Opera Philadelphia took a break from its rehearsal for "Carmen" to record an a capella version of the Philadelphia 76ers' catchy retro anthem , "Here Come the Sixers."
Philly can belt out the words .
"No. 1, Philadelphia. Here they come, team of the year. One, two three, four, five, Sixers."
Keep counting — all the way to 16.
The Sixers roar into the postseason on a 16-game winning streak, both the longest for a franchise that boasts The Big Dipper, AI, Dr. J and The Boston Strangler on its all-time roster and also the longest in NBA history to end a season.
Perhaps it's fitting an opera company saluted the Sixers' first...