Streaks are one of the biggest attention grabbers in sports. Whether good or bad, team or individual, a record breaking streak is a great way to be immortalized in sports history.
It may be great, but it's certainly not easy. Some streaks in sports are so inexplicably great that topping them, or even getting within striking distance, seems all but impossible.
And remember, "great" doesn't necessarily mean the streak is an achievement you'd like to have your name associated with. Losing 100 games in a row isn't a good thing, but it's a pretty great streak.
Let's take a look at 50 of the greatest streaks in sports history.