Where Sixers Stand in NBA In-Season Tournament

Sixers vs. Cavaliers Clash: The Philadelphia 76ers are set to face the Cleveland Cavaliers in their fourth and final game of the NBA in-season tournament's Group Play round.

Group A Standings: Heading into the game, the Sixers hold the second spot in East Group A with a 2-1 record and a +12 point differential. 

Pacers' Chance to Clinch: The Pacers, also in action, can secure Group A if they win against the Atlanta Hawks. However, this won't rule out the Sixers, who still have a chance as a Wild Card team.

Elimination Scenarios: If the Sixers and Pacers both win, the Hawks, Hornets, and Cavaliers will be eliminated. 

Wild Card Standings: In the Wild Card standings, the Sixers are in second place, with the Miami Heat leading.

Remaining Opponents: The Sixers hope to improve their Wild Card position, depending on their performance against the Cavaliers. 

Importance of Point Differential: Securing a victory against the Cavaliers is crucial for the Sixers, especially considering the absence of Donovan Mitchell.

Donovan Mitchell's Absence: Mitchell's absence from the Cavaliers gives the Sixers a favorable chance to secure a win and strengthen their position in the tournament.

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