The two Atlantic Division rivals collide in the opening game of the season in Philadelphia on Wednesday night.
The City of Angels last celebrated a NBA title a decade ago, but bookmakers believe the Clippers and the Lakers can end the wait this season.
The man and his wife held up signs which read "Free Hong Kong" and "Free HK" during the first quarter. After the signs were taken away, he stood up to yell "free Hong Kong," during the second quarter and was ejected shortly afterward.
The Boston Celtics guard took retribution into his own hands after he appeared to be elbowed by the Sixers big man.
The former Celtics star called someone a "d***head" without realizing his microphone was on.
The Sixers' big man was left frustrated after a 112-109 defeat against Boston.
The six-player trade underlines the Sixers are tired of waiting and want to win now.
Simmons finished with 26 points as the Sixers snapped Golden State's 11-game winning run with a road win.
Ingram finished with a career-high 36 points as the Lakers lost 121-105 at home against Philadelphia on Tuesday.
The Sixers big man appeared to move out of the lane to avoid being dunked on by Kawhi Leonard.
Zhaire Smith is unlikely to play this season after the 76ers confirmed he had to go undergo two procedures to solve the issue.
Sixers big man finished with 33 points and 17 rebounds as Philadelphia beat the Suns 119-114.
Christmas Day games also include Sixers vs Celtics and Bucks vs Knicks.
Luckily for the Sixers star it was only a cub.
There's still a chance he'll stay in Cleveland but the 2018 free agency rumor mill is now in full swing.
LeBron can opt out of the final year of his deal with the Cavs this summer.
How far can the Philadelphia 76ers go in this year's playoffs?
Wade scored a season-high 28 points as the Heat leveled the series in Philadelphia.
Embiid watched from the bench as Philadelphia lost at home to Miami in Game Two of their first-round series.
LeBron is expected to opt out of his final year with Cleveland.
Lonzo Ball and Brandon Ingram could make the Lakers a very attractive proposition for James.
But Philadelphia still looks good for a playoff place.
James and Wade came up huge in Philadelphia.