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Sixers vs. Nets at a glance

76ers vs. Brooklyn Nets at a Glance


TEAMS: Sixers (1-21) at Nets (6-15)

WHEN: 7:30 p.m. Thursday

WHERE: Barclays Center

BROADCASTS: TV – Comcast SportsNet, RADIO – 97.5 FM


411 ON NETS:  Former Sixer Thad Young is off to a great season. The power forward have recorded nine double-doubles in the past 12 games. He has 10 total while averaging 16.1 points and 9.0 rebounds. The ninth-year veteran is coming off a 20-point, 12-rebound and three-steal performance in Wednesday's 110-105 victory over the Rockets. 

SIXERS (1-21)

33 Robert Covington G 6-9  14.0 ppg. 2.7 spg

4 Nerlens Noel C 6-11 10.5 ppg. 8.0 rpg.

8 Jahlil Okafor C 6-11 16.9 ppg. 7.9 rpg.

0 Isaiah Canaan G 6-0  11.1 ppg. 2.1 apg

1 Tony WrotenG 6-6 3 ppg. 2.5 apg.

Coach: Brett Brown (Third season, 38-148)

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

NETS (6-15)

7  Joe Johnson F 6-7 11.5 ppg. 4.6 rpg.

30 Thad Young F 6-8 16.1 ppg. 9.0 rpg.

11 Brook Lopez C 7-0 20.2 ppg. 8.0 rpg.

44 Bojan Bogdanovic G 6-8 8.6 ppg. 3.5 rpg.

2 Jarrett Jack G 6-3 13.2 ppg. 6.8 apg.

Coach: Lionel Hollis (Ninth season, 258-260)

Injury report: Andrea Bargnani (tight left hamstring, probable),  Rondae Hollis-Jefferson (fractured right ankle, out) and Chris McCullough (right knee rehab, out)


The Sixers hold a 103-77 series advantage.


Friday: 7 p.m., at Wells Fargo Center, Detroit Pistons at Sixers

Sunday: 6 p.m., at Air Canada Centre, Sixers at Toronto Raptors

Monday: 8 p.m., at United Center, Sixers at Chicago Bulls

Wednesday: 8 p.m., at Philips Arena, Sixers at Atlanta Hawks

Dec. 18: 7 p.m., at Wells Fargo Center, New York Knicks at Sixers

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