Nets looking to avoid history in NYC

So, it's come to this.

Two once-proud franchises, two organizations that combined to make the Finals three times in five seasons less than a decade ago, are now at the absolute bottom of the Eastern Conference heap. One is threatening to set the league record for longest winless streak to start the season, while the other is sifting through the Memphis Grizzlies' leftovers in hopes of sparking a renaissance.