Close, but no cigar!!!!!!!! Also-rans get also-rung for many reasons. Players could fall short, coaches could come up lame, the refs could play a part, the matchups could play a role, and injuries could come up at the worst time. Or, our own overstating of one team's brilliance could lead them to believe the hype and disbelieve in the idea of boxing out.
Here are a list of the 10 best teams to fall short of a ring,since the 1999-2000 season.