Top 10 Controversial Calls in Sports History
Humans are not infallible, which means we’re bound to make mistakes. These mistakes, however, can have varying degrees of importance – and when it comes to sports and their referees, fans only accept perfection. So it begs the question: who refs the refs? In honor of the United States men’s Olympic basketball team losing their first international game at the hands of the Soviet Union on September 10th, 1972, WatchMojo.com counts down our picks for the top 10 controversial calls in sports history. For this list, we’ve chosen what we consider the most disputed, controversial or flat-out blown calls in professional sports history. Sorry college fans.