Sixers @ Nuggets
Nuggets - After beginning the season 14-9, the Nuggets have lost seven straight games. Luckily Denver has won three of the last four matchups against Philadelphia. They've played well at the Pepsi Center putting up a 197-54 (.785) record since the beginning of the 2007-08 season. The Nuggets have gotten a ton of production from their bench as they have scored 50 or more points in eight games and have outscored the opponent's bench in 22 of 29 games this season.
17.8 PPG, 7.5 APG, 5.5 RPG
Carter-Williams, 22, put up 13 points to go along with five assists and five rebound in Sunday's win over the Lakers after dropping 27 points on the Phoenix Suns on Saturday. He has scored in double figures in all but one game in which he has played this season. He was out with a knee injury the last time the Sixers played the Nuggets in December.
17.8 PPG, 7.8 APG, 3.4 RPG
Lawson, 26, had a big game for the Nuggets on Monday dropping 26 points and dishing out seven assists in Denver's 97-94 loss to the Heat. He has scored 13 or more points in each of his last seven games. He also did not play against the Sixers when the two teams played at the Wells Fargo Center on December 7th.