Losing Streak

Rudy Gay goes for the dunk vs. the Grizzlies. (credit: Rocky Widner/Getty Images/National Basketball Association)

Slumping Kings Beaten By Grizzlies, 99-89

Isaiah Thomas scored 24 points and Rudy Gay had 23 for the Kings, who have lost five straight and seven of eight.


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Marlins Drop 8th Straight After 5-4 Loss To Marlins

Derek Dietrich tied the game with his first major league home run, Juan Pierre singled in the go-ahead run in the seventh inning and the Miami Marlins dealt the Los Angeles Dodgers their eighth straight loss, 5-4 on Friday night.


Dwight Howard goes up for one of his 22 points. (credit: Noah Graham/National Basketball Association)

Lakers Beat Cavs To Snap 6-Game Losing Streak

Dwight Howard arrived at Staples Center expecting to sit out another game to rest his injured shoulder. He ended up helping the Los Angeles Lakers out of their longest losing streak in nearly six years, which made that shoulder feel a whole lot better.


Kobe Bryant watches the Lakers lose their third straight. (credit: Andrew D. Bernstein/National Basketball Association)

Nuggets Hand Lakers Their 3rd Straight Loss

Ty Lawson had 21 points and 10 assists, Danilo Gallinari scored 20 points and hit a big 3-pointer with 13.8 seconds left, and the Denver Nuggets beat the struggling Los Angeles Lakers 112-105 Sunday night for their fifth win in seven games.


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USC Ends Disappointing Season In Sun Bowl

A season that began with so much promise for Southern California will end Monday in a place few would have expected to see the Trojans this bowl season.



Caltech Athletics Hit With NCAA Sanctions

Another storied Southern California university has joined the USC Trojans under the hammer of NCAA sanctions.


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Caltech’s Male Water Polo Team Breaks 9-Year Losing Streak

What a week, what a week!

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Jack McKeon comes out of retirement to lead the Marlins. (credit: Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images)

Marlins Snap 11-Game Losing Streak By Beating The Angels, 5-2

The Florida Marlins’ new 80-year-old manager still has the winning touch.

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Jack McKeon comes out of retirement to lead the Marlins. (credit: Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images)

Weaver, Angels Spoil McKeon’s Return With 2-1 Win

With their new old manager, the free-falling Florida Marlins had the same old result.


Antawn Jamison, Blake Griffin

Cavs Outlast Clippers To End Record 26-Game Losing Streak

Antawn Jamison’s 3 pointer with 22 seconds left in overtime iced the Cleveland Cavaliers 126-119 win in overtime against the Los Angeles Clippers, snapping a NBA record 26-game losing streak.


Cleveland Cavaliers v Miami Heat

Cavs Find New Way To Lose, Drop 25th In A Row

Over one season or two, no team in NBA history has lost as many games in a row as these Cleveland Cavaliers.



Caltech Losing Streak Extended To 301

The longest losing streak in America may finally be broken when Caltech’s men’s basketball team tips off against Cal Lutheran Wednesday night.


Los Angeles Lakers v Houston Rockets

Rockets Hand Lakers Fourth Straight Loss, 109-99

Kevin Martin scored 22 points and Shane Battier added 11 of his 17 in the final three minutes to lift the Houston Rockets to a 109-99 victory over the Los Angeles Lakers on Wednesday night.


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Padres Beat Dodgers To Snap 10-Game Skid

SAN DIEGO  (AP) — Nick Hundley homered and drove in two runs, and Tim Stauffer filled in for ailing ace Mat Latos as the NL West-leading San Diego Padres snapped their 10-game losing streak Monday […]