The NBA trade deadline is still a few weeks away, but things are about to get started early. The Pelicans and 76ers are nearing a trade that sends Jahlil Okafor to New Orleans.
Sixers & Pelicans in talks about sending Jahlil Okafor to New Orleans. Philly pushing for NO 1st rounder. Story coming at @USATODAYsports
— Sam Amick (@sam_amick) February 6, 2017
Philadelphia and New Orleans are in advanced talks on Jahlil Okafor-to-the-Pels trade, league sources confirm. @Sam_Amick first to report.
— Marc Stein (@ESPNSteinLine) February 6, 2017