Originally posted on Knicks Journal  |  Last updated 4/14/12
As the Knicks continue to surge under interim coach Mike Woodson, all the team has on their mind is making advancements and climbing up the playoff ladder in the Eastern Conference. By downing the Wizards in what was a scrimmage-like victory by a score of 103-65 Friday night, the Knicks simply continued onward in their quest. Getting a bit of help in the form of 76ers and Celtics' losses, the team was not only able to inch closer to potentially taking over the division lead, but also officially took control of the 7th playoff seed. If the NBA season were to end today, securing such a spot would net the Knicks a first-round playoff matchup with the Miami Heat, whom they take on tomorrow afternoon at the Garden. Though the Knicks have moved up in the standings and tomorrow's game could very well represent an entertaining playoff preview, there's certainly enough irony to the situation. After having played competitively well against the Bulls, shutting league M.V.P. Derr...
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