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BKN vs PHI Dream11 Team Prediction Basketball, NBA Regular Season, Brooklyn Nets vs Philadelphia 76ers, 8 January

BKN VS PHI Dream11 Team Prediction, NBA Regular Season: BKN vs PHI Dream11 Basketball Match Season match-up: Philadephia is the red-hot team in the Eastern Conference and currently occupy first place in the rankings, they are coming off a tense victory against the Wizards, led by a 38 points effort by their Superstar Center Joel Embiid and in this game, Philly staved off a 60-point effort by Bradley Beal. On the other hand, the Nets beat Jazz by 34 points in a game where Kyrie  Irving led them with 29 points, and Jarret Allen had a monster game with 19 points and 18 rebounds.  The Nets have split their first 8 games, and the Sixers have won 7 out of their 8 games. For the Sixers, the addition of Seth Curry has boosted their line-up and Tobias Harris has also stepped out to assist Ben Simmons and Joel Embiid, while Shake Milton has been phenomenal off the bench. The Brooklyn Nets will need production from Caris Levert and Joe Harris to cement the Guard and Forward position against a formidable foe in the form of Sixers. Nets will try to extract the home-court advantage to best the Sixers. Nets are playing without the talent of Kevin Durant and Spencer Dinwiddie in this game which gives the Sixers an edge at the Forward position.

BKN vs PHI Dream11 Basketball Match Season match-up:
Games: 08 | 08
Wins:  04| 07
Defeats: 04| 01

BKN vs PHI Dream11 Match Prediction Match Basics:
Host: Brooklyn Nets
Visitors: Philadelphia 76ers
Match Timing: 8 January, @06:00 AM
Venue: Barclays Center

Brooklyn Nets vs Philadelphia 76ers, NBA Team News:
Brooklyn Nets team News:
Status out: Kevin Durant: The stellar SF will remain out for the game against the Sixers.
Nicolas Claxton: Claxton will not participate in the game against Philly
Spencer Dinwiddie: The PG has been ruled for a long time and will not play in this game.
Status Questionable: Reggie Perry: The Power Forward is questionable for the fixture against the Philadelphia 76ers.
Rodions Kurucks: Rodions is questionable for the game against the Philly
Brooklyn Nets active roster: Kevin Durant, Kyrie Irving, Spencer Dinwiddie, Joe Harris, DeAndre Jordan, Caris Levert, Jarrett Allen, Taurean Prince, Timothy Luwabu-Cabarrot, Rodions Kurucks, Tyler Johnson, Bruce Brown, Jeremiah Martin, Reggie Perry, and Landry Shamet.

Philadelphia 76ers team News:
Status out: Mike Scott: The Power Forward won’t participate in the game against the Nets.
Furkan Korkmaz: The Shooting Guard has been ruled out of the fixture against the Nets.
Status Questionable: No further issues for the relatively healthy 76ers.
Philadelphia 76ers active roster: Ben Simmons, Danny Green, Tobias Harris, Seth Curry, Joel Embiid, Matisse Thybulle, Shake Milton, Dwight Howard, Tyrese Maxey, Justin Anderson, and Tony Bradley.

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BKN vs PHI Dream11 Match Prediction
The Nets are shorthanded right now at the Forward position in absence of their Superstar Forward Kevin Durant. The injury to Spencer Dinwiddie has also affected the depth of the squad, and now Caris Levert needs to step up his game and become a consistent contributor to the Nets’ cause. Philly has been red hot and they look like a better team than the Brooklyn Nets as of now. 76ers will have an edge over the Nets, with the form of Tobias Harris, Joel Embiid, and Seth Curry, they have made a lot of noise this season. Brooklyn Nets need to provide help to Kyrie Irving and fill the void left by Kevin Durant if they are to overpower the talent of the Philadelphia 76ers.

Brooklyn Nets vs Memphis Grizzlies, Key Players:
Joel Embiid
PPG: 25.3
RPG: 11.7
APG: 3.3
BPG: 1.9
Joel Embiid has been the monster at both ends of the court and he has been more than a handful to handle this season. He has given immense strength to the 76ers and has put up consistent performances to bolster their chances in the current season. He is coming off 38 points, 8 rebounds, 5 assists, 3 steals, and 3 blocks performance in the win against Wizards, displaying his stat-sheet stuffing manner in full throttle. He can be considered as a handy Super-Player for the Dream11 Fantasy basketball game.
Kyrie Irving
PPG: 27.1
APG: 6.1
RPG: 5.3
SPG: 1.6
Kyrie Irving has been the heart of the Brooklyn Nets in absence of Kevin Durant. He has carried the major load and has risen to the occasion whenever his team has needed him. For Kyrie, this season is important as he has to counter his critics who question his leadership abilities. He is coming off 29 points, 6 rebounds, 5 assists, and 3 steals outing in the win against the Jazz and will seek similar numbers in the quest against the Sixers.
Ben Simmons
PPG: 13.3
RPG: 9.9
APG: 7.0
Ben Simmons, like Joel Embiid, is a stat-sheet stuffer and his all-around abilities make him a potent option in the open-floor situation. Although Simmons is a bit down on scoring and assists, he is still a remarkable option at the Point Guard position for the Philadelphia 76ers. Simmons lodged 17 points, 12 assists, 6 rebounds, and 2 steals in the win against the Washington Wizards.
Tobias Harris
PPG: 19.3
RPG: 8.0
APG: 3.0
BPG: 1.3
Tobias has started this season in a strong fashion and he is the second-leading scorer for the Sixers right now. He has been consistent with his returns and has solidified himself at the Forward position. He has been a nightmare to guard and has posed numerous problems for the opposition coaches, a part of the reason why Philly has been able to win 7 of their first 8 games. He registered 19 points, 7 rebounds, and 3 assists in the win against the Wizards, almost mimicking his season averages.

Sleeper picks:
Jarrett Allen: Jarrett has replaced DeAndre Jordan as the starter for the Brooklyn Nets. He has performed exceptionally well and is averaging a double-double with 10.8 PPG and 11.6 RPG. He is coming off a strong game against the Jazz, lodging 19 points, 18 rebounds, 2 blocks, and 3 steals in a winning effort.
Seth Curry: Seth Curry is shooting 50%+ both from the field and the 3-pt line, meaning that he has an incredibly efficient start to his Sixers career. He made a strong statement through his performance against the Wizards accumulating 28 points,  5 rebounds, and 3 assists in the win.
Caris Levert: Caris has been a terrific bench player for the Nets, averaging 14.5 PPG and also 5.5 APG, playing more like a Point Guard than his original position of Shooting Guard. He registered 24 points, 5 assists, and 2 steals in the win against the Utah Jazz.

Note
Jarrett Allen is leading the Nets in blocks with 1.8 BPG.
Danny Green leads the Sixers in steals with 1.3 SPG.
Shake Milton is averaging 12 PPG for the Philadelphia 76ers.
Joe Harris is averaging 13.4 PPG for the Brooklyn Nets.