Memphis led by 24 with 8 mins to play - biggest choke ever?

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Posted: 4/30/2012 12:21:57 AM
Thoughts?
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Posted: 4/30/2012 12:26:45 AM
no excuse for memphis  u r up 20 pts in a PLAYOFF game and plain and simple u choke thats just  pathetic, now the clips way too show some guts, i be mem had them half/full, i  don't know if that was the biggest comeback in nba playoff history but it was the biggest 4th qtr comeback, i remember dal in 03 was down like 20+ to  the spurs and beat them
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Posted: 4/30/2012 12:27:01 AM
I fell asleep when memphis was up by more than 20 in the 4th q, I wake up and sager is interviewing chris paul...
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Posted: 4/30/2012 12:32:09 AM
thats what happen when you relax     you will have a lot time after the game to relax   what a shame
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Posted: 4/30/2012 12:37:28 AM
"Tim Tebow leads incredible comebacks. Rudy happy plays for the Grizzlies. Tebow's faith makes him oppose the happy lifestyle. Clippers came back against the Grizzlies because of Tebow" 
-Skip Bayless
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Posted: 4/30/2012 12:37:41 AM
NFL playoff: Houston Oilers Vs Buffalo Bills
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Posted: 4/30/2012 12:38:51 AM
holy garbage

I turned that garbage off and checked the box score before bed
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Posted: 4/30/2012 12:40:10 AM
QUOTE Originally Posted by enchufes62:

thats what happen when you relax     you will have a lot time after the game to relax   what a shame


man but as much as u relax u might give away 6-10pts
not 27 full pts
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Posted: 4/30/2012 12:46:24 AM
Portlands 15 point lead choked away in gave 7 of the western conference finals
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Posted: 4/30/2012 12:53:00 AM

well this is right up there with the lakers choking away the 24 point lead in game 4 of the finals on their homecourt and the 15 pt lead the heat blew last year against the mavs in game 2 of the finals (that was the best one cuz dirty dwade kept his hand in the air after making the 3)

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Posted: 4/30/2012 12:54:59 AM
QUOTE Originally Posted by dimeplayer68:

NFL playoff: Houston Oilers Vs Buffalo Bills


Funny I was on the wrong side of that one too. friggin Frank Reich I believe.
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Posted: 4/30/2012 12:57:07 AM
QUOTE Originally Posted by ripkarl:

"Tim Tebow leads incredible comebacks. Rudy happy plays for the Grizzlies. Tebow's faith makes him oppose the happy lifestyle. Clippers came back against the Grizzlies because of Tebow" 
-Skip Bayless
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Posted: 4/30/2012 12:58:03 AM

Yankees up 3-0 in the 04 ALCS against the Sox they choked 4 consecutive games

 

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Posted: 4/30/2012 1:01:01 AM
i can't remember a bigger choke...


u have to give a lot of credit to the clip tho because they had every right to pack it in.  paul said del negro wanted to take paul out and paul argued to come back in
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Posted: 4/30/2012 1:02:23 AM
QUOTE Originally Posted by ironlionzion722:

Yankees up 3-0 in the 04 ALCS against the Sox they choked 4 consecutive games

 



That was bad but nowhere and I mean NOWHERE near as bad as the these 2 losses were. I mean up 24 pts with 8 minutes left for Memphis and up 30-3 or whatever it was for Houston against Buffalo and their backup QB takes the cake here.
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Posted: 4/30/2012 4:52:12 AM
[Quote: Originally Posted by ripkarl] "Tim Tebow leads incredible comebacks. Rudy happy plays for the Grizzlies. Tebow's faith makes him oppose the happy lifestyle. Clippers came back against the Grizzlies because of Tebow" 
-Skip Bayless [/Quote
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Posted: 4/30/2012 5:56:58 AM
Look Memphis....

What you have here are rubbish expansion teams, with no culture, no history and no playoff experience.

They think they know but they have got no friggin idea.

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Posted: 4/30/2012 9:40:06 AM
alot of people are waking up to a big surprise.....i went to bed 24 pt lead at home are u friggin kidding me.....this reminds me of a college basketball game years ago...nc charlotte getting 6 pts down39 pts  and covered
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Posted: 4/30/2012 9:43:11 AM
craziest game/comeback/meltdown of all time


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Posted: 4/30/2012 10:15:58 AM
Went to bed thinking I just won some money... Woke up and saw the final score wtf. Stupid friggin Memphis.... I'm glad I didn't watch the game otherwise I would've broke something.
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Posted: 4/30/2012 10:44:41 AM
to blow a 27 point lead on your home court and a 24 point lead or whatever it was in the final 8 minutes has got to be in the top 3 biggest chokes in nba history.  I could see maybe a team coming back when they are at home because of the crowd urging them on but to do it on the road? wtf
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Posted: 4/30/2012 11:02:49 AM
Memphis stinks, to blow a lead like that on your home court, ur better off just packing it in, and putting your head up the Clippers behind since that's what they're good for anyways
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Posted: 4/30/2012 11:31:27 AM
I did not know they lost until I saw this thread. How the darn did this even happen? I fell asleep and Memphis was crushing them in every aspect.
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Posted: 4/30/2012 11:56:37 AM
That loss was soooo sick. I turned it off like everyone else at 20+. Just to wake up and see the highlights. Unbelievable!!!! Dummies
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