He can block shots like his dad, and do a whole lot more.
The former Timberwolves and 76ers small forward announced he's joining his hometown team, the Pacers.
After strong shooting throughout summer league play, Scottie Wilbekin will get a chance to compete in training camp with Philadelphia.
Okafor shows growth through summer
Jahlil Okafor looked comfortable during summer league. He'll need to find more creativity on offense, but overall the Philadelphia center showed all-around elevated play. NBA rookie watch (Insider)
Philadelphia 76ers center Joel Embiid is expected to miss his second consecutive season as he reportedly re-broke the navicular bone in the right foot.
Howard: Another side of Allen Iverson
Allen Iverson's poignant speech at the NBPA and BET Players' Awards is worth remembering. The ex-76ers star thanked his family for staying by his side while accepting the "Game Changer" award. Johnette Howard
76ers Continue To Stockpile Picks
The Philadelphia 76ers once again went against the norm, using their massive cap space to take on contracts in order to add more draft picks as opposed to star players. Their trade with the Kings softened the blow of losing Joel Embiid for the year, writes Kevin Pelton. Eastern Conference grades (Insider)
76ers Have Plenty of Young Talent
Even without factoring in Joel Embiid, the 76ers boast a strong nucleus of young players. GM Sam Hinkie's rebuilding plan appears to be on track. Doolittle: Ranking young cores (Insider)
The Philadelphia 76ers are heading for another spot in the next lottery, however with the trade with Sacramento and the drafting Jahlil Okafor, the No.
Jahlil Okafor was less than perfect during summer league play, suffering some ups and downs as he adjusted to NBA play.
Former Florida Gator Scottie Wilbekin is trying to latch on with the 76ers on the strength of his 3-point shooting.
76ers leave Vegas on winning note
The Philadelphia 76ers finished Vegas play with a 1-4 record by beating the Houston Rockets 100-96 on Friday. JaKarr Sampson scored a team-high 24 points, and Vince Hunter added 23 off the bench.
Determined Jackson could make 76ers
Kevin Pelton gives G Pierre Jackson, who signed a four-year contract with some guaranteed money, a shot at making the Philadelphia 76ers a year after rupturing his right Achilles. Analyzing latest FA deals (Insider)
The Philadelphia 76ers selected J.P. Tokoto late in the second round of the 2015 NBA draft. So far he has played a limited role during summer league action and that will continue if he makes the regular season opening night roster.
Okafor compares to Jefferson
ESPN.com’s D.J. Foster believes Jahlil Okafor reminds him of Al Jefferson. Both have similar size and low-post skills that they use to attack defenders. Rookie comparisons (Insider)
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Vegas show from Okafor, Aldemir lacking
Neither Jahlil Okafor nor Furkan Aldemir, the two Vegas fantasy picks from the Philadelphia 76ers, put on a rousing performance. Okafor's solid scoring belied disappointments elsewhere in his game. Summer league recap (Insider)
Dr. J: 76ers on a 7-year timeline
The 76ers have a plan to be good, according to Julius Erving: "When they acquired the team in 2012, maybe, I think the talk was about seven years. ... So I think it's still on that same timeline." What's Philly's goal for that 2018-19 season? "To be good. To be formidable. To be a contender," Dr. J said. (via Sirius XM NBA Radio)
After missing all of the 2014-15 NBA season due to a ruptured Achilles tendon during summer league action last year, Pierre Jackson has re-signed with the Philadelphia 76ers and he's ready to show he has the skills to make the opening night roster.
Prim Siripipat catches up with some special guests after the 2015 ESPYS.
Amin Elhassan, Kevin Pelton and Paul Flannery on the Celtics' method of rebuilding.
Amin Elhassan, Kevin Pelton and Zach Harper do the obligatory rookie player comparisons.
Jahlil Okafor, Kristaps Porzingis, bulls and china shops. It all makes sense, we promise.