Emeka Okafor RUMORS & NEWS

  • Pelicans to sign Emeka Okafor for remainder of season: source

    New Orleans Times-Picayune "The New Orleans Pelicans will be signing center Emeka Okafor to a deal that will keep him with the team for the remainder of the season on Monday, a source confirmed. Yahoo was the first to report the news. Okafor joined the team on Feb. 3 after signing a 10-day contract, and he followed..." February 26

  • Emeka Okafor making the most of his NBA comeback chance with Pelicans

    The Advocate "Ilana Okafor admits it isn't always easy packing suitcases when you're trying to stuff in clothes for a husband who stands 6-foot-10. It's even more difficult when you aren't really sure how many suitcases you need to pack anyway. That's what she faced Monday night in her New York City..." February 23

  • Emeka Okafor To Sign Second 10-Day With Pelicans

    Hoops Rumors "After earning his first NBA start since 2013 on Monday night, veteran center Emeka Okafor saw his 10-day contract with the Pelicans expire. However, the team won’t let him get away. According to Marc Stein of The New York Times (Twitter link), New Orleans will re-sign Okafor to a second 10-day..." February 13

  • Pelicans to sign Emeka Okafor to 10-day contract: report

    New Orleans Times-Picayune "The New Orleans Pelicans are planning to sign veteran big man Emeka Okafor to a 10-day contract, according to Yahoo Sports. Okafor, 35, has spent nine seasons in the NBA, but hasn't played in the league since 2012-13 after a herniated disc in his neck sidelined him until being medically cleared..." February 03