Bobcats vs. Sixers
7 p.m., Wells Fargo Center
TV: SportSouth. Radio: WFNZ-AM 610
|Pos, Player||Ppg||Rpg||Pos, Player||Ppg||Rpg|
|G, K. Walker||18.6||4.3||G, M. Carter-Williams||17.5||5.8|
|G, G. Henderson||15.7||4.3||G, J. Anderson||10||3.8|
|F, M. Kidd-Gilchrist||9.1||5.3||F, T. Young||17.8||6.6|
|F, J. McRoberts||7.7||5.4||F, E. Turner||18.9||6.3|
|C, A. Jefferson||16.8||10||C, S. Hawes||14.3||8.6|
Matchup to Watch
Michael Carter-Williams vs. Kemba Walker: Carter-Williams is the early favorite for NBA Rookie of the Year. At 6-foot-6 he’s among the league’s biggest point guards, capable of assembling a triple-double.
• The Sixers have cooled off some since their surprisingly fast start. They’ve lost their past four games, to Minnesota, Cleveland, Detroit and New York.
is putting up big numbers the season before he hits free agency. The 76ers didn’t lock him up to an extension last summer.
• The Sixers have won five straight against the Bobcats in Philadelphia.
• The Sixers commit an NBA-high 17.3 turnovers per game.
Did you know?
If Carter-Williams maintains his current averages, he’ll join Magic Johnson as the only rookies to average at least 17 points, seven assists and five rebounds.