Tuesday, July 29, 2014
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Holiday in, Turner out

76ers point guard Jrue Holiday will be a part of the all-star festivities later this month in Los Angeles. The Sixers have announced that Holiday has been voted onto the sophomore team as part of the T-Mobile Rookie Challenge and Youth Jam, a game that will be part of the NBA's all-star weekend Feb. 18-21.

Holiday in, Turner out

76ers point guard Jrue Holiday will be a part of the all-star festivities later this month in Los Angeles. The Sixers have announced that Holiday has been voted onto the sophomore team as part of the T-Mobile Rookie Challenge and Youth Jam, a game that will be part of the NBA's all-star weekend Feb. 18-21.

The game pits a team of rookies against a team of second-year players. Sixers rookie Evan Turner, up for consideration for the rookie team, was not selected. The teams were selected by the league's assistant coaches.

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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.

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.

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

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