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76ers Vs. Warriors Preview: Sixers Need A Win On 'Wilt Night'

The Philadelphia 76ers will face the Golden State Warriors on the 50th anniversary of Wilt Chamberlain's 100-point game.


76ers Schedule 2012: 'Wilt Night' And Re-Match With The Chicago Bulls

The Philadelphia 76ers are in the midst of a terrible stretch of basketball, losing six of their last seven games and failing to score 100 points since a January 23 win over the Washington Wizards. This weekend they will look to bounce back with two home games, beginning against the Warriors on Friday night.

Friday's game against the Warriors will be televised on ESPN – deemed "Wilt Night" on the 50 year anniversary of Wilt's 100 point game. To commemorate the night in history, every fan in attendance will receive a 2"x2" piece of the actual court Chamberlain dropped a hundo on.

The Sixers play again on ESPN, Sunday night, when they host the Chicago Bulls. The two teams met a month ago, on February 1, when the Sixers impressively won by 16 points. The Bulls currently have the second best record in the Eastern Conference.

For more on the 76ers, head over to the SB Nation blog Liberty Ballers.


76ers Schedule 2012: Sixers Host Hawks Before Traveling to Miami

Coming off their fourth loss of the season the first place Philadelphia 76ers look to bounce back this weekend when they host the Atlanta Hawks Friday before traveling to Miami to play LeBron James and the Heat on Saturday.

Up to this point in the season the Sixers have had the second easiest schedule in the NBA, playing teams with a combined winning percentage of .392. They will be tested this weekend against the Hawks and Heat, who have a combined winning percentage of .724.

Playing without their All-Star power forward, the Atlanta Hawks have won seven of their last eight games and bring a four game winning streak into Philadelphia on Friday night. They last played Wednesday when the defeated the Portland Trail Blazers 92-89 in Atlanta.

The Heat have also been playing without one of their best players – Dwyane Wade has missed the last two games with an ankle injury – but have won two straight behind the stellar play of LeBron James. They easily defeated Kobe Bryant and the Los Angeles Lakers on Thursday night.

For more 76ers coverage, visit Liberty Ballers. Head over to SB Nation's NBA page for complete league coverage.

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