NEW YORK, Feb. 12 –
Boston Celtics guard Delonte West
has been selected to replace injured Orlando Magic guard Jameer Nelson
(sprained right foot) in the 2006 T-Mobile Rookie Challenge to be held on Friday, February 17 at Toyota Center in Houston.
The T-Mobile Rookie Challenge will be televised live nationally on TNT in the United States and on Rogers Sportsnet in Canada at 9 p.m. ET. The game will also be broadcast live on ESPN Radio while NBA.com will make live audio available to fans in multiple languages.