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Jahlil Okafor has been waived by the Brooklyn Nets five days after he was acquired via a trade with the Detroit Pistons. The former No. 3 pick played 27 games last season, averaging 5.4 points and 2.4 rebounds in 12.9 minutes.
The Brooklyn Nets have requested waivers on center Jahlil Okafor.
Okafor (6’10”, 270) was acquired by the Nets in a trade with the Detroit Pistons on September 4. He’s seen action in 247 games (116 starts) in six seasons with Detroit (2020-21), New Orleans (2018-20), Brooklyn (2017-18) and Philadelphia (2015-17), posting averages of 10.4 points and 4.7 rebounds in 19.5 minutes per game.