Wednesday, July 30, 2014
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Sixers vs. Celtics at a glance

Here is a look at the probable starters, coaches’ records and series’ information for Wednesday’s matchup between the 76ers and the Boston Celtics at the Wells Fargo Center:

Sixers vs. Celtics at a glance

Jared Sullinger, seen here battling the 76ers´ Spencer Hawes, averages 13.0 points and 7.9 rebounds per game for the Celtics. (Elise Amendola/AP)
Jared Sullinger, seen here battling the 76ers' Spencer Hawes, averages 13.0 points and 7.9 rebounds per game for the Celtics. (Elise Amendola/AP)

Here is a look at the probable starters, coaches’ records and series’ information for Wednesday’s matchup between the 76ers and the Boston Celtics at the Wells Fargo Center:

PROBABLE STARTERS

SIXERS (15-34)

12 Evan Turner F 6-7 17.9 ppg. 6.0 rpg.

21 Thaddeus Young F 6-8 17.4 ppg. 6.3 rpg.

00 Spencer Hawes C 7-1 13.5 ppg. 8.6 rpg.

9 James Anderson G 6-6 10.0 ppg. 4.1 rpg.

1 Michael Carter-Williams G 6-6 17.3 ppg. 2.30 spg.

CELTICS (16-33)

8 Jeff Green F 6-9 15.9 ppg. 4.9 rpg.

30 Brandon Bass F 6-8 10.9 ppg. 5.9 rpg.

7  Jared Sullinger F 6-9 13.0 ppg. 7.9 rpg.

0 Avery Bradley G 6-2 14.6 ppg. 4.1 rpg.

9 Rajon Rondo G 6-1 8.4 ppg. 6.3 apg.

COACHES

SIXERS

Brett Brown (15-34 career record)

Celtics

Brad Stevens (16-33)

CURRENT STREAK

SIXERS: Lost three games

CELTICS: Won one game

SERIES

The Celtics hold a 243-182 all-time series record. The Sixers won last week’s meeting, 95-94.

 Follow and contact Inquirer 76ers beat writer Keith Pompey 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
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