Saturday, May 23, 2015

Sixers vs. Heat at a glance

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

Sixers vs. Heat at a glance

(AP Photo/Alex Brandon)
(AP Photo/Alex Brandon)

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

PROBABLE STARTERS

SIXERS (13-25)

12 Evan Turner F 6-7 19.0 ppg. 6.3 rpg.

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21 Thaddeus Young F 6-8 17.6 ppg. 6.6 rpg.

00 Spencer Hawes C 7-1 14.4 ppg 8.7 rpg.

9  James Anderson G 6-6 9.9 ppg. 1.6 apg.

1 Michael Carter-Williams G 6-6 17.6 ppg. 2.59 spg.

HEAT (27-11)

6 LeBron James F 6-8 25.9 ppg. 6.5 apg.

31 Shane Battier F 6-8 4.3 ppg. 1.8 rpg.

1  Chris Bosh C 6-11 15.7 ppg. 6.7 rpg.

3 Dwyane Wade G 6-4 19.2 ppg. 4.8 apg.

30 Norris Cole  G 6-2 7.6 ppg. 3.2 apg.

COACHES

SIXERS

Brett Brown (13-25 career record)

HEAT

Erik Spoelstra (287-145)

STREAKS

SIXERS: Won one game

HEAT: Lost three consecutive games

SERIES

The Sixers lead, 51-49, in the all-time series. But the Heat had won 15 consecutive series meetings before the Sixers defeated them, 114-110, on Oct. 30

 - Keith Pompey

Follow and contact Inquirer 76ers beat writer Keith Pompey on Twitter @PompeyOnSixers

 



About this blog

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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