76ers vs. Grizzlies at a glance

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Grizzlies forward Zach Randolph. (Ann Heisenfelt/AP)

MEMPHIS – Here is a look at the probable starters, coaches’ records and series information for Friday night’s matchup between the 76ers and the Memphis Grizzlies at FedExForum.

PROBABLE STARTERS

SIXERS (17-61)

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

21 Thaddeus Young F 6-8 18.0 ppg. 6.0 rpg.

35 Henry Sims C 6-10 11.8 ppg. 7.1 rpg. (with the Sixers)

  9 James Anderson F 6-6 10.3 ppg. 3.8 rpg.

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

GRIZZLIES (54-23)

  3 James Johnson F 6-9 7.5 ppg. 3.2 rpg.

50 Zach Randolph  F 6-9 17.2 ppg. 10.1 rpg.                                                                                                                       

33  Marc Gasol C 7-1 14.2 ppg. 6.9  rpg.

  5 Courtney Lee G 6-5 11.3 ppg. 1.7 apg. (with Grizzlies)

 11 Mike Conley, G 6-1 17.3 ppg. 6.0 apg.

COACHES

SIXERS

Brett Brown (17-61 career record)

GRIZZLIES

David Joerger (54-23)

STREAKS


SIXERS: Lost two straight games.

GRIZZLIES: Won one game.

 

SERIES

The Sixers own a 21-14 all-time series advantage. But the Grizzlies have won five of the last six meetings.

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


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