Wednesday, May 27, 2015

76ers waive Jeremy Pargo to make room for Justin Holiday

The 76ers waived guard Jeremy Pargo to make room on the roster for Justin Holiday, the older brother of Sixers' standout Jrue Holiday.

76ers waive Jeremy Pargo to make room for Justin Holiday

Jeremy Pargo averaged 4.9 points, two assists, 1.2 rebounds and 14.9 minutes in 14 games played with the Sixers. (Michael Perez/AP file photo)<br />
Jeremy Pargo averaged 4.9 points, two assists, 1.2 rebounds and 14.9 minutes in 14 games played with the Sixers. (Michael Perez/AP file photo)

The 76ers waived guard Jeremy Pargo to make room on the roster for Justin Holiday, the older brother of Sixers’ standout Jrue Holiday. 

Pargo averaged 4.9 points, two assists, 1.2 rebounds and 14.9 minutes in 14 games played with the Sixers. 

The Sixers confirmed Monday morning that they called up guard Justin Holiday from Idaho Stampede of the NBA Development League. Holiday, a 6-foot-6 guard, averaged 17.3 points, 5.3 rebounds, 2.5 assists, 2.43 steals and 1.17 blocks for the Stampede.

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Keith Pompey has been an Inquirer reporter since September 2004 and took over the Sixers beat in the summer of 2013 after covering Temple basketball and football for the previous three years.

Marc Narducci has served in a variety of roles with the Inquirer since beginning in 1983. He has covered the 76ers as a backup and a beat writer. In addition, Narducci has covered everything from the Super Bowl to the World Series and a lot in between.

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