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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Dallas Stars’ Radek Faksa (12), Jamie Oleksiak (5) and Lauri Korpikoski (38) celebrate after Korpikoski scores against the Arizona Coyotes during the third period of an NHL hockey game, Friday, Feb. 24, 2017, in Dallas. The Stars were in their … More »Puck Daddy - 8 hours ago
In the category of best movie remake by a pair of baseball prospects, the Oscar’s go to Brett Phillips and Josh Hader of the Milwaukee Brewers. The duo recently teamed up to pay homage to the classic film “Wayne’s World,” which was released 25 … More »Big League Stew - 8 hours ago
The Raptors may have been without point guard Kyle Lowry, whose right wrist injury is cause for concern, but All-Star backcourt-mate DeMar DeRozan made sure Toronto didn’t spoil the impressive debuts of new teammates Serge Ibaka and P.J. Tucker in a … More »Ball Don't Lie - 8 hours ago
Arizona Coyotes goalie Louis Domingue is unable to stop the shot from Dallas Stars’ Cody Eakin during the third period of an NHL hockey game, Friday, Feb. 24, 2017, in Dallas. The Arizona Coyotes had just tied the game when Martin Hanzal’s wrap … More »Puck Daddy - 9 hours ago
Jose Adolis Garcia is the new member of the St. Louis Cardinals. BIGGEST NEWS OF THE DAY: The St. Louis Cardinals announced the signing of Cuban free agent Jose Adolis Garcia on Friday. The 24-year-old outfielder is the younger brother of Braves … More »Big League Stew - 9 hours ago