The New York Knicks will look to gain ground on the seventh-seeded Philadelphia 76ers, while also fending off the ninth-seeded Milwaukee Bucks, on Friday when they host the lowly Washington Wizards in NBA action at Madison Square Garden. The Knicks are coming off a huge win over the aforementioned Bucks, while the Wizards will ride a two season-high two game winning streak into Friday's game.
At 30-28, the Knicks currently hold the eighth and final playoff spot in the Eastern Conference. They trail the Sixers by a game and lead the Bucks by two. If New York hangs on to make the playoffs the willl likely play either the Chicago Bulls or Miami Heat in the first round.
Time: 7:30 p.m. ET