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.
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Spain's new Davis Cup captain Conchita Martinez sprung a surprise on Tuesday by naming world number seven David Ferrer in her team for next week's Group I tie away to Russia. Ferrer was not expected to make himself available for the July 17-19 … More »Reuters - 3 minutes 44 seconds ago
Singaporean teenager Quah Zheng Wen has been cleared to compete at the world swimming championships and the 2016 Olympics after the Ministry of Defence approved a request to defer his mandatory national service. The 18-year-old, who won 12 medals, … More »Reuters - 3 minutes 54 seconds ago
Double major winner Jordan Spieth believes defending champion Rory McIlroy's potential absence from the British Open through injury would "dampen" the occasion. McIlroy's title defence and keenly anticipated contest against Spieth was thrown into … More »Reuters - 5 minutes ago
By Sudipto Ganguly MUMBAI (Reuters) - Zimbabwe may not be the strongest of opponents but the importance of an away series against them is not lost on India's fringe players who are keen to make the most of the opportunity in absence of their … More »Reuters - 6 minutes ago
The 1984 Summer Olympic Torch that Bruce Jenner carried through Lake Tahoe, Nevada, is going on the auction block where it could fetch $20,000 or more. It's the first major piece of Jenner memorabilia to go to auction since the winner of the 1976 … More »AP - Sports - 8 minutes ago