Sixers v. Nets
Nets - The Nets have won seven of their last 11 games against the Sixers but they have lost their last two games in Philadelphia. Overall, the Nets are currently in the midst of a three-game road losing streak but a win tonight would move them to 11-11 on the road since January 1st. Brooklyn boasts the best record in the Eastern Conference since the New Year going 31-13 and working their way into the fifth seed in the East. The Nets are 33-10 this season when holding their under 100 points and they are an impressive 17-1 when shooting 50.0% or better from the field. They can really close out opponents going 38-3 when leading after two periods.
14.4 PPG, 6.2 APG, 2.6 RPG
Williams, 29, scored just eight points for the Nets on Friday night facing the Detroit Pistons but he dished out a team-high 10 assists. It was his first double-digit assist game since January 27th. In 21 career games against the Sixers, Williams is averaging 15.9 points, 9.6 assists and 3.4 rebounds per game.
16.8 PPG, 6.2 APG, 6.1 RPG
Carter-Williams, 22, put the team on his back Friday night against the Celtics scoring 24 points while dishing out six assists and grabbing six rebounds. He has now scored 21 or more points in three of his last four games. He;s averaging 20.8 points over that span. In two career games against the Nets, Carter-Williams is averaging 18.0 points, 7.0 assists and 2.5 rebounds per game.