Emeka Okafor Traded By Charlotte Bobcats For Tyson Chandler Of The New Orleans Hornets

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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