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As the race for the eighth, seventh and maybe sixth playoff spots tightens in the East, Brian Fleurantin has compiled the current list. It's also part of our game preview.

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Here's an updated look at the standings and tiebreakers at the bottom of the East

Team Record Games behind Tiebreaker situation
Milwaukee 36-36 - own tiebreaker over Hornets and Heat, split series vs. Pacers, lead 1-0 vs. Celtics (next games are 4/3 and the last day of the season, 4/15), lead 2-1 vs. Nets (final meeting on 4/12)
Miami 33-38 - own tiebreaker over Nets and Celtics, down 2-1 to Hornets (final meeting on 4/7), lost series vs. Pacers and Bucks
Indiana 31-41 - split series with Bucks, tied with Nets (third and final meeting on 3/31), own tiebreaker vs. Hornets and Heat, down 2-1 vs. Celtics (final meeting 4/1)
Boston 31-40 0.5 Won season series vs. Nets, down 1-0 to Bucks, up 2-1 vs. Pacers, tied vs. Hornets (third and final meeting on 3/30)
Brooklyn 30-40 0.5 own tiebreaker vs. Charlotte, lost season series with Celtics, tied with Pacers, lost season series to Miami, down 2-1 to Milwaukee
Charlotte 30-40 0.5 lost season series to Brooklyn, lead 2-1 vs. Heat, lost season series vs. Pacers, tied vs. Boston, won season series vs. Bucks

Tonight, Miami travels to Atlanta, Charlotte goes to Washington, and Boston plays the Knicks.