Wednesday, August 20, 2014
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Sixers vs. New York at a glance

NEW YORK -- Here is a look at the probable starters, coaches’ records and series information for Wednesday night’s matchup between the 76ers and the New York Knicks at Madison Square Garden:

Sixers vs. New York at a glance

NEW YORK -- Here is a look at the probable starters, coaches’ records and series information for Wednesday night’s matchup between the 76ers and the New York Knicks at Madison Square Garden:

PROBABLE STARTERS

SIXERS (13-28)

12 Evan Turner F 6-7 18.3 ppg. 6.1 rpg.

21 Thaddeus Young F 6-8 17.3 ppg. 6.3 rpg.

00 Spencer Hawes C 7-1 14.1 ppg 8.9 rpg.

9 James Anderson G 6-6 9.8 ppg. 3.9 rpg.

1 Michael Carter-Williams G 6-6 17.5 ppg. 2.5 spg.

KNICKS (15-26)

7 Carmelo Anthony F 6-8 26.1 ppg. 9.1 rpg.

77 Andrea Barginani F 7-0 13.1 ppg. 5.3 rpg.

6 Tyson Chandler C 7-1 7.9 ppg. 8.0 rpg.

21 Iman Shumpart G 6-5 7.0 ppg. 4.9 rpg.

2 Raymond Felton  G 6-1 10.8 ppg. 5.5 apg.

COACHES

SIXERS

Brett Brown (13-28 career record)

KNICKS

Mike Woodson (296-358)

STREAKS

SIXERS: Lost three consecutive games

KNICKS: Lost four consecutive games

SERIES

The Sixers lead, 240-190, in the all-time series. However, the Knicks won five of the last six meetings after prevailing 102-92 on Jan. 11.

 - Keith Pompey

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
Marc Narducci Inquirer Columnist
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