Jahlil Okafor

Jahlil Okafor

Height/Weight: 6' 10"/275 lbs
Born: Chicago, Illinois
College: Duke
Draft: 2015 1st round (3rd pick) by the
  • Beloit Daily News

    Pelicans name Van Gundy head coach

    Stan Van Gundy is headed to the New Orleans Pelicans, where he’ll take over a promising team that includes 2019 No. overall draft pick Zion Williamson and reigning Most Improved Player Brandon Ingram. Van Gundy agreed to a four-year contract, said a person who spoke to The Associated Press on condition of anonymity because the terms had not been revealed publicly.

  • Rumor: Nuggets "keeping an eye on" Jrue Holiday
    Denver Stiffs

    Rumor: Nuggets "keeping an eye on" Jrue Holiday

    According to Vincent Goodwill of Yahoo Sports, the Denver Nuggets are one of several teams inquiring with the New Orleans Pelicans about star guard Jrue Holiday. Even though official league business hasn’t begun for next season, it hasn’t stopped teams from discussing parameters for trades. One hot name: New Orleans Pelicans guard Jrue Holiday.

  • Pelicans tab Stan Van Gundy as head coach

    Pelicans tab Stan Van Gundy as head coach

    Reuters. NBA: Detroit Pistons at Atlanta Hawks Stan Van Gundy has agreed to become the next head coach of the New Orleans Pelicans, ESPN reported on Wednesday. The Athletic reported that Van Gundy will sign a four-year deal with the Pelicans.