Sixers @ Jazz
Jazz - The Jazz are 46-41 all-time against the Sixers and 29-14 at home. They have won eight straight games against the Sixers at home and haven't lost to the Sixers in Salt Lake City since January 5, 2005. Utah enters the game on a two-game winning streak which includes wins over the Lakers last night and the Miami Heat on Saturday. The Sixers are the youngest team in the NBA with an average age of 23.5 years but the Jazz aren't far behind at fifth in the league with an average age of 25.0 years. The Jazz lead the NBA with six players 22 years old or younger.
17.1 PPG, 6.4 APG, 5.4 RPG
Carter-Williams, 22, was one of the few Sixers who showed any sign of life on Monday night against the Warriors. He scored 24 of the Sixers 80 points while grabbing four rebounds and dishing out three assists. Carter-Williams numbers' have dropped recently as has the play of his team. He has recorded four or more turnovers in each of the last five games.
12.6 PPG, 5.6 APG, 3.1 RPG
Burke, 21, has cooled off mightily after a strong month of December and beginning of January. He has topped nine points just three times over the last 10 games and hasn't scored more than 13 points since January 17th. The rookie has four double-doubles on the season. Burke was named the Western Conference Rookie of the Month for December and January.