Streaking Spurs Send 76ers to 25th Straight Loss

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Christian Petersen/Getty Images(SAN ANTONIO) —  Monday night’s game between the Philadelphia 76ers and San Antonio Spurs was a prime example of two NBA franchises going in completely opposite directions.

Austin Daye scored 22 points and Tim Duncan added 19 as the Spurs routed the 76ers 113-91 for their 14th straight victory.  On the other hand, Philadelphia has now lost 25 games in a row.

WIth their latest setback, the 76ers (15-56) are just two more defeats away from tying the NBA record for consecutive losses set by the Cleveland Cavaliers in 2010-11.  They face the Houston Rockets on Thursday.

Kawhi Leonard, Patty Mills, and Cory Joseph also scored in double figures for the Spurs, who maintained the NBA’s best record at 54-16.

Thaddeus Young and Michael Carter-Williams paced Philadelphia with 19 points apiece.

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