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Knicks-Sixers game determines nothing, but the pursuit of No. 6 seed adds intrigue

Updated: April 6, 2011, 9:20 AM ET
By Ian Begley | Special to ESPNNewYork.com

NEW YORK -- Nothing will be decided Wednesday night when the New York Knicks take on the Philadelphia 76ers. Neither team can lock down a specific playoff seed. Neither team will have a clearer idea of who it'll face in the first round of the playoffs.

But the Knicks' 78th game of the regular season is significant for other reasons.

It wasn't long ago that folks were wondering whether the Knicks would slip into the eighth spot in the Eastern Conference. With a win Wednesday ...

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