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Jack McCaffery is the lead sports columnist for the Daily Times and He has spent several decades covering everything from the Phillies, Eagles, Flyers and Sixers, to college hoops, to high school sports in Delco.

Monday, April 11, 2011


The Sixers are headed to the playoffs, and Jrue Holiday is their point guard. Thus, it is official: Ed Stefanski is off the hook for deciding not to re-sign Andre Miller two years ago.

It was a tough decision for Stefanski at the time. Believe it: He wrestled with it. But the price was too high ... and the potential of Holiday was high, too.

So the Sixers took a chance, made Holiday their point guard and hoped they wouldn't be haunted by Miller.

By the way: When is the last time anyone asked about Andre Miller?

To the playoffs, then, it is ... with a confident Holiday, who tabbed 15 points and 11 assists Monday in a 95-85 loss to the Magic.

Just as Ed Stefanski figured all along ....

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