The Warriors' Draymond Green and Sixers' Joel Embiid are creating a healthy rivalry, and Steve Kerr knows the Sixers will give Warriors their best shot.
Fultz is out with scapular muscle imbalance in addition to soreness in his right shoulder.
Korkmaz has 19 points and 12 rebounds on Friday night against the Erie Bayhawks.
Transition defense will be a big factor on whether the Sixers stand a chance against the defending champs. The Warriors scored 32 fast-break points in the teams' first meeting of the season.
The Sixers announced Friday that the terms of his current contract have been restructured and the fifth-year forward has signed a four-year extension reportedly worth a combined $61.5 million
Joel Embiid and Ben Simmons struggled in an earlier meeting with the Warriors.
Embiid is the first player in NBA history with at least 46 points, 15 rebounds, seven blocks and seven assists in a game.
Embiid had a transcendent game Wednesday night against the Lakers. But Simmons' great play for the Sixers and his campaign against the NBA's age limit and the NCAA could lead to broader change in basketball.
"One thing about me is that I've never been a player that's given up," the forward says.
Is is possible to track things such as chemistry, mood, heart and effort? With technology rapidly advancing, the answer could be yes.
Joel Embiid also had 15 rebounds, 7 assists, and 7 blocked shots in the 115-109 victory in Los Angeles on Wednesday night.
Joel Embiid explodes for a career night, Ben Simmons continues to dominate around the rim, and other observations from Philly's prime-time win.
Joel Embiid was first player in NBA history with at least 46 points, 15 rebounds, seven blocks and seven assists in a game. He was first Sixer to score at least 40 since Allen Iverson had 45 in 2006.