Sixers vs. Bucks at a glance
76ers vs. Milwaukee Bucks at a Glance
TEAMS: Sixers (1-29) vs. Bucks (11-18)
WHEN: 8 p.m. Wednesday
WHERE: BMO Harris Bradley Center
BROADCASTS: TV – Comcast SportsNet, RADIO – 97.5 FM
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411 ON BUCKS: Former Sixers point guard Michael Carter-Williams notched his fifth 20-plus point game of the season at Phoenix on Monday, finishing with 20 points, a season-high nine rebounds and six assists. … Longtime NBA assistant coach Joe Prunty is running the team while coach Jason Kidd recovers from Monday's right hip surgery.
33 Robert Covington G 6-9 12.7 ppg. 2.1 spg
4 Nerlens Noel PF 6-8 10.0 ppg. 7.9 rpg.
8 Jahlil Okafor C 6-11 17.6 ppg. 8.0 rpg.
0 Isaiah Canaan G 6-0 10.8 ppg. 2.1 apg
5 Kendall Marshall G 6-4 4.8 ppg. 4.4 apg.
Coach: Brett Brown (Third season, 38-156)
Injury report: Joel Embiid (broken right foot rehab, out), Carl Landry (torn ligament right wrist rehab, out)
22 Khris Middleton G 6-8 14.8 ppg.3.4 apg.
12 Jabari Parker F 6-8 11.0 ppg. 4.2 rpg.
15Greg Monroe C 6-11 15.9 ppg. 11.0 rpg.
3 OJ Mayo G 6-5 14.4 ppg.3.3 apg.
5 Michael Carter-Williams G 6-6 11.6 ppg. 5.3 apg.
Coach: Jason Kidd (third season, 96-97)
Injury report: Jerryd Bayless (left ankle sprain, out), Greivis Vasquez (post-surgery right ankle, out), Tony Allen (right knee injury, questionqble). Giannis Antetolounmpo (Patellar tendinitis, left knee)
The Bucks hold a 101-96 all-time series advantage.
Saturday: 9 p.m., at Talking Stick Resort Arena, Sixers at Phoenix Suns
Monday: 9 p.m., at Energy Solution Arena, Sixers at Utah Jazz
Dec. 30: 10 p.m, at Sleep Train Arena, Sixers at Sacramento Kings
Jan. 1: 10:30 p.m., at Staples Centers, Sixers at Los Angeles Lakers
Jan. 2: 10:30 p.m., at Staples Centers, Sixers at Los Angeles Clippers
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