76ers top Nets 115-90 and clinch playoff berth

New Jersey Nets' Brook Lopez (11) defends as Philadelphia 76ers' Elton Brand (42)scores in the first half of an NBA basketball game on Friday, April 1, 2011, in Philadelphia. (AP Photo/H. Rumph Jr)

April 1, 2011 7:31:13 PM PDT
Thaddeus Young scored 22 points, Elton Brand had 21 and the Philadelphia 76ers clinched a playoff spot with a 115-90 victory over the New Jersey Nets on Friday night.