PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — The process is finally paying off. For the first time since the 2011-12 season, the Philadelphia 76ers clinched a playoff spot.
The Sixers clinched on Sunday night after the Indiana Pacers beat the Miami Heat.
The Sixers are currently the fourth seed in the Eastern Conference with a 42-30 record.
Joel Embiid has been averaging just over 23 points and 11 rebounds per game, while Ben Simmons has been a triple-double machine, netting 10 so far.
The Sixers have 10 games left this season.
Last year, the Sixers finished 28-54.