Holiday is excited to be named to his first All-Star game
Thu, 24 Jan 2013|
Dei Lynam catches up with Jrue Holiday at the Flyers' game to get his reaction to making his first All-Star Game. 1/24/13
We are with first time all star Jrue Holiday. Found out just short while ago how to find out how do you feel. -- found out from. -- -- lets you know it's not as much -- -- -- guys on the obviously considered. Resident men and I got -- -- blown up -- You do know this morning that you were going to be in also. I guess a candidate. There are hints it wasn't like. You are all star break it was like you have very good sense. Doug was saying today that experiences. Like and also our game are being part of the US they select team just the value in being. Part of those being able looks -- players -- back out. Did you experience at this summer and you anticipate that this will help you in a greater way than just playing in the game. Is definitely it was news it was definitely big on the USA thing plan against obviously the best players in the world. And just seeing you know what they do how they think he just picking their brain and just from that and experience in the playoffs when you know one of his -- -- Rondo. A little bit of Derrick Rose Garden play against the veterans into bunkers and KG and those guys and he's learned so much so there's not a good. I know I asked if this was the goal for you and you said yes of course but when you -- selected -- seventeenth. Pick in the draft how long did you think it would take you to be an all. I really can't tell you I don't know I don't -- -- bigger than it would have been this -- not -- available it's always -- in the -- I guess -- seventeen of the last in the room thinking I'm I'm just gonna work my butt off and know what god bless him and also missiles. And last thing that's Wilt Chamberlain averaged eighteen and eight assists. The only one this franchise you're averaging nineteen and nine he imagined being in company of Wilt Chamberlain that's pretty significant. -- -- -- around the number on the that there are some names like Allen Iverson come on -- so roots and Linden and Iverson. -- my name -- that you know unless you can ask both of us I don't know how many if you were to say that his group. And in Tigers note drive and us. As for this week. Thank you for -- time congratulations retreats and things.