LeBron, Durant, Chris Paul coming to Palestra
As covered in an earlier blog post (you can find all of that information here: exhibition game) a game between "Team Philly" and "Team Melo" is scheduled for Sept. 25 at 6 p.m. at The Palestra. The game already included all-NBA rosters for both sides, plus Carmelo Anthony, plus 76ers combo guard Lou Williams, plus a bunch of solid NBA names.
Now it includes LeBron James, Chris Paul, and Kevin Durant -- four of basketball's biggest names (including Anthony) will be playing in Philly in two weeks.
Tickets for the game will go on *pre-sale tomorrow (Tuesday). For more information email Rahim Thompson at firstname.lastname@example.org*. Prices are currently set between $30 and $50. The game will be broadcast on the web on The Basketball Channel.
The game was organized by Rahim Thompson, who in 2002 founded The Chosen League in Philly.
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