Saturday, April 18, 2015

Sixers vs. Bulls at a glance

Here is a look at the probable starters, coaches’ records and series information for Saturday’s matchup between the 76ers and the Chicago Bulls at the United Center:

Sixers vs. Bulls at a glance

Carlos Boozer of the Bulls will present a challenge to the Sixers. (AP Photo/Kamil Krzaczynski)
Carlos Boozer of the Bulls will present a challenge to the Sixers. (AP Photo/Kamil Krzaczynski)

Here is a look at the probable starters, coaches’ records and series information for Saturday’s matchup between the 76ers and the Chicago Bulls at the United Center:

PROBABLE STARTERS

SIXERS (13-26)

12 Evan Turner F 6-7 18.8 ppg. 6.3 rpg.

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21 Thaddeus Young F 6-8 17.4 ppg. 6.5 rpg.

00 Spencer Hawes C 7-1 14.3 ppg 8.8 rpg.

9  James Anderson G 6-6 9.8 ppg. 1.7 apg.

1 Michael Carter-Williams G 6-6 17.3 ppg. 2.54 spg.

BULLS  (18-20)

34 Mike Dunleavy F 6-9 10.9 ppg. 2.1 apg.

5  Carlos Boozer F 6-9 15.0 ppg. 8.5 rpg.

13 Joakim Noah C 6-11 11.4 ppg. 10.8 rpg.

21 Jimmy Butler G 6-7 12.3 ppg. 1.8 spg.

12 Kirk Hinrich  G 6-2 8.2 ppg. 4.8 apg.

COACHES

SIXERS

Brett Brown (13-26 career record)

BULLS

Tom Thibodeau (190-111)

STREAKS

SIXERS: Lost one game

BULLS: Lost one game

SERIES

The Sixers lead, 116-91, in the all-time series after defeating the Bulls, 107-104, at the Wells Fargo Center on Nov. 2 . That snapped their five-game series losing streak to Chicago.

 - Keith Pompey

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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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