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Sixers-Hawks Game Thread

A four-game winning streak? Inconceivable.

NBA: Philadelphia 76ers at Atlanta Hawks Christopher Hanewinckel-USA TODAY Sports

Game Info:

  • Date: January 21, 2017
  • Time: 7:00 p.m. EST
  • Place: Philips Arena
  • TV: Comcast Sportsnet
  • Radio: 97.5 The Fanatic

The bad guys: Peachtree Hoops

Probable Starters:

  • Philadelphia: TJ McConnell, Nik Stauskas, Robert Covington, Ersan Ilyasova, Jahlil Okafor
  • Atlanta: Dennis Schroeder, Kent Bazemore, Thabo Sefolosha, Paul Millsap, Dwight Howard

Season Series: 2-0 Atlanta (104-72 win on October 29 in Atlanta, 117-96 win on November 12 in Philadelphia)


  • Joel Embiid is out on the second half of a back-to-back. Seek shelter accordingly.
  • With a win, the Sixers would secure their first four-game winning streak since April 2012.
  • Ben Simmons does #RaiseTheCat now so if the Sixers win, there’s going to be a lot more dudes on your Twitter feed holding cats over their heads.

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