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Sprewell's Image Remains in a Chokehold

Updated: December 6, 2006, 1:39 PM ET
By Mike Puma | Special to ESPN.com

"There was just a buildup of anger and frustration and having it all bottled up and not being able to express myself. At that point, it just came to a head," says Latrell Sprewell on ESPN Classic's SportsCentury series.

Regardless of what he accomplished in basketball, Latrell Sprewell will live in infamy as the player who attacked and threatened to kill his coach. During a Golden State Warriors practice in 1997, Sprewell snapped, choking P.J. Carlesimo before returning about 20 minutes ...

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