Thursday, August 28, 2014
Inquirer Daily News

Justin Holiday, Carter-Williams headline Sixers summer league team

Justin Holiday, Arnett Moultrie and Michael Carter-Williams are the headliners of the 76ers Orlando Summer League team.

Justin Holiday, Carter-Williams headline Sixers summer league team

Justin Holiday. (Ted S. Warren/AP)
Justin Holiday. (Ted S. Warren/AP)

Justin Holiday, Arnett Moultrie and Michael Carter-Williams are the headliners of the 76ers Orlando Summer League team.

In addition to the Sixers, the Boston Celtics, Brooklyn Nets, Detroit Pistons, Houston Rockets, Indiana Pacers, Miami Heat, Oklahoma City Thunder and Utaz Jazz will compete in the tourney from July 7-12 at the Amway Center practice.

The Sixers selected Carter-Williams 11th overall in Thursday's NBA draft.  The former Syracuse point guard averaged 11.8 points, 7.3 assists and finished with a school-record 111 steals last season for the Orange.

The Sixers called up Holiday, a 6-6 swingman, from the NBA Developmental League on April 1. He averaged 4.7 points, 1.7 rebounds and 1.6 assists while appearing in nine games.

More coverage
POLL: Which young player has the biggest upside?
Sixers 2014-15 regular season schedule
VOTE: Do you think Embiid has a bright future ahead?
Embiid all-in for great career
Grade the Sixers' draft picks
Latest Sixers videos
Forum: When will the 76ers be a contender?

Moultrie, a 6-10 power forward, was the 27th overall pick by the Miami Heat in the 2012 draft. He was traded to the Sixers on draft night and appeared in 47 games last season. He averaged 3.7 points, 3.1 rebounds and 11.5 minutes.

Here is the Sixers' Orlando Summer League roster:

Michael Carter-Williams                                     PG          6-6          Syracuse

Arsalan Kazemi                                                 F             6-8          Oregon

Arnett Moultrie                                                  PF           6-11       76ers

Khalif Wyatt                                                      G              6-4       Temple

James Southerland                                            F              6-8          Syracuse

Rodney Williams                                                F              6-7          Minnesota

D.J. Cooper                                                       PG          6-0          Ohio

Micheal Eric                                                       PF/C       6-11       Canton Chargers (Temple)

Zeke Marshall                                                    C             7-0          Akron

Trevor Mbakwe                                                   F             6-8          Minnesota

Justin Holiday                                                     G/F             6-6          Sixers

Travis Leslie                                                       G             6-4          Santa Cruz Warriors

Brook Motum                                                      F              6-9          Washington State

Contactt Inquirer Sixers beat writer Keith Pompey at Follow him on Twitter @PompeyOnSixers

About this blog

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.

Keith Pompey Inquirer Staff Writer
Marc Narducci Inquirer Columnist
Latest Videos:
Also on
Stay Connected