Game Night: Bobcats vs. Sixers

by Max Rappaport Writer

Wednesday, April 2, 2014, 7:00PM (EST) at Wells Fargo Center, Philadelphia, PA
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TV: Comcast SportsNet | Radio: 97.5 The Fanatic FM

• The Sixers will celebrate Tastykake’s 100th birthday during Wednesday’s game, with the first 5,000 fans in attendance receiving a co-branded Sixers and Tastykake travel mug. The Tastykake mascot will take part in the GEICO Colonial Classic race and receive a birthday cake during the game, and the 76th fan to come through the ticketing turnstiles will receive 100 Tastykakes!

• Michael Carter-Williams was awarded Rookie of the Month honors for March, becoming the first player in franchise history to win the award three times in one season

• Tony Wroten is currently the first player since Bobby Jackson in 2003-04 to average at least 13.0 points, 3.0 rebounds, and 2.0 assists in fewer than 25 minutes per game

• The Bobcats (currently 7th in the Eastern Conference) are on pace to make their second playoff appearance in their 10-season franchise history

• Thaddeus Young has scored 20+ points in eight of the Sixers' past 10 games and has done so 27 times overall this season after doing so 12 times in 2012-13

Tale of the Tape

Category Bobcats (36-38) Sixers (15-57)

PPG Al Jefferson – 21.5 Thaddeus Young – 18.1

RPG Al Jefferson – 10.4 Henry Sims – 6.8

APG Kemba Walker – 5.9 Michael Carter-Williams – 6.3

SPG Kemba Walker – 1.2 Thaddeus Young – 2.2

BPG Al Jefferson – 1.1 Jarvis Varnado – 1.3