D-FENDERS TRADE NKEM OJOUGBOH TO TULSA

EL SEGUNDO – The Los Angeles D-Fenders have traded Nkem Ojougboh to the Tulsa 66ers in exchange for a 2012 third round draft pick, it was announced today.

Ojougboh, a 6-9 forward out of Northeastern University, played last season for the NBA D-League’s Utah Flash, averaging 5.1 points, 4.1 rebounds and 1.2 blocks in 46 games. In three playoff games with the Flash, he averaged 12.0 points, 12.3 rebounds and 2.3 blocks.

With yesterday’s acquisition of guard Anthony Johnson (Montana), the D-Fenders roster currently stands at 12.