Sixers @ Pacers
Pacers - Indiana has started the season white-hot going 11-1 with their only loss coming in game 10 against the Chicago Bulls. They began the year 9-0 marking the first time any team has started 9-0 since the Dallas Mavericks began the year 14-0 in 2002-03. Lance Stephenson turned in a great performance for Indiana Friday night with 10 points, 11 rebounds, and 10 assists for his second triple-double of the year. He become the first Pacer to record more than one triple-double in a season since 2001-02. Roy Hibbert is altering a lot of shots up front for the Pacers leading the league with 50 blocked shots and Indiana as a team lead the NBA with 100 blocks.
21.7 PPG, 6.6 RPG, 3.7 APG
Turner, 25, had a strong game Friday night against the Milwaukee Bucks putting up 27 points and grabbing six rebounds. In 12 career games agaisnt the Pacers, Turner is averaging 10.7 points, 5.6 rebounds, and 3.3 assists per game.
24.6 PPG, 6.5 RPG, 3.2 APG
George, 23, has turned into a superstar for the Pacers. George poured in 27 points against the Celtics on Friday night coming on the heels of a 35-point performance against the Knicks on Wednesday. In 11 career games against the Sixers, George is averaging 11.4 points, 5.9 rebounds, and 2.9 assists.