76ers vs. Boston Celtics at a glance

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76ers guard Michael Carter-Williams drives to the basket against Celtics guard Rajon Rondo. (Charles Krupa/AP)

Here is a look at the probable starters, coaches’ records and series information Monday’s matchup between the 76ers and the Boston Celtics at Wells Fargo Center.

 

PROBABLE STARTERS

 

SIXERS (17-63)

31 Hollis Thompson F 6-8  6.1 ppg. 3.2 rpg.

21 Thaddeus Young F 6-8 17.9 ppg. 6.0 rpg.

35 Henry Sims C 6-10 11.8 ppg. 7.0 rpg. (with the Sixers)

  9 James Anderson F 6-6 10.2 ppg. 3.7 rpg.

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

 

CELTICS (25-55)

8 Jeff Green F 6-9 16.7 ppg. 4.7 rpg.

30  Brandon Bass  F 6-8 11.1 ppg. 5.7 rpg.                                                                                                                       

7  Jared Sullinger F 6-9 13.3 ppg. 8.1  rpg.

  0 Avery Bradley G 6-2 14.1 ppg. 1.0 spg.

 26 Phil Pressey, G 5-11 2.8 ppg. 3.1 apg.

 

COACHES

 

SIXERS

Brett Brown (17-63 career record)

 

CELTICS

Brad Stevens (25-55)

 

STREAKS

 

SIXERS: Lost four straight games.

CELTICS: Won two consecutive games.

SERIES

Boston owns a 244-183 all-time series advantage. But the Sixers have won two of this season’s three meetings.

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

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