Bucks' playoff history

Originally Published: May 5, 2004

SERIES BY SERIES BREAKDOWN
2003-04
Lost to Detroit, 4-1, first round
2002-03
Lost to New Jersey, 4-2, first round
2000-01
Defeated Orlando, 3-1, first round
Defeated Charlotte, 4-3, conference semifinals
Lost to Philadelphia, 4-3, conference finals
1999-00
Lost to Indiana, 3-2, first round
1998-99
Lost to Indiana, 3-0, first round
1990-91
Lost to Philadelphia, 3-0, first round
1989-90
Lost to Chicago, 3-1, first round
1988-89
Defeated Atlanta, 3-2, first round
Lost to Detroit, 4-0, conference semifinals
1987-88
Lost to Atlanta, 3-2, first round
1986-87
Defeated Philadelphia, 3-2, first round
Lost to Boston, 4-3, conference semifinals
1985-86
Defeated New Jersey, 3-0, first round
Defeated Philadephia, 4-3, conference semifinals
Lost to Boston, 4-0, conference finals
1984-85
Defeated Chicago, 3-1, first round
Lost to Philadelphia, 4-0, conference semifinals
1983-84
Defeated Atlanta, 3-2, first round
Defeated New Jersey, 4-2, conference semifinals
Lost to Boston, 4-1, conference finals
1982-83
Defeated Boston, 4-0, conference semifinals
Lost to Philadelphia, 4-1, conference finals
1981-82
Lost to Philadelphia, 4-2, conference semifinals
1980-81
Lost to Philadelphia, 4-3, conference semifinals
1979-80
Lost to Seattle, 4-3, conference semifinals
1977-78
Defeated Phoenix, 2-0, conference semifinals
Lost to Denver, 4-3, conference finals
1975-76
Lost to Detroit, 2-1, conference semifinals
1973-74
Defeated Los Angeles Lakers, 4-1, conference semifinals
Defeated Chicago, 4-0, conference finals
Lost to Boston, 4-3, NBA Finals
1972-73
Lost to Golden State, 4-2, conference semifinals
1971-72
Defeated Golden State, 4-1, conference semifinals
Lost to Los Angeles Lakers, 4-2, conference finals
1970-71
Defeated San Francisco 4-1, conference semifinals
Defeated Los Angeles Lakers, 4-1, conference finals
Defeated Baltimore, 4-0, NBA Finals
1969-70
Defeated Philadelphia, 4-1, conference semifinals
Lost to New York, 4-1, conference finals