Monday, December 29, 2014

Sixers vs. Jazz 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 Utah Jazz at Wells Fargo Center.

Sixers vs. Jazz 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 Utah Jazz at Wells Fargo Center.

 

PROBABLE STARTERS

 

SIXERS (15-46)

31 Hollis Thompson F 6-8  5.8 ppg. 3.4 rpg.

21 Thaddeus Young F 6-8 17.5 ppg. 2.19 spg.

35 Henry Sims C 6-10 8.6 ppg. 5.4 rpg. (with the Sixers)

 9 James Anderson F 6-6 10.0 ppg. 3.8 rpg.

 1 Michael Carter-Williams G 6-6 17.0 ppg. 6.2 apg.

 

JAZZ (21-41)

24 Richard Jefferson F 6-7 10.0 ppg. 1.7 rpg.

2  Marvin Williams  F 6-9 9.6 ppg. 5.3 rpg.                                                                                                                       

15  Derrick Favors C 6-10 12.6 ppg. 8.6  rpg.

20 Gordon Hayward G 6-8 16.0 ppg. 5.1 apg.

3  Trey Burke, G 6-1 12.3 ppg. 5.3 apg.

 

COACHES

 

SIXERS

Brett Brown (15-46 career record)

 

JAZZ

Tyrone Corbin (108-126)

 

STREAKS

 

SIXERS: Lost 15 straight games.

JAZZ: Lost five consecutive games.

 

SERIES

The Jazz own a 47-41 all-time series advantage. Utah has also won 10 of the last 13 meetings, including a 105-100 decision in Salt Lake City on Feb. 12.

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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.

Keith Pompey Inquirer Staff Writer
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