By Julie Glass
As the Sixers prepare to play the Kings tonight in Sacramento, Jah Okafor trade rumors are heating up in Phoenix.
The Suns are reportedly interested in trading for Okafor. According to ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski, Phoenix could look to add Okafor after they trade or buy out Greg Monroe.
Talks could eventually come on a contract buyout, and it’s unlikely that [Greg Monroe] would remain in Phoenix beyond the February trading deadline — leaving either by buyout or trade. […]
An open roster spot would give the Suns the chance to become involved in trade talks with Philadelphia 76ers center Jahlil Okafor, a 21-year-old former No. 3 overall pick with whom the Suns have had interest, league sources said.