Pacers fall to Sixers, face Atlanta in first round
The Philadelphia 76ers beat the Indiana Pacers to wrap up the NBA regular season Wednesday night.
Philadelphia got 23 points from Dorell Wright in the 105-95 win at Bankers Life Fieldhouse.
The Pacers (49-31) were led by Gerald Green who had a career-high 34 points. Lance Stephenson had 12 points, but the Pacers again failed to win their 50th game and head into the postseason with five losses in their last six games. Indiana rested four starters - Paul George, George Hill, Roy Hibbert and David West.
Indiana will host Atlanta in the first round of the playoffs. Game 1 is Sunday at Bankers Life Fieldhouse, with a start time to be announced.
Game 2 of the best-of-seven series will also be played in Indianapolis.