Sixers v. Pistons
Pistons - Detroit enters the Wells Fargo Center having lost six straight games and eight of their last nine. Luckily for the Pistons, they have won four of their last five games against the Sixers and are 7-5 on the road against the Eastern Conference this season. It will be a dog fight on the inside as the Pistons are tops in the NBA in points in the paint averaging 51.3 points per game followed by the Sixers at 51.1 points per game. The youth is something both teams are hanging their hats on as the Pistons have the youngest starting lineup in the NBA at 23 years, 168 days while the Sixers have the third youngest at 23 years, 362 days.
16.8 PPG, 8.3 APG, 3.3 RPG
Jennings, 24, is coming off of a big bounce back game against the Raptors dropping 22 points and dishing out nine assists. In the two games prior to the Raptors break-through, Jennings had scored five and four points respectively. He is still the Pistons leading scorer. In 15 career games against the Sixers, Jennings is averaging 17.4 points, 5.9 assists, and 3.3 rebounds per game.
17.7 PPG, 7.1 APG, 5.7 RPG
Carter-Williams, 22, is coming off a career game against the Cavaliers in which he dropped a career-high 33 points while grabbing six rebounds and dishing out five assists. He scored more points against Cleveland than he did in the previous two games combined. He played against Detroit earlier this season scoring 15 points while grabbing six rebounds and dishing out six assists.