For all of the professional athletes who compete across Captain Planet's green earth, there may not be anything more unsettling than a tie.
Sure a loss stings, but at least one team prevails while the other can learn to move forward.
The old adage that a tie is like kissing your sister rings true.
After laying everything on the line, walking away knowing that nothing actually happened is a gut-wrenching, "load up on Tums and sit in a cold shower" type of feeling.
Of all the ties that have gone down in professional sports, some are just a cut above the rest.
They include controversial boxing decisions, record-setting draws and of course every National Hockey League tie before they implemented a set of new rules.
With a feeling of disdain strapped to our backs like a JanSport, here's a look at the worst ties in the history of sports.