On This Date in NBA Playoffs History: May 6, The 1994 Knicks Won First-Round Series

May 5, 2013; New York, NY, USA; New York Knicks former center Patrick Ewing smiles while the crowd cheers for him during the first half at Madison Square Garden. Mandatory Credit: Danny Wild-USA TODAY Sports

1994 – With a 102-92 New York Knicks victory over the New Jersey Nets in Game 4, the Knicks defeated the Nets in the first round. This 1994 Knicks team was the last one in a non-lockout year to make it to the NBA Finals. Patrick Ewing, who attended the Knicks’ Game 1 of the Eastern Conference Semifinals on Sunday, had a game-high 36 points on that day.

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