76ers  vs. New York Knicks at a Glance

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TEAMS:  Sixers (1-18) vs. New York Knicks (8-10)

WHEN: 7:30 p.m. Wednesday

WHERE: Madison Square Garden

BROADCASTS: TV – Comcast SportsNet, RADIO – 97.5 FM

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

411 ON KNICKS:   Kristaps Porzingis tallied 20 points and 13 rebounds in Sunday's loss to the Houston Rockets. It was his eighth double-double of the season, tying for the most among rookies and seventh in the NBA.

PROBABLE STARTERS

SIXERS (1-18)

33 Robert Covington F 6-9  13.1 ppg. 3.6 spg

39 Jerami Grant F 6-8  10.3 ppg. 5.0 rpg.

8 Jahlil Okafor C 6-11 17.5 ppg. 8.2 rpg.

9 JaKarr Sampson G 6-9  5.7 ppg. 2.5 rpg.

0 Isaiah Canaan G 6-0 11.6 ppg. 1.8 apg.

Coach: Brett Brown (Third season, 38-145)

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).

KNICKS (8-10)

7  Carmelo Anthony F 6-8 22.1 ppg. 7.3 rpg.

6 Kristaps Porzingis F 7-3 13.7 ppg. 9.3 rpg.

8 Robin Lopez C 7-0 7.4 ppg. 6.2 rpg.

4 Arron Afflalo G 6-5 13.2 ppg.2.1 apg.

3  Jose Calderon G 6-3 7.9 ppg. 3.3 apg.

Coach: Derek Fisher (2d season, 25-75)

Injury report:  None

THE SERIES

The Sixers hold a 242-195 advantage.

COMING UP

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

Saturday: 1 p.m., at Wells Fargo Center, Denver Nuggets at Sixers

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

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

Dec. 11: 7 p.m., at Wells Fargo Center, Detroit Pistons at Sixers

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