No matter how good a team is, during the course of an 82 game season there are always going to be a few puzzling losses. Even Michael Jordan's 1995-95 Chicago Bulls suffered a head-scratching defeat or two in their time.
Still, there always manages to be one season-defining loss for each team. Whether it is because of a bad match-up, an injury or just plain being outplayed, every team in the league has had to bounce back from at least one downright embarrassing loss during their 2012-13 campaigns.
Every team may not be created equal, but even the league's best clubs have to deal with a few humiliating losses at the hands of the NBA's bottom-feeders.
Without further ado, here is the worst loss for every franchise this season along with a brief recap of what exactly went wrong.