On This Date in NBA Playoffs History: May 21, The Last Time the Knicks Made Eastern Conference Finals


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

2000 – The New York Knicks clinched the second-round series victory after beating the Miami Heat in Game 7, 83-82. Latrell Sprewell and Patrick Ewing led the way with 24 and 20 points, respectively. This day in 2000 is the last time that the Knicks made it the Eastern Conference Finals.

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