The 76ers — finally! — get to play a home game Friday night, the last NBA team to appear on its own court. And they will be making up for lost time, playing 18 of their next 22 games at the Wells Fargo Center.
If early results around the league are any indictation, you can expect a lot of Ws among those 18 contests. Through Thursday night, NBA home teams had a blistering .680 winning percentage (.680). That is up over last year's regular season (.604) and last year's postseason (.667).
A look at those home records with the 2010-11 regular season broken down by month: