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New York Knicks extend Philadelphia 76ers' losing streak to 23
New York Knicks extend Philadelphia 76ers' losing streak to 23

Amare Stoudemire had 22 points and 10 rebounds, Carmelo Anthony scored 21 and the New York Knicks got their eighth straight victory, 93-92, over Philadelphia on Friday night, sending the host 76ers to their 23rd consecutive loss. The 76ers have matched the Vancouver Grizzlies (1995-96), Denver Nuggets (1997-98) and Charlotte Bobcats (2011-12) for the second-longest single-season losing streak in NBA history. The Cleveland Cavaliers set the record of 26 straight losses in the 2010-11 season. With 8.6 seconds left and Philadelphia down 92-90, 76ers guard James Anderson mishandled the ball as he attempted to pass it, and it bounced out of bounds. After Anthony made one of two free throws,...

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