Posted Mar 6 2010 11:59PM
NEW YORK (AP) -- The New York Knicks have set an NBA record for 3-point futility by missing all 18 attempts in their 113-93 loss to the New Jersey Nets.
According to the Elias Sports Bureau, the Knicks took the most 3s without making one. Research by STATS, LLC dating to the 1986-87 season found the previous most attempts without a make was 16 by Washington against Boston on Nov. 2, 2007.
Before Saturday, the Knicks last went without a 3-pointer when they were 0 for 6 against the Celtics on March 29, 2006.
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