Sixers vs. Cavaliers at a glance

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Tristan Thompson is averaging 11.9 points per game and 9.8 rebounds per game for Cleveland this season. (Frank Franklin II/AP file photo)

CLEVELAND – Here is a look at the probable starters, coaches’ records and series information for Tuesday’s matchup between the 76ers and the Cleveland Cavaliers at Quicken Loans Arena:

PROBABLE STARTERS

SIXERS (12-22)

12 Evan Turner F 6-7 19.5 ppg. 4.0 apg.

21 Thaddeus Young F 6-8 18.4 ppg. 6.8 rpg.

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

31  Hollis Thompson G 6-8 5.9 ppg. 3.5 rpg.

1 Michael Carter-Williams PG 6-6 17.0 ppg. 2.78 spg.

CAVS (11-23)

6 Earl Clark F 6-10 6.0 ppg. 3.1 rpg.

13  Tristan Thompson F 6-9 11.9 ppg. 9.8 rpg.

17  Anderson Varejao C 6-11 8.1 ppg. 9.6 rpg.

0 CJ Miles G 6-5 9.3 ppg. 2.2 rpg.

9 Matthew Dellavedova  PG 6-4 4.7 ppg. 1.5 apg.

Key injuries: PG Kyrie Irving has a left knee contusion TBD

COACHES

SIXERS

Brett Brown (12-22 career record)

CAVS

Mike Brown (365-212)

TRENDS

SIXERS: Lost one game

CAVS: Lost two games

SERIES

The Sixers lead 101-89 in the all-time series. However, the Cavaliers prevailed 127-125 in double overtime at Quicken Loans on Nov. 7.

 - Keith Pompey

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

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