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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 is in his first season covering the Sixers for The Inquirer after covering the Temple men’s basketball team for the past three years and Temple football the past two seasons.

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Narducci also has a true passion for South Jersey scholastic sports, which he has covered for many years.

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