Sunday, August 2, 2015

Sixers vs. Suns at a glance

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

Sixers vs. Suns at a glance

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Goran Dragic leads the Phoenix Suns in scoring with 19.3 points per game. (Mark Duncan/AP file photo)
Goran Dragic leads the Phoenix Suns in scoring with 19.3 points per game. (Mark Duncan/AP file photo)

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

PROBABLE STARTERS

SIXERS (14-30)

12 Evan Turner F 6-7 18.5 ppg. 6.1 rpg.

21 Thaddeus Young F 6-8 17.2 ppg. 6.5 rpg.

00 Spencer Hawes C 7-1 13.8 ppg 8.7 rpg.

9 James Anderson G 6-6 10.1 ppg. 3.9 rpg.

1 Michael Carter-Williams G 6-6 17.3 ppg. 2.45 spg.

SUNS (25-18)

17 P.J. Tucker F 6-6 9.3 ppg. 6.0 rpg.

8  Channing Frye F 6-11 12.5 ppg. 5.3 rpg.

22  Miles Plumlee C 6-11 9.6 ppg. 8.7 rpg.

14 Gerald Green G 6-8 13.5 ppg. 3.0 rpg

1 Goran Dragic G 6-3 19.3 ppg. 6.1 apg.

COACHES

SIXERS

Brett Brown (14-30 career record)

SUNS

Jeff Hornacek (25-18)

STREAKS

SIXERS: Lost two games

SUNS: Won one game

SERIES

The Suns hold a 62-52 all-time series advantage after defeating the Sixers, 115-101, in the teams’ last meeting on Dec. 28.

 - Keith Pompey

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



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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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