Jahlil Okafor led the Sixers in scoring again on Tuesday, as the team pulled away from the Celtics in the second half for a 76-62 win.
The Sixers on Tuesday signed Jahlil Okafor, the No. 3 overall pick in last month's NBA draft, to a two-year, $7.79 million contract with two team options.
Pierre Jackson has spent a year healing from a torn Achilles last summer, and his ability to score from anywhere could lead to a role with the Sixers.
6hThe Warriors will reportedly trade former All-Star power forward David Lee to the Boston Celtics for Gerald Wallace. The trade will become official on Thursday.
12hJahlil Okafor managed to post a 20-9-2 and let everyone know why he was the #3 pick in the draft.
23hDespite 20 points and nine rebounds in his summer league debut, Sixers big man Jahlil Okafor said he "could have played better."
1dThe Sixers opened summer league play in Utah with a 74-71 loss, but Jahlil Okafor had a strong start with 20 points and nine rebounds.
1dFor JaKarr Sampson, the second-year Swiss-Army knife kind of player, the ability to stand out in unique ways has helped him carve out a niche with the Sixers.
1dManu Ginobili says he is returning to the San Antonio Spurs for a 14th season
1dJahlil Okafor will make his Sixers debut tonight (TCN, 7 p.m.), but there are plenty of other storylines to watch out for during the Utah summer league.