This is an article from the Dec. 7, 2015 issue
Consecutive losses in October and November over the past three seasons for the 76ers, who have not won a game in those two months since beating Milwaukee in overtime on Nov. 22, 2013. Philadelphia is 0--18, tying the NBA record for worst record to start a season.
Straight games with either a goal or an assist by Blackhawks forward Patrick Kane, a record for U.S.-born players. Kane, a native of Buffalo, has a point in all but two games this season.
Score by which Siena Heights beat Great Lakes Christian in an NAIA women's basketball game last Saturday. Great Lakes, which fell to 0--7 on the season, shot 0 for 29 from the field, including 0 for 13 from three-point range, and went scoreless over the final three quarters of the game.
THEY SAID IT
"IF YOU CAN'T IMITATE HIM, DON'T COPY HIM."
President Barack Obama
Using a Yogi-ism while presenting a posthumous Presidential Medal of Freedom to Yogi Berra on Nov. 24.
SIGN OF THE APOCALYPSE
Before the OSU-Michigan game Ohio governor John Kasich put forth a resolution banning pleated khakis, calling them an "earthly garment that may be workplace appropriate for Jake from State Farm."