Jahlil Okafor

#8C

Jahlil

Okafor

HEIGHT

6 ft11 in

/ 2.11m

WEIGHT

275 lbs

/ 124.7kg

LATEST VIDEOS

0021800095 NOP DEN RECAP

Jamal Murry and Gary Harris both score 23 points to lead the Nuggets to a win over the Pelicans, 116-111.

0021800095 - Jahlil Okafor - Denver Nuggets - New Orleans Pelicans - And-1 - 3Q

0021800075 - Jahlil Okafor - New Orleans Pelicans - Utah Jazz - And-1 - 3Q

20180930 top 5 nba

Get ready for the top five plays from this Sunday's NBA Preseason action.

0011800009 - Jahlil Okafor - Chicago Bulls - New Orleans Pelicans - Dunk - 4Q

0021701030 bkn phi recap

Joel Embiid leads all scoring with 24 points to go along with 19 rebounds as the 76ers get the win over the Nets, 120-116.

0021701030 bkn phi Okafor Dunk Q2 WSC

Off the inbounds, Jahlil Okafor drives to the rim for the one-handed slam.

0021700800 HOU BKN RECAP

James Harden leads all scoring with 36 points to lead the Rockets to a win over the Nets, 123-113.

0021700756 PHI BKN OKAFOR FLOATER Q4

DeMarre Carroll dishes a bounce pass to Jahlil Okafor and Okafor finishes with a floater in the paint.

0021700756 PHI BKN OKAFOR BLOCK Q1

Dario Saric attempts a jump hook in the paint but Jahlil Okafor is there to swat the ball back and grab the rebound.

0021700745 BKN NYK okafor and1

Jahlil Okafor shakes his defender with the handles, draws the foul and makes the shot for the and-1.

20180127 GameTime okafor strong game vs timberwolves

The GameTime crew reacts to Jahlil Okafor's strong game against the Timberwolves and talk about what the Nets can do to make him more effective.

0021700621 BKN ATL RECAP

Spencer Dinwiddie drops a near triple-double with 20 points, 10 assists, and 9 rebounds as the Nets edge past the Hawks 110-105. Dennis Schroder scored a career-high 34 points for Atlanta in the loss.

0021700621 BKN ATL OKAFOR DUNK Q4

Caris LeVert flys under the rim and slides a pass to a cutting Jahlil Okafor who finishes with a slam.

0021700592 TOR BKN OKAFOR LAYUP Q2

Jahlil Okafor works in the post and works for a layup off the glass.

0021700557 MIN BKN OKAFOR FLOATER Q2 WSC

Jahlil Okafor floats it home for his first bucket in a Nets uniform.

0021700424 BKN TOR RECAP

Kyle Lowry had his 11th career triple-double, DeMar DeRozan scored 31 points and the Toronto Raptors won their ninth straight meeting with Brooklyn by routing the Nets, 120-87.

GameTime Jahlil Okafor Trevor Booker Nik Stauskas Trade

Grant Hill and David Griffin examine the Sixers sending Jahlil Okafor and Nik Stauskas to Brooklyn for Trevor Booker.

20171207 gametime okafor trade

Jared Greenberg and Kenny Smith react to the trade that brings Jahlil Okafor, Nik Stauskas and 2019 second-round pick to the Brooklyn Nets in exchange for Trevor Booker.

0011700068 VO PHI Stauskas dunk q3

Jahlil Okafor passes to Nick Stauskas for the slam dunk.


PLAYER BIO

Professional History

CAREER TRANSACTIONS:
Selected by the Philadelphia 76ers in the first round (3rd overall pick) in the 2015 NBA Draft.

2015-16 SEASON:
Appeared in 53 games (48 starts) for the 76ers in his rookie year, averaging 17.5 points per game and seven rebounds per game...scored 26 points in his regular-season debut against the Boston Celtics (10/28)...scored at least 20 points and 23 separate occasions... named 2015-16 NBA first-team All-Rookie.

College History

COLLEGE:
2014-15 Season: Okafor started 38 games for the Duke Blue Devils in his lone college career, leading both the ACC and the NCAA in field goals made with 279...He was named ACC Player of the Year, as well as a consensus first-team All-American...Okafor helped the Blue Devils capture the National Championship, beating Wisconsin... Okafor had 10 points in the championship game.


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