Sunday, August 30, 2015

Sixers vs. Spurs at a glance

SAN ANTONIO – Here is a look at the probable starters, coaches’ records and series information for Monday night’s matchup between the 76ers and the San Antonio Spurs at AT&T Center.

Sixers vs. Spurs at a glance

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Tim Duncan is averaging 15 points and 10 rebounds per game for the Spurs this season. (Stephan Savoia/AP)
Tim Duncan is averaging 15 points and 10 rebounds per game for the Spurs this season. (Stephan Savoia/AP)

SAN ANTONIO – Here is a look at the probable starters, coaches’ records and series information for Monday night’s matchup between the 76ers and the San Antonio Spurs at AT&T Center.

PROBABLE STARTERS

SIXERS (15-55)

31 Hollis Thompson F 6-8  5.8 ppg. 3.3 rpg.

21 Thaddeus Young F 6-8 18.1 ppg. 2.1 spg.

35 Henry Sims C 6-10 9.6 ppg. 7.0 rpg. (with the Sixers)

9 James Anderson G 6-6 10.1 ppg. 3.8 rpg.

1 Michael Carter-Williams G 6-6 16.7 ppg. 6.3 apg.

SPURS (53-16)

2 Kawhi Leonard F 6-7 12.3 ppg. 6.3 rpg.

21 Tim Duncan  F/C 6-11 15.0 ppg. 10.0 rpg.                                                                                                                       

22  Tiago Splitter F 6-11 8.5 ppg. 6.2 rpg.

4 Danny Green G 6-6 8.7 ppg. 3.3  rpg.

9 Tony Parker, G 6-2 17.6 ppg. 6.1 apg.

COACHES

SIXERS

Brett Brown (15-55 career record)

SPURS

Gregg Popovich (958-439)

STREAKS

SIXERS: Lost 24 straight games.

SPURS: Won 13 consecutive games.

SERIES

The Spurs own a 50-34 all-time series advantage and have won the last five meetings.

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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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