Speed Stick Presents: The Journey – Jahlil Okafor. Widely regarded as one of the top prospects leading into the draft, Jahlil Okafor has had a lifetime of success on the basketball court. From winning high school player of the year to earning a National Championship at Duke this past season, Jahlil has lived up to expectations at every stage. Though it was only at the tender age of nine when Jahlil lost his mother, whom he had an incredible relationship with as a constant source of support and guidance. Soon after, Okafor moved to Chicago to live with his father as he learned to cope with the self-doubts in the aftermath of his mother’s passing. Basketball undeniably became his avenue of stability. Speed Stick highlights the story of the purposeful moments that have mattered in Jahlil's life and ultimately how he continues to defy the doubt.