76ers vs. Memphis Grizzlies at a Glance

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TEAMS:  Sixers (0-17) vs. Grizzlies (9-8)

WHEN: 6 p.m. Sunday


WHERE: FedExForum

BROADCASTS: TV – Comcast SportsNet, RADIO – 97.5 FM

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411 ON GRIZZLIES: The Sixers will have their hands full defending Mike Conley. The point guard is averaging 20 points on 51.6 percent shooting - including making 50 percent of his three-pointers – in the last seven games.  Conley also averaged 6.6 assists and 1.3 turnovers while scoring 20 or more points four times during the stretch.

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PROBABLE STARTERS

SIXERS (0-17)

33 Robert Covington F 6-9  13.3 ppg. 3.1 spg

39 Jerami Grant F 6-8  10.2 ppg. 4.9 rpg.

8 Jahlil Okafor C 6-11 18.0 ppg. 7.9 rpg.

9 JaKarr Sampson G 6-9  5.5 ppg. 2.6 rpg.

0 Isaiah Canaan G 6-0 11.3 ppg. 1.8 apg.

Coach: Brett Brown (Third season, 37-144)

Injury report: Tony Wroten (right ACL tear, out), Kendall Marshall (right ACL tear, out), Joel Embiid (broken right foot, out), Carl Landry (torn ligament right wrist, out).

Grizzlies (9-8)

32 Jeff Green F 6-9 10.4 ppg. 4.4 rpg.

22 Matt Barnes F 6-7 7.8 ppg. 3.8 rpg.

C Marc Gasol C 7-1 15.2 ppg. 6.9 rpg.

9 Tony Allen G 6-4 6.6 ppg.3.9 rpg.

11  Mike Conley G 6-1 15.6 ppg. 6.6 apg.

Coach: David Joerger (third season, 114-67)

Injury report: Jordan Adams (right knee soreness, out), Jarell Martin (left knee, soreness), Zach Randolph (right knee soreness, questionable), Brandan Wright (right knee soreness, out)

THE SERIES

The Sixers hold a 21-17 all-time series advantage, but have lost the team' last five meetings.

COMING UP

Tuesday: 7 p.m., at Wells Fargo Center, Los Angeles Lakers at Sixers

Wednesday: 7:30 p.m., at Madison Square Garden, Sixers at New York Knicks

Saturday: 7 p.m., at Wells Fargo Center, Denver Nuggets at Sixers

Dec. 7: 7 p.m., at Wells Fargo Center, San Antonio Spurs at Sixers

Dec. 10: 7:30 p.m., at Barclays Center, Sixers at Brooklyn

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