Sixers center Jahlil Okafor may push for a buyout after Philadelphia opted not to pick up his fourth-year option this week, according to the NYT‘s Marc Stein.
Sources say Okafor may opt to push for a buyout agreement now that the former No. 3 overall pick will be an unrestricted free agent in July
— Marc Stein (@TheSteinLine) October 31, 2017
Currently racking up DNP-CDs in Philly, Okafor presumably wants to a chance to play before hitting unrestricted free agency in 2018.