Which NBA team has lost most consecutive games? Record explored as Detroit Pistons lose 26 in a row

The Detroit Pistons lost their twenty sixth straight recreation on Saturday, tying the longest dropping streak in a single season and transferring nearer to the document 28 general dropping streak in league historical past.

The Motor City team fell to the Brooklyn Nets, 126-115, conserving itself winless since Oct. 28. It thrust the Pistons to a tie for the most losses in a season with the 2010–11 Cleveland Cavaliers and the 2013–14 Philadelphia 76ers.

The twenty sixth straight defeat is simply two shy of the document 28 consecutive losses the Sixers had from late the 2014-15 season by means of early 2015-16.

Reigning league MVP Joel Embiid was already a part of the 2014-15 Sixers as a rookie however he missed the whole season, which noticed the team end with an 18-64 document, due to a proper foot damage. It completed its marketing campaign with 10 straight losses.

The following season, they opened their marketing campaign with 18 straight defeats, with Embiid additionally sitting the season with a leg damage.

Philadelphia broke its dropping streak by defeating the LA Lakers, 103-91, on Dec. 1, 2015, in the late nice Kobe Bryant’s ultimate recreation in the City of Brotherly Love.

The Detroit Pistons’ subsequent two video games are a recreation in opposition to the Nets at house on Tuesday and a highway recreation versus the Boston Celtics on Thursday, the place they are going to attempt to finish a harrowing stretch in their marketing campaign and keep away from a not-so-flattering place in NBA historical past.

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Detroit Pistons admit dropping skid powerful to swallow

The Detroit Pistons on Saturday tied one of many worst stretches in league historical past by dropping their twenty sixth straight recreation this season and their gamers simply don’t like the sensation.

Detroit fell to the Brooklyn Nets, 126-115, to tie the 2010-11 Cleveland Cavaliers and 2013-14 Philadelphia 76ers for the most consecutive losses in a season and two shy of the document general of 28 consecutive losses the Sixers had from late in the 2014-15 season by means of early in 2015-16.

The Pistons had been in the sport early in the second half of their highway recreation in opposition to the Nets till the house team went on a 15-0 run to construct a 21-point lead, which the guests couldn’t get better from.

Following the sport, Pistons gamers spoke in regards to the ongoing skid they’re in.

“’None of us went by means of this, ever. This is the toughest factor most likely all of us went by means of, particularly being in the professionals,’ stated heart Isaiah Stewart.”

For his half, Cade Cunningham stated, “Everybody desires to win, all people hates dropping, so it is onerous. We’ve bought to be lifelike as effectively. Can’t simply hold saying the identical issues again and again, like we’ll get the following one. There has to be like a plan of motion, so we’re simply attempting to determine that out.”

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Jaden Ivey led the Detroit Pistons in opposition to the Nets with 23 factors, with Cunningham including 22 and Stewart including 19 factors.

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