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This Date in Knicks History: May 9

Ewing's Return Lifts Knicks To Game 3 Win in '98

(1993) Knicks open the Eastern Conference Semifinals with a 111-95 win over Charlotte at Madison Square Garden. Patrick Ewing scores 33 points.

(1998) Ewing makes his first home appearance since injuring his wrist, leading the Knicks to an 83-76 victory over the Indiana Pacers in Game 3 of the Eastern Conference Semifinals to cut the series deficit to 2-1. Ewing scores a team high 19 points and the Knicks’ bench outscores the Pacers’ bench, 37-14.