76ers vs. Brooklyn Nets at a Glance

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TEAMS:  76ers (2-19) vs. Nets (8-12)

WHEN: 7:30 p.m. Friday

WHERE: Barclays Center

BROADCASTS: TV – Comcast SportsNet, RADIO – 97.5 FM

SOCIAL MEDIA COVERAGE:  TWITTER – @PompeyOnSixers, INSTAGRAM – PompeyOnSixers

411 ON BROOKLYN:  The Nets are struggling, overall. Yet, they are 3-1 record against Atlantic Division foes. … They shot a franchise-tying 70.6 percent in the first quarter in their victory against the Sixers on Nov. 26.

PROBABLE STARTERS

SIXERS (2-19)

12 Luc Mbah a Moute F 6-8  8.9  ppg. 5.1 rpg.

4 Nerlens Noel F 6-11 8.2 ppg. 1.3 bpg.

35 Henry Sims C 6-11 9.5 ppg. 5.5 rpg.

31 Hollis Thompson G 6-8 7.8 ppg. 1.1 spg.

1 Michael Carter-Williams G 6-6 15.7 ppg. .7.5 apg.

Coach: Brett Brown (Second season, 21-82)

Injury report: Joel Embiid (right foot stress fracture, out), Jason Richardson (right foot stress fracture, out), and Tony Wroten (sprain right knee questionable)

NETS (8-12)

6 Alan Anderson F 6-6 4.6 ppg. 2.4 spg.

2 Kevin Garnett F 6-11 7.8 ppg. 8.2 rpg.

1 Mason Plumlee C 6-11 5.2 ppg.4.8 rpg.

10 Sergey Karasev G 6-7 2.4 ppg.1.4 rpg.

8  Deron Williams G 6-3 17.1 ppg. 6.4 apg.

Coach: Lionel Hollins, (Eighth season, 253-213)

Injury report: Brook Lopez (lower back strain)

THE SERIES

The Sixers hold a 102-77 advantage, but have lost the last three meetings.

COMING UP

Saturday:7:30 p.m., at Wells Fargo Center, Sixers vs.  Memphis Grizzlies

Monday: 7 p.m. at Wells Fargo Center, Sixers vs. Boston Celtics

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