76ers Lose 26th Straight; Tie NBA Record

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Things have gone from bad to tied for worst for the 76ers.

They matched the record for consecutive losses by a U.S. professional team Thursday night with their 26th defeat in a row. The Houston Rockets beat them, 120-98, at the Toyota Center.

The Cleveland Cavaliers tied that record and a set an NBA mark with 26 straight losses during the 2010-11 season.

via Keith Pompey of the Philadelphia Inquirer