Sixers v. Heat
Heat - The Heat are led by LeBron James who has scored in double figures in 532 consecutive games which is the fourth-longest streak in NBA history. Miami enters Philadelphia struggling a bit losing three consecutive games. The last time they were in Philadelphia they lost 114-111 but were without the services of Dwyane Wade. Former-first overall pick Greg Oden is expected to dress tonight for Miami. Forward Shane Battier has been lethal from three-point range over the last five games shooting 60.0% from beyond the arc.
25.9 PPG, 6.7 RPG, 6.5 APG
James, 29, is coming off a strong game against the Wizards on Wednesday dropping 25 points, grabbing eight rebounds, and dishing out seven assists. Prior to Wednesday, James had scored 30 or more points in four consecutive games. In 34 career games against the Sixers, James is averaging 27.5 points, 7.1 assists, and 6.7 rebounds per game.
19.0 PPG, 6.3 RPG, 3.9 APG
Turner, 25, is coming off a big game in Charlotte on Wednesday where he scored 23 points, grabbed seven rebounds, and dished out four assists. It was the first time in four games in which Turner broke the 20-point mark. In 12 career games against the Heat, Turner is averaging 13.5 points, 4.8 rebounds, and 3.3 assists per game.