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Liberty Ballers Oct 14, 2017
Sixers Reportedly Will Waive Emeka Okafor, Kris Humphries, and James Blackmon

Sixers Reportedly Will Waive Emeka Okafor, Kris Humphries, and James Blackmon

All three were long shots to make the team out of camp. The 76ers finished up preseason on Friday night and had until today to choose which players will make the team, as waivers need to be requested today so the players can hit free agency ahead of Monday’s roster cutting deadline. Per The Inquirer’s Keith Pompey, the team has already informed Kris Humphries, Emeka Okafor, and James Blackmon that they’ll be waived. None of the releases are surprises. Okafor was attempting an NBA comeback four years after his most recent game action. He looked to be in tremendous physical condition...
philly.com Sep 26, 2017

Emeka Okafor staging NBA comeback

Four years removed from the NBA, Emeka Okafor is attempting a comeback. Step one is to impress during Sixers training camp.
CSN Philly Sep 26, 2017

Emeka Okafor, Kris Humphries want to be more than just camp bodies for Sixers

CAMDEN, N.J. There were few surprises when the Sixers training camp roster was released on Monday.Unless you dont count adding 22 years of NBA
philly.com Sep 25, 2017

Sixers' training camp roster includes Emeka Okafor, attempting a comeback

Emeka Okafor, 34, has averaged 12.3 points, 9.9 rebounds and 1.7 blocks in 590 career games.
CSN Philly Sep 25, 2017

Sixers sign veterans Kris Humpries, Emeka Okafor

The Sixers on Monday morning added two veteran big men to the fold as they signed Kris Humprhies and Emeka Okafor before the start of training camp.
Liberty Ballers Sep 25, 2017
Sixers Sign Emeka Okafor for Training Camp

Sixers Sign Emeka Okafor for Training Camp

The Sixers, rather than shedding themselves of one Okafor, decided to double-down heading into training camp, signing NBA veteran and former top 2 draft pick Emeka Okafor to a training camp deal. The Sixers announced the signing, along with confirming the Kris Humphries signing originally reported on Friday, in an official release today. You can find a link to that announcement here. Emeka Okafor, who is about to turn 35, last played in the NBA in 2012-13 as a starter for the Washington Wizards. He suffered a neck injury at the conclusion of that season, and the last word of a comeback...

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