Originally written on We Talk Fantasy Sports  |  Last updated 11/19/14
With the 11th pick in the 2013 NBA Draft, the Philadelphia 76ers selected Michael Carter-Williams, PG Syracuse University and he did not disappoint in his debut last night against the Miami Heat.  Imagine being thrown into the fire against the reigning champions and LeBron James to start your career and nearly QUADRUPLE-double!  MCW put up 22 points, dished out 12 assists, had 9 steals and grabbed 7 rebounds, all while turning the ball over just once and committing one foul.  Best part is, he shot 6 of 10 from the floor including 4 of 6 3pt attempts!  He also got to the charity stripe,with 8 free throw attempts and knocked down 6.  Welcome to the NBA young fella, keep it up, but remember, you are supposed to lead your team to Andrew Wiggins!Other NBA Box Score SurprisesAlec Burks - Jazz - 24 points 6 rebound 6 assistsLove him while Trey Burke is sidelinedMiles Plumlee - Suns - 18 points 15 rebounds 3 blocks40 minutes of playing time, Plumlee was officially named the Suns starting Center after Marcin Gortat tradeFrom DowntownTrevor Ariza and Damian Lillad each knocked down 6 three pointers.  Klay Thompson and Francisco Garcia hit 5Clean the GlassDwight Howard,  Kevin Love, Nicola Vucevic, Greg Monroe,  Miles Plumlee, DeMarcus Cousins, Omer Asik, Nicolas Batum, Anthony Davis, Tyler Hansbrough, Zaza Pachulia, Jonas Valanciunas, Trevor Ariza, Chris Bosh, Carmelo Anthony, Enes Kanter, Kevin Garnett and Serge Ibaka each had 10 or more reboundsHoward matched a career high with 26Dishing DimesLeBron James, Michael Carter-Williams, Ricky Rubio, John Wall and Jose Calderon each had double digit assists.  They each had 4 turnovers, except MCW who had just oneBlock PartyTyson Chandler and Roy Hibbert each swatted 5 shotsHibbert had 7 on opening night to give him 12 in 2 gamesPicking PocketsMCW led the NBA last night with 9 steals.  Al Horford and Reggie Jackson had 5 eachFree Points at the Charity StripeKevin Durant did what he does best, drawing fouls, and scored 22 of his 42 points at the free throw line!  He missed just 2 of his 24 attempts.  Kevin Love, Greg Monroe, Paul George, Jeff Teague, Kyle Lowry and Eric Bledsoe each attempted at least 10 free throws
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