Seems to be like Jahlil Okafor is getting his want.
The Philadelphia 76ers are nearing settlement on a deal to ship the sad middle to the Nets, ESPN is reporting.
Brooklyn would additionally get guard Nik Stauskas and a 2019 second-spherical decide, per ESPN, whereas ahead Trevor Booker would head to Philly.
Okafor, the third general decide within the 2015 NBA Draft, is not a part of the Sixers future and his reps requested for both a commerce or a buyout.
“I would really like for them to only ship me someplace the place I can get a chance,” Okafor advised ESPN final month.
The enhancing Sixers (thirteen-10) had declined their staff choice for subsequent season on Okafor.
Okafor, who spent one yr at Duke earlier than leaping to the NBA, was an All-Rookie choice after main the ten-win Sixers in scoring with 17.5 factors per recreation. Now that the Sixers are lastly aggressive once more, Okafor has barely been capable of finding the courtroom this season.
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