NBA Wrap: Sixers tie worst start

The Philadelphia 76ers tied the 2009-10 New Jersey Nets for the worst start to an NBA season after they were beaten 92-84 by the Memphis Grizzlies on Sunday. 

It was the 18th straight loss this season for the Sixers, who also have the worst losing streak in US sports history stretching back to last season. 

Isaiah Cannan top-scored for the Sixers with 16 points, while Grizzlies point guard Mike Conley finished with 20 points.

Kemba Walker scored 22 points as the Charlotte Hornets beat the Milwaukee Bucks 87-82.

Khris Middleton was the standout player for the Bucks as he scored 19 points, grabbed five rebounds and dished out six assists. 

The Los Angeles Clippers registered their 13th consecutive win over the Minnesota Timberwolves following a 107-99 victory. 

Blake Griffin starred for the Clippers as he recorded 26 points, eight rebounds and eight assists. 

Andrew Wiggins was the Timberwolves’ top-scorer with 21 points. 

An all-round performance by the Brooklyn Nets saw them notch their fourth win of the season as they skirted past the Detroit Pistons 87-83. 

Thaddeus Young was the Nets’ best performer as he finished with a double-double, which consisted of 19 points and 10 rebounds. 

Kentavious Caldwell-Pope had 21 points for the Pistons. 

Victor Oladipo scored 19 points to lead the Orlando Magic to a 110-91 win over the Boston Celtics

Oladipo was well supported by Nikola Vucevic, who dropped 18 points and pulled down 10 rebounds. 

Isaiah Thomas scored a team-high 20 points for the Celtics. 

Eric Bledsoe and Mirza Teletovic both scored 20 points as the Phoenix Suns snapped a four-game losing streak with a 107-102 victory over the Toronto Raptors

Demar DeRozan was the best performer for the Raptors as he scored 29 points on 11 of 20 shooting. 

James Harden dropped 26 points as the Houston Rockets defeated the New York Knicks 116-111 in overtime. 

Harden received some excellent support from power forward Clint Capela, who ended up with 18 points and 11 rebounds. 

Aaron Afflalo went 13 of 19 from the field to finish with 31 points. 

The Indiana Pacers held off a late rally by the Los Angeles Lakers to triumph 107-103 at the Staples Center. 

Paul George had yet another superb performance as he scored 39 points on 10 of 21 shooting. 

Jordan Clarkson and Nick Young scored 22 points apiece for the Lakers. 

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