Follow us on...
Follow us on Twitter Follow us on Facebook Watch us on YouTube
Register
Page 1 of 6 1234 ... LastLast
Results 1 to 15 of 77
  1. #1
    Atomic Punk I Coulda Hada VH's Avatar
    Join Date
    12.29.00
    Location
    Land O' Lakers
    Posts
    30,507
    Favorite VH Album

    The First One
    Favorite VH Song

    I'm The One
    Last Online

    12.16.17 @ 06:16 PM
    Likes
    10,350
    Liked 16,570 Times in 9,398 Posts

    Default What is your most painful/disappointing memory as a sports fan?

    Mine would have to be the Lakers losing the 1984 Finals to the Celtics after gagging at the end of games 2 and 4.

    2nd place would be USC blowing a 12 point lead in the final 6-1/2 minutes against Texas in the 2005 BCS Title Game.

    Last edited by I Coulda Hada VH; 06.20.16 at 02:08 PM.
    "It's so lonely at the top because it's so crowded at the bottom" - Diamond David Lee Roth

    "If at first you don't succeed, then skydiving is not for you"

    "Be careful what you wish for because you just might lose what you already have"

    "Women and Children First ... The REAL Van Halen III"

  2. #2
    Atomic Punk I Coulda Hada VH's Avatar
    Join Date
    12.29.00
    Location
    Land O' Lakers
    Posts
    30,507
    Favorite VH Album

    The First One
    Favorite VH Song

    I'm The One
    Last Online

    12.16.17 @ 06:16 PM
    Likes
    10,350
    Liked 16,570 Times in 9,398 Posts

    Default

    I meant to title this thread What is your most painful/disappointing memory as a sports fan?

    Can one of the moderators please correct it?

    Thank you!
    "It's so lonely at the top because it's so crowded at the bottom" - Diamond David Lee Roth

    "If at first you don't succeed, then skydiving is not for you"

    "Be careful what you wish for because you just might lose what you already have"

    "Women and Children First ... The REAL Van Halen III"

  3. #3
    Romeo Delight Big Guitars's Avatar
    Join Date
    12.17.14
    Location
    Amherst, Ohio
    Posts
    118
    Favorite VH Album

    VH I
    Favorite VH Song

    I'm the One
    Last Online

    12.15.17 @ 04:17 PM
    Likes
    561
    Liked 93 Times in 48 Posts

    Default

    I grew up in Cleveland.
    Pick any one of the named
    Soul - crushing losses.

    The Drive
    The Fumble
    The Shot


    Sent from the Batcave.

  4. The Following Member Likes This Post:


  5. #4
    Atomic Punk I Coulda Hada VH's Avatar
    Join Date
    12.29.00
    Location
    Land O' Lakers
    Posts
    30,507
    Favorite VH Album

    The First One
    Favorite VH Song

    I'm The One
    Last Online

    12.16.17 @ 06:16 PM
    Likes
    10,350
    Liked 16,570 Times in 9,398 Posts

    Default

    Quote Originally Posted by Big Guitars View Post
    I grew up in Cleveland.
    Pick any one of the named
    Soul - crushing losses.

    The Drive
    The Fumble
    The Shot


    Sent from the Batcave.
    You must be on cloud 9 right now, though!
    "It's so lonely at the top because it's so crowded at the bottom" - Diamond David Lee Roth

    "If at first you don't succeed, then skydiving is not for you"

    "Be careful what you wish for because you just might lose what you already have"

    "Women and Children First ... The REAL Van Halen III"

  6. #5
    Atomic Punk JUNGLE DRUMMER's Avatar
    Join Date
    04.20.07
    Age
    44
    Posts
    9,142
    Favorite VH Album

    WOMEN AND CHILDREN FIRST/ADKOT
    Favorite VH Song

    EVERYBODY WANTS SOME!!
    Last Online

    12.16.17 @ 05:18 PM
    Likes
    32,716
    Liked 8,782 Times in 4,752 Posts


    Premium Member

    Default

    Fucking last night is Número Uno.

    Also, the Mariners letting their 116 win season in 2001 go in the shitter, similar to the Dubs last night.

    Oh, number two would actually have to be when UNLV lost to Duke in 1991 when they were trying to repeat as champs. Damn, I hate Duke as much as the Patriots. I don't think Tarkanian ever got over that defeat. There's a coach I would've loved to have played for.

    Peyton and the Broncos getting shellacked by the Seahawks was not much fun. I was probably the only person in Washington State rooting for the Sheriff that day.

  7. #6
    Romeo Delight Big Guitars's Avatar
    Join Date
    12.17.14
    Location
    Amherst, Ohio
    Posts
    118
    Favorite VH Album

    VH I
    Favorite VH Song

    I'm the One
    Last Online

    12.15.17 @ 04:17 PM
    Likes
    561
    Liked 93 Times in 48 Posts

    Default

    Quote Originally Posted by I Coulda Hada VH View Post
    You must be on cloud 9 right now, though!
    I'm still having a hard time believing it's for real.


    Sent from the Batcave.

  8. #7
    Forum Frontman It's Mike's Avatar
    Join Date
    03.26.06
    Age
    43
    Location
    Vaughan, Ontario, Canada
    Posts
    34,156
    Favorite VH Album

    like them all, no favourite
    Last Online

    12.16.17 @ 06:43 PM
    Likes
    1,320
    Liked 6,706 Times in 3,725 Posts

    Default

    Wide right. And the Knicks losing to the rockets would be the most painful.

    Sent from my Z10 using Tapatalk

  9. #8
    Emperor of VHLinks.com Brett's Avatar
    Join Date
    09.02.99
    Age
    46
    Location
    Somewhere Near LA
    Posts
    68,728
    Favorite VH Album

    Fair Warning
    Favorite VH Song

    Unchained
    Last Online

    12.16.17 @ 05:40 PM
    Likes
    1,265
    Liked 11,593 Times in 4,941 Posts

    Default What is your most painful/disappointment memory as a sports fan?

    USC losing in 2006 to a Texas team they were so far superior to and had the game in hand against. That game will never go away for me.

    Ralph Sampson's miracle tip-in to eliminate the Lakers in the WCF in '86 hurt a lot too.
    Webmaster
    VHLinks.com - Your Van Halen Internet Resource Guide
    http://www.vhlinks.com

    JamToThis.com
    Audio/Video Trading Community
    Tons of Van Halen!

  10. #9
    Good Enough BlindtotheWorld's Avatar
    Join Date
    05.18.09
    Age
    44
    Location
    Philadelphia
    Posts
    2,061
    Favorite VH Album

    OU812
    Favorite VH Song

    Romeo Delight/Mine All Mine
    Last Online

    12.15.17 @ 10:04 AM
    Likes
    852
    Liked 1,035 Times in 506 Posts

    Default

    In 1993, the Phillies being a half inning away from forcing a Game 7 and............enter Joe Carter. It doesn't help that his home run is a favorite of any WS highlight reel so I keep having to watch it over and over and over.
    "...it's steak and whiskey time in America." - bklynboy68

  11. #10
    Forum Frontman fudd's Avatar
    Join Date
    02.22.08
    Age
    38
    Location
    Earth
    Posts
    14,307
    Favorite VH Album

    Fair warning, 5150
    Favorite VH Song

    HAIL, love walks in, 5150
    Last Online

    @
    Likes
    1,321
    Liked 6,351 Times in 3,192 Posts


    Premium Member

    Donor

    Default

    Being a braves fan in general. It's just painful.


    Sent from my iPhone using swagger

  12. #11
    Atomic Punk RRvh1's Avatar
    Join Date
    02.13.11
    Location
    Ontari-ari-ari-o!
    Posts
    16,430
    Favorite VH Album

    VH, 1984, 5150, F.U.C.K.
    Favorite VH Song

    A few of Daves, a few of Sams!
    Last Online

    12.16.17 @ 06:44 PM
    Likes
    6,139
    Liked 6,981 Times in 5,014 Posts


    Premium Member

    Default

    Tyson getting KO'd by Douglas was a major upset, in more ways than one...
    "There's too many people on this basketball that's floating around the sun, who are too afraid to allow themselves to FEEL" - Edward Van Halen
    "Van Halen was never about the singer..." - a very wise fan.
    "Embrace the past. Live in the moment but keep your eyes on the future, and keep on moving forward..." - Richie Sambora

  13. #12
    Hang 'Em High
    Join Date
    06.17.03
    Age
    30
    Location
    New Brunswick Canada
    Posts
    6,980
    Favorite VH Album

    You name it
    Favorite VH Song

    See above
    Last Online

    12.16.17 @ 05:15 AM
    Likes
    310
    Liked 226 Times in 162 Posts

    Default

    Easily the bullshit loss to the Tampa Bay Lightning in 2004 in Calgary. Flames Martin Gelinas, who scored every other series winning goal that year, seemed to score to give the Flames the lead at home in game 6 of the cup final. Goal was ruled inconclusive, Tampa won the series in 7. It's been 12 years and it still bothers me to remember it.

  14. The Following Member Likes This Post:


  15. #13
    Atomic Punk Dave's Dreidel's Avatar
    Join Date
    01.10.05
    Age
    47
    Location
    Kate Upton's Closet
    Posts
    37,924
    Favorite VH Album

    Alex, Dave, Ed and Mike
    Favorite VH Song

    The songs with Ed on them
    Last Online

    12.16.17 @ 06:36 AM
    Likes
    3,510
    Liked 18,161 Times in 8,975 Posts

    Default

    Fucking...Kirk...Gibson.
    Taylor Swift is nice to look at. Adele can sing.

    Emperor Brett - "I can't believe you guys are analyzing song-by-song Van Halen III? What next, analyzing the script of Stroker Ace looking for some shred of Citizen Kane?"

    David Lee Roth did the impossible. He made Van Halen better. Deal with it!

    Preferred pronouns: he/him/his

    Hurricane Halen - Let's all gingery touch our sword tips!!!

    DONATE TO THE LINKS YA CHEAP BASTARDS!!!!

  16. The Following Member Likes This Post:


  17. #14
    Atomic Punk I Coulda Hada VH's Avatar
    Join Date
    12.29.00
    Location
    Land O' Lakers
    Posts
    30,507
    Favorite VH Album

    The First One
    Favorite VH Song

    I'm The One
    Last Online

    12.16.17 @ 06:16 PM
    Likes
    10,350
    Liked 16,570 Times in 9,398 Posts

    Default

    Quote Originally Posted by Dave's Dreidel View Post
    Fucking...Kirk...Gibson.
    Are you an Oakland A's fan?
    "It's so lonely at the top because it's so crowded at the bottom" - Diamond David Lee Roth

    "If at first you don't succeed, then skydiving is not for you"

    "Be careful what you wish for because you just might lose what you already have"

    "Women and Children First ... The REAL Van Halen III"

  18. #15
    Atomic Punk Dave's Dreidel's Avatar
    Join Date
    01.10.05
    Age
    47
    Location
    Kate Upton's Closet
    Posts
    37,924
    Favorite VH Album

    Alex, Dave, Ed and Mike
    Favorite VH Song

    The songs with Ed on them
    Last Online

    12.16.17 @ 06:36 AM
    Likes
    3,510
    Liked 18,161 Times in 8,975 Posts

    Default

    They're my AL team.

    I'm mainly a Nationals fan now, as I live in the area and we finally got a team.
    Taylor Swift is nice to look at. Adele can sing.

    Emperor Brett - "I can't believe you guys are analyzing song-by-song Van Halen III? What next, analyzing the script of Stroker Ace looking for some shred of Citizen Kane?"

    David Lee Roth did the impossible. He made Van Halen better. Deal with it!

    Preferred pronouns: he/him/his

    Hurricane Halen - Let's all gingery touch our sword tips!!!

    DONATE TO THE LINKS YA CHEAP BASTARDS!!!!

 

 

Similar Threads

  1. 12 Extremely Disappointing Facts About Popular Music
    By dropdeadlegs in forum VH Fans Meeting Place (Music Only)
    Replies: 14
    Last Post: 12.11.11, 05:35 PM
  2. Oil prices drop after disappointing jobs report
    By voivod in forum VH Fans Meeting Place (Non-Music)
    Replies: 2
    Last Post: 01.08.11, 05:42 AM
  3. Replies: 5
    Last Post: 10.09.08, 04:34 AM
  4. A painful goodbye from Eddymon
    By Eddymon in forum Main VH Discussion
    Replies: 24
    Last Post: 03.17.02, 01:47 AM
  5. A painful goodbye from Eddymon
    By Eddymon in forum Main VH Discussion
    Replies: 6
    Last Post: 02.26.02, 08:50 AM

Tags for this Thread

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •