Brooklyn’s Joe Harris watches Sixers’ Tobias Harris make a three-pointer in Game 3 on April 18 (Frank Franklin III)
Brooklyn’s Joe Harris watches Sixers’ Tobias Harris make a three-pointer in Game 3 on April 18 (Frank Franklin III)|Associated Press
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Monday Quickie Quiz & Single Digits: Greg Monroe, Joe Harris, Rhys Hoskins, Charlie Blackmon


Bob Vetrone

Bob Vetrone

MONDAY’S QUICKIE QUIZ

>>> Before Greg Monroe in Game 3 last Thursday, who was the last player to start a playoff game for the Sixers after having not started for them in that regular season?

(Answer Below)

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MONDAY’S SINGLE DIGITS

>>> The Sixers have never in franchise history won a playoff series four games to one after dropping the opener. They hope to do so for the first time Tuesday against the Nets.

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>>> Brooklyn’s Joe Harris hasn’t made a three-point field goal in his last 113 minutes, 16 seconds of playing time in this playoff series (0-12). He started the series 3-for-3 in the first 6:51 of Game 1, Quarter 1. In case you forgot, he led the NBA in three-point shooting percentage (47.4%) this season.

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>>> On Saturday, Bryce Harper snapped a homerless streak that had reached 50 plate appearances.

Through Sunday, Rhys Hoskins has not homered in his last 55 plate appearances.

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>>> The Rockies’ Charlie Blackmon slash lines against the Phillies:

.250/.381/.327 (1 HR) . . . From 2012 to 2015
.385/.442/.752 (9 HR) . . . From 2016 to 2019

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QUICKIE QUIZ ANSWER

>>> Jumaine Jones took over a starting spot from George Lynch (broken left foot) for 14 games in the 2001 postseason after having come off the bench in all 65 of his regular season appearances.

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