The Milwaukee Bucks (26-28) currently sit one game out of the Eastern Conference Playoffs as they visit the New York Knicks (19-35) tonight.  Milwaukee has won 5 of their last 7 games including Saturday night holding off Charlotte 93-88.  The Bobcats (27-27) currently own the final spot in the east.

The 8th spot is not the only spot in a realistic grasp for the Bucks; they also trail 7th seeded Miami by 1.5 games, 6th seeded Chicago by 2.5 games and even 5th seeded Toronto by 4.5 games.  Before all that though, there is a long way to go as Head Coach Scott Skiles explains…

AUDIO: Scott Skiles says the playoffs are still a long way away :18

Milwaukee needs to continue to win the games they should.  Their next 3-games are against teams that are not currently in playoff spots.  That P-word remains the goal according to rookie guard Brandon Jennings…

AUDIO: Brandon Jennings says playoffs is the goal :13

The Bucks and Knicks are slated for a 6:30 tip tonight.  Milwaukee has won both meetings this year with the Knicks.

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