Thursday, August 27, 2015

Sixers vs. Grizzlies at a glance

Here is a look at the probable starters, coaches’ records and series information for Saturday night’s matchup between the 76ers and the Memphis Grizzlies at Wells Fargo Center.

Sixers vs. Grizzlies at a glance

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(AP Photo/Scott Threlkeld)
(AP Photo/Scott Threlkeld)

Here is a look at the probable starters, coaches’ records and series information for Saturday night’s matchup between the 76ers and the Memphis Grizzlies at Wells Fargo Center.

 

PROBABLE STARTERS

 

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SIXERS (15-50)

31 Hollis Thompson F 6-8  5.8 ppg. 3.3 rpg.

21 Thaddeus Young F 6-8 17.6 ppg. 6.1 rpg.

35 Henry Sims C 6-10 9.3 ppg. 5.3 rpg. (with the Sixers)

  9 James Anderson F 6-6 10.3 ppg. 3.8 rpg.

  1 Michael Carter-Williams G 6-6 16.7 ppg. 6.3 apg.

 

GRIZZLIES (38-27)

21 Tayshaun Prince F 6-9 6.1 ppg. 3.1 rpg.

50  Zach Randolph   F 6-9 17.0 ppg. 10.3 rpg.                                                                                                                       

33  Marc Gasol C 7-1 13.8 ppg. 6.7  rpg.

  5 Courtney Lee G 6-5 10.0 ppg. 1.4 apg.

 11 Mike Conley, G 6-1 17.1 ppg. 6.0 apg.

 

COACHES

 

SIXERS

Brett Brown (15-50 career record)

 

GRIZZLIES

David Joerger (38-27)

 

STREAKS

 

SIXERS: Lost 19 straight games.

GRIZZLIES: Lost one game.

 

SERIES

The Sixers own a 21-13 all-time series advantage.

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Keith Pompey has been an Inquirer reporter since September 2004 and took over the Sixers beat in the summer of 2013 after covering Temple basketball and football for the previous three years.

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.

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