The Nets were strictly business on Sunday. Last night the Nets beat the Pacers in an extremely physical game and earned their first playoff berth in four years. After the 108-96 victory on the road, the young Nets team was celebrating from the floor to the locker room.
“It means a lot, obviously to exceed expectations for a lot of us in here, to see how far we’ve come. It means a ton. Hopefully, it’s a sign of things to come for this organization. ” – Joe Harris
After starting the season 8-18 they fought back hard to clinch their first non-losing record in four years and can make it a winning season by beating Miami in the regular-season finale.
“There was another level of focus, another level of being locked in,” Nets Coach Kenny Atkinson said. “They wanted it so bad, there was an extra energy there in these past few games.”
The Nets will either face Milwaukee or Toronto in the first round.