Topics

Terrence Jones
76ers tie club record with 21st straight loss
76ers tie club record with 21st straight loss

Lance Stephenson scored 25 points and the Indiana Pacers rallied from an early deficit to beat Philadelphia, 99-90, on Monday night, handing the 76ers their franchise-record 21st straight loss. Paul George had 24 points for the Pacers, who staked the 76ers to a 15-6 lead before taking the lead and pulling away. Thaddeus Young had 23 points to lead the 76ers, who tied the Detroit Pistons for the sixth-longest losing streak in NBA history. The Pistons lost 21 straight bridging the 1979-80 and 1980-81 seasons. The Cleveland Cavaliers set the NBA record for consecutive losses with 26, in the 2010-11 season. The 76ers, who haven't won since Jan. 29 at Boston, might be hard-pressed to...

Loading