The Phoenix Suns have qualified through their 111: 90 victory over the Miami Heat as the first team for the playoffs this season.

Due to the current balance of 53-13 with 16 to remain to remain in the Regular Season, the Suns one of the first six places can no longer be taken. In addition, the Suns also have a lead of 8.5 playing on the second-placed Warriors, according to the PlayOff Simulator of Basketball Reference, they have a chance of 99.9 percent to keep the tip in the West.

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For Phoenix it is the 31st playoff participation of franchise history. So far, they were three times in the finals, but still wait for the profit of a championship.

In the past season, the Suns marched to Siegen over the Lakers, Nuggets and Clippers to the finals, but there had to be beaten there the Milwaukee Bucks in six games.

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The Suns are the most constant team of the season and have not left back from the injuries and failures of their two stars Devin Booker and Chris Paul. The Point Guard is currently on hand injury, whether it will be fit in time for the playoffs, is uncertain.