Toughest NBA Records to Break

Photo: Sheedy & Long/SI

Longest single-season winning streak:
Los Angeles Lakers with 33
(Nov. 5, 1971-Jan. 7, 1972)

The Rockets came the closest with their 22 straight wins in 2008. But they weren't anywhere near the 1971-72 Lakers 33-game mark.

Related Galleries


More Galleries

Most Recent: Most Popular: Related:
Facebook Twitter Mobile Podcast RSS Tablet Subscribe Get SI to Go using the following services
SI.com
Hot Topics: Boston Marathon NBA Playoffs NHL Playoffs LaMarcus Aldridge Dwyane Wade Carlos Gomez
TM & © 2014 Time Inc. A Time Warner Company. All Rights Reserved.
Terms under which this service is provided to you. Read our privacy guidelines, your California privacy rights, and ad choices.
SI CoverRead All ArticlesBuy Cover Reprint