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Rondo powers Celtics past James-less Heat

...single-season losing streak. The Cleveland Cavaliers set the record of 26 consecutive losses in the 2010-11 season. The Vancouver Grizzlies (1995-96), Denver Nuggets (1997-98) and Charlotte Bobcats (2011-12) each lost 23 in a row. NETS...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nba/2014-03-19/rondo-powers-celtics-past-jam
Pelicans snap Hawks' five-game winning streak

...Philadelphia on Friday night, sending the Sixers to their 23rd consecutive loss.The Sixers have matched the Vancouver Grizzlies (1995-96), Denver Nuggets (1997-98) and Charlotte Bobcats (2011-12) for the second-longest single-season...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nba/2014-03-21/pelicans-snap-hawks-five-game
Hawks trounce lowly Raptors

...will match the league's all-time mark for consecutive futility, a record shared by the 1995-96 expansion Vancouver Grizzlies and 1997-98 Denver Nuggets.76ERS 106, NETS 92 In Newark, N.J., Lou Williams scored 26 points and Jrue...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nba/2011-02-03/hawks-trounce-lowly-raptors
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Turner enters exclusive bargaining over teams

...dealerships. He has attempted before to buy an NBA team, including the Charlotte Hornets, Orlando Magic and Vancouver Grizzlies. Earlier this year he also had discussions about buying the NHL's Dallas Stars. He is a former minority owner...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/05/01/oth_371375.shtml
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Mayor defiant, fans sad as Hornets get move approval

...stay in Charlotte. February 2001: New Orleans and state officials announce they will make a pitch to lure the Vancouver Grizzlies, who have applied to move. New Orleans would become a finalist along with Memphis and Louisville, Ky. March...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/05/11/nba_344164.shtml
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Overtime

...bring the Minnesota Timberwolves to New Orleans in 1994, and the city made a major effort last year to land the Vancouver Grizzlies, who moved to Memphis instead. Major League Baseball Baseball might return to D.C. After decades of failed...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/01/18/oth_333692.shtml
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Hornets co-owner says he will move team from Charlotte

...Orleans lost a bid in the mid-1990s to attract the Minnesota Timberwolves and another bid last year to get the Vancouver Grizzlies, who moved to Memphis. "Any time you are trying to work out a deal of any kind, it's better to negotiate...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/01/10/nba_332162.shtml
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Wooldridge meets with aldermen to discuss arena plan

...was put together by the Goal Group, a Washington, D.C.-based consulting firm that helped Memphis land the Vancouver Grizzlies last summer. The board was scheduled to vote Monday on whether to pay the firm a $50,000 contract to continue...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2001/11/30/nba_330607.shtml
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Hawks forward to give $100 a rebound to fund

...each rebound he grabs during the upcoming NBA season. He had 750 rebounds last season when he played with the Vancouver Grizzlies. Abdur-Rahim also is encouraging other players to make contributions based on statistics such as rebounds...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2001/10/04/nba_323803.shtml
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Overtime

...Magic fired Hill in February 1997 after a 24-25 start. He was 31-123 in two-plus seasons as coach of the Vancouver Grizzlies before being fired. ROWING: Daniel Beery and Bill Martin-Doyle of the Augusta Sculling Center teamed up Sunday...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2001/07/31/oth_321873.shtml
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