apparent altercation between Philadelphia 76ers center Jahlil Okafor and a heckler outside a Boston nightclub early Thursday was evidently not the only such recent incident involving the No. 3 overall pick in the 2015 NBA draft. According to multiple reports, a similar public confrontation — one that could have had disastrous consequences for the 6-foot-11, 275-pound Okafor — unfolded last month.The
According to five sources who spoke to The Inquirer independently on condition of anonymity, Thursday morning's incident in Boston was not the first time Okafor has been in an altercation with a heckler while out and about.
At a Philadelphia club in October, sources said that Okafor exchanged words with a heckler while with teammates. As he and his teammates left the club, a source said, the heckler pointed a gun to Okafor's head outside the establishment.Read More »from Report: Gun pulled on 76ers' Jahlil Okafor in October incident in Philadelphia