The NHL draft is only days away, which means that 30 fanbases think they're about to get their next All-Star.
Of course, prospects are exactly that: prospects. And sometimes, as these ten players ably demonstrated, that prospect you thought was gold was really just a shiny lump of coal.
Photos: 10 draft bargains | Photos: First-overall picks
MILAN (Reuters) - Andrea Mandorlini, the longest-serving coach in Serie A, was fired by Verona on Monday, ending five years during which he led the club from the third tier and back to the top flight. The former Inter Milan defender was dismissed … More »Reuters - 1 minute 26 seconds ago
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A person with knowledge of the situation says Johnny Cueto has rejected a six-year, $120 million offer from the Arizona Diamondbacks. Arizona wants a front-line starter and would have made the right-hander by far the highest-paid player in the … More »AP - Sports - 5 minutes ago
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) -- Offensive and defensive coordinators from top-ranked Clemson, No. 2 Alabama and No. 3 Oklahoma are among finalists for the Broyles Award, given annually to a top assistant coach in college football. … More »AP - Sports - 11 minutes ago
Texas coach Charlie Strong says Tyrone Swoopes will start at quarterback against No. 12 Baylor as Jerrod Heard recovers from a concussion. Strong says Heard will be evaluated during the week and could play if cleared by team doctors. Swoopes, a … More »AP - Sports - 14 minutes ago