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The greatest chokes in sports history

Toronto Maple Leafs, NHL Eastern Conference Quarterfinals, 2013: Losses don't get more painful than this. Leading 4-2 with under two minutes remaining in Game 7, the Leafs somehow let the Boston Bruins score two straight goals plus an overtime clincher. Boston would advance to the Stanley Cup finals. Toronto would wonder how it all went so wrong so fast.

The greatest chokes in sports history

June 19, 2013

Sometimes when the spotlight's brightest, sports stars don't shine, they trip and fall off the stage. On Tuesday night, the San Antonio Spurs held an NBA title in their hands, and then fumbled it away. History suggests they'll have trouble recovering from their Game 6 implosion, but if nothing else, they'll have company. Get ready to cringe as you read of the greatest chokes in sports history. – Jay Busbee