Which NBA team had the longest losing streak in the 1987-88 season?

The New Jersey Nets had the longest losing streak within the 1987-88 regular season at 15 straight games. During this streak they lost to their opponents by an average of 10.7 points. The streak started on Mar 23, 1988 and ended on Apr 21, 1988.

Longest 1987-88 NBA Losing Streaks

Team Losing Streak Start End Avg Margin of Defeat
1 New Jersey Nets 15 Mar 23 Apr 21 10.7 pts
2 Los Angeles Clippers 11 Dec 19 Jan 11 18.9 pts
New Jersey Nets 11 Nov 21 Dec 12 18.1 pts
4 Los Angeles Clippers 10 Mar 1 Mar 18 14.4 pts
Phoenix Suns 10 Jan 16 Feb 4 11.6 pts
6 Phoenix Suns 9 Feb 27 Mar 13 14.7 pts
7 Golden State Warriors 8 Feb 24 Mar 8 7.4 pts
Sacramento Kings 8 Feb 18 Mar 2 13.9 pts
Sacramento Kings 8 Dec 1 Dec 13 12.4 pts
10 Golden State Warriors 7 Mar 25 Apr 6 17.1 pts
Golden State Warriors 7 Nov 13 Nov 24 8.6 pts
Los Angeles Clippers 7 Jan 22 Feb 9 16.1 pts
Los Angeles Clippers 7 Feb 12 Feb 25 12.4 pts
Los Angeles Clippers 7 Apr 12 Apr 24 12.3 pts
San Antonio Spurs 7 Mar 4 Mar 14 10.9 pts
16 Cleveland Cavaliers 6 Feb 24 Mar 6 11.8 pts
New Jersey Nets 6 Feb 15 Feb 27 12.7 pts
Sacramento Kings 6 Nov 12 Nov 24 8.8 pts
19 Chicago Bulls 5 Dec 19 Dec 29 9.8 pts
Cleveland Cavaliers 5 Mar 12 Mar 19 5.8 pts
Golden State Warriors 5 Dec 11 Dec 22 25.8 pts
Golden State Warriors 5 Mar 13 Mar 20 9.4 pts
Milwaukee Bucks 5 Apr 11 Apr 19 10.8 pts
New Jersey Nets 5 Jan 20 Jan 29 13.2 pts
New York Knicks 5 Nov 6 Nov 13 8.2 pts
Philadelphia 76ers 5 Jan 16 Jan 27 13.8 pts
Philadelphia 76ers 5 Feb 21 Feb 27 9.0 pts
Philadelphia 76ers 5 Dec 25 Jan 2 8.4 pts
Portland Trail Blazers 5 Nov 10 Nov 18 12.8 pts
San Antonio Spurs 5 Apr 22 May 3 14.6 pts
San Antonio Spurs 5 Feb 4 Feb 15 11.0 pts
Seattle SuperSonics 5 Jan 29 Feb 9 9.8 pts
Washington Bullets 5 Nov 17 Nov 24 12.6 pts
Washington Bullets 5 Dec 22 Jan 2 8.0 pts
35 Atlanta Hawks 4 Jan 26 Feb 2 6.0 pts
Cleveland Cavaliers 4 Nov 7 Nov 14 11.2 pts
Dallas Mavericks 4 Jan 30 Feb 4 12.0 pts
Dallas Mavericks 4 Mar 28 Apr 3 11.5 pts
Detroit Pistons 4 Mar 28 Apr 3 4.0 pts
Golden State Warriors 4 Apr 19 Apr 24 18.2 pts
Golden State Warriors 4 Jan 7 Jan 13 14.0 pts
Houston Rockets 4 Dec 12 Dec 19 9.5 pts
Indiana Pacers 4 Mar 26 Apr 3 6.8 pts
Indiana Pacers 4 Mar 1 Mar 6 5.8 pts
New Jersey Nets 4 Dec 29 Jan 6 12.5 pts
New Jersey Nets 4 Nov 6 Nov 15 9.2 pts
New York Knicks 4 Dec 1 Dec 6 9.8 pts
Philadelphia 76ers 4 Apr 1 Apr 10 12.0 pts
Phoenix Suns 4 Dec 11 Dec 18 15.8 pts
Sacramento Kings 4 Apr 12 Apr 17 10.0 pts
Sacramento Kings 4 Mar 9 Mar 15 9.5 pts
Sacramento Kings 4 Mar 29 Apr 3 5.0 pts
San Antonio Spurs 4 Jan 9 Jan 16 5.8 pts
Seattle SuperSonics 4 Feb 13 Feb 18 13.8 pts
Utah Jazz 4 Dec 16 Dec 21 12.8 pts
Washington Bullets 4 Dec 2 Dec 8 13.5 pts
Washington Bullets 4 Feb 10 Feb 17 9.2 pts
Washington Bullets 4 Mar 17 Mar 23 8.0 pts

Were there any historic NBA losing streaks in the 1987-88 season?

Yes, one losing streak during the 1987-88 NBA season is in the all time top 50 losing streaks in the same season. The 15 game losing streak by the New Jersey Nets is the 50th longest same season losing streak in NBA history.

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