The New Orleans Hornets have officially found a taker for Tyson Chandler in the Charlotte Bobcats. Emeka Okafor was dealt to the Hornets on Tuesday for Chandler in a deal involving 26-year-old centers.

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  • Emeka Okafor
    Emeka Okafor, No. 2 overall selection, Charlotte ... for the Bobcats, who finished 18-64 and fourth in the Southeast Division. Okafor, who has started 507 of 511 career games, was traded to the Hornets before the 2009-10 season for Tyson Chandler.
    09/23/2016 - 8:20 am | View Link
  • NBA News & Rumors: Emeka Okafor wants NBA return with 'contending team'
    Former NBA Rookie of the Year Emeka Okafor reportedly wants to return ... He spent the first five seasons of his professional career with Charlotte before getting traded to the New Orleans Hornets for Tyson Chandler in the summer of 2009.
    08/9/2016 - 1:00 pm | View Link
  • Should the Charlotte Hornets Bring Back Emeka Okafor?
    During his five years with Charlotte, Emeka averaged 14.0 points per game, 10.7 rebounds per game, and 1.9 blocks per game. Okafor was traded from the Bobcats to the New Orleans Hornets in 2009 in exchange for Tyson Chandler. He spent three season with the ...
    08/8/2016 - 1:00 pm | View Link
  • What if Magic had said ‘Emeka Okafor’ on draft night?
    Okafor never really panned out. He turned out to be an OK player, but not the dominating force that has defined the short reign of Mr. Howard. He's looking really spiffy in that Charlotte Bobcats ... was traded to New Orleans in exchange for Tyson Chandler.
    04/18/2010 - 1:00 pm | View Link
  • Emeka Okafor has new mindset with New Orleans Hornets
    Moments later came the phone call confirming the text -- Okafor was traded from the Charlotte Bobcats to the Hornets for Tyson Chandler. It caught Okafor, a 6-foot-10 center by surprise. "I knew that Bob (Johnson, Charlotte's owner) was trying to sell the ...
    08/4/2009 - 7:00 pm | View Link
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  • Tyson Chandler
    Tyson Cleotis Chandler (born October 2, 1982) is an American professional basketball player for the Phoenix Suns of the National Basketball Association (NBA).
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  • Emeka Okafor
    Early life. Okafor was born in Houston, Texas. Both of his parents are natives of Nigeria, and Emeka was the first member of his family born in the United States. His ...
    10/16/2016 - 4:12 am | View Website
  • Pro Exposure Transaction Wire
    The Pro Exposure Report Basketball Transactions FRIDAY OCTOBER 14, 2016 Transaction History: On this date in 1973 the Portland Trail Blazers traded Rick Adelman
    10/15/2016 - 10:14 pm | View Website
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