Source: Sixers, Pelicans in Okafor Talks


The New Orleans Pelicans may be on the verge of getting Anthony Davis some more help.

According to two people with knowledge of the situation, the Pelicans are in serious trade talks with the Philadelphia 76ers to acquire second-year big man Jahlil Okafor. The Sixers, who are known to have engaged with eight teams regarding Okafor, are pushing for the Pelicans’ first-round pick in the deal. The people spoke to USA TODAY Sports on the condition of anonymity because of the private nature of the talks.

Source: USA TODAY Sports

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