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Jahlil Okafor Talks About Losing His Mother and His Duke Family in New Ad

Jahlil Okafor Talks About Losing His Mother and His Duke Family in New Ad

Jahlil Okafor Talks About Losing His Mother and His Duke Family in New Ad

Jahlil Okafor is destined to be a high pick in the 2015 NBA Draft. 

Before he made it to this point, the former Duke star went through a lot of adversity in his life. Okafor lost his mother at the age of nine and from there things changed. It strengthed his relationship with his father, and when he went on to Duke he created a new family of sorts.

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The events in Okafor's life have shaped him into the person he is today, and that's something any NBA team will be lucky to have.