Sixers v. Magic
Magic - Orlando has not lost a season series against the Sixers since 1998-99 and have won eight straight season series. They are averaging 115.0 points on 51.1% shooting in two games this season against the Sixers. Two of Orlando's starters (Nikola Vucevic and Maurice Harkless) are former Sixers first round draft picks but the Philadelphia connections don't stop there as Jameer Nelson returns to Philadelphia where he played 125 career games for Saint Joseph's University. The Magic are 3-27 on the road this season and have lost a team-record 16 straight games away from the Amway Center.
13.7 PPG, 10.8 RPG, 0.9 BPG
Vucevic, 23, is coming off a strong performance against the Wizards on Tuesday night scoring 19 points and grabbing 14 rebounds. He has been a double-double machine putting up eight double-doubles in 11 February games and recording 25 total this season. In four career games against the Sixers, Vucevic is averaging 14.0 points, 16.5 rebounds, and 2.0 assists.
2.7 PPG, 1.2 RPG, 0.1 BPG
Mullens, 25, made his Sixers debut against the Milwaukee Bucks on Monday night scoring nine points while grabbing a rebound, dishing out an assist and blocking one shot in 14 minutes of work on 4-for-6 shooting and 1-for-2 from beyond the arc. In nine career games against the Magic, Mullens is averaging 8.1 points, 4.3 rebounds, and 1.1 assists per game.