in a hurry.

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"I would like for them to just send me somewhere where I can get an opportunity", Okafor told ESPN last month.

A first-team All-NBA Rookie team member following the 2015-16 season, Okafor averaged 17.5 points, 7.0 rebounds and 30 minutes a night in 53 games during his rookie season. Boston has until Friday to use their $8.4 million DPE to acquire a player whom they could trade again at the deadline on February 8, so there is still a possibility of movement around the league. He now joins D'Angelo Russell, the No. 2 pick in that draft, on a Nets roster with some intriguing young talent.

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Booker, a seven-year veteran out of Clemson, is averaging 10.1 points and 6.6 rebounds in 18 games.

Stauskas has played in six games for the 76ers on the year.

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