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Knicks Vs. Bucks Final Score: J.R. Smith Saves The Day As Knicks Win, 111-107

The New York Knicks got a three-point shot from J.R Smith with a minute left that put the Knicks up for good. Smith's shot stood, and the Knicks went on to beat the Milwaukee Bucks by a final score of 111-107 on Wednesday night in Milwaukee.

This win was the Knicks' third in their last four games. It also puts some distance between New York and Milwaukee for the eighth and final playoff spot in the Eastern Conference. New York is two games ahead of the Bucks with each team having eight games remaining.

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Carmelo Anthony had 32 points and 10 rebounds to lead the Knicks. Tyson Chandler had 19 points and 11 rebounds, and Iman Shumpert had 16 points in the victory.

Monta Ellis had 35 points, six rebounds and ten assists to lead the Bucks. Brandon Jennings had 22 points, and Mike Dunleavy had 19.

The Knicks host the Washington Wizards on Friday night.

For more on the Knicks, be sure to check out our blog Posting and Toasting along with SB Nation New York for all the latest updates and news.

Eastern Standings

Chicago Bulls 58 44-14 .759
Miami Heat 56 40-16 .714
Indiana Pacers 58 36-22 .621
Boston Celtics 58 34-24 .586
Atlanta Hawks 58 34-24 .586
Orlando Magic 58 34-24 .586
Philadelphia 76ers 58 31-27 .534
New York Knicks 58 30-28 .517
Milwaukee Bucks 58 28-30 .483
Detroit Pistons 57 21-36 .368
New Jersey Nets 59 21-38 .356
Cleveland Cavaliers 56 19-37 .339
Toronto Raptors 59 20-39 .339
Washington Wizards 58 14-44 .241
Charlotte Bobcats 56 7-49 .125