On April 29, 2001, the New York Knicks beat the Toronto Raptors and took a 2-1 lead in their best-of-5 opening round playoff series. The Knicks would then lose the final two games of that series and every playoff game they have played since.
After last night’s loss to the Miami Heat, the Knicks have now lost 12 straight playoff games over the past 13 seasons. The only other team in the NBA that has failed to win a playoff game during that stretch is the Charlotte Bobcats, who have only existed since 2004-05.
Here’s a look at how many playoff games each franchise has won since the Knicks last win…
Data via Basketball-Reference.com
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