5 things to watch: Spurs vs. 76ers

The San Antonio Spurs (6-1) will look to extend their winning streak to five tonight as they visit the Philadelphia 76ers (4-3).

The Spurs are coming off a 120-89 blowout win over the Knicks in New York. Danny Green paced the Spurs with 24 points and 10 rebounds while connecting on 6-of-9 three-pointers.

The 76ers are coming off a 125-127 double-overtime loss versus the Cavaliers. Evan Turner led Philly with 31 points in the loss.

And as the Spurs look to keep up their winning ways early this season, here are five things to watch for during tonight's game:

• Over the past two games, 76ers' Thaddeus Young is averaging 22.5 points on 63.3% shooting.

• The Spurs have won the past four meetings against the 76ers.

• Through the first seven games of his NBA career, 76ers' Michael Carter-Williams is averaging 18.7 points, 8.1 assists and 5.9 rebounds.
 
• Philly has scored 100-plus points in five of the seven games this season and is averaging 105.9 ppg overall.
 
• The 76ers' bench has only outscored the opposition’s reserves once this season. Philly’s bench is averaging 25.6 ppg.
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