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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(Reuters) - German veteran Alex Cejka, still seeking his first PGA Tour victory, birdied three of his last five holes to grab a one-shot lead after the second round of the Puerto Rico Open on Friday. The 44-year-old, who was born in communist … More »Reuters - 2 minutes 34 seconds ago
Left-hander Joe Beimel and the Texas Rangers have agreed to a $600,000, one-year contract that would escalate to a $1.5 million deal if he spends at least one day on the active major league roster during the regular season. The deal, announced … More »AP - Sports - 6 minutes ago
The Seattle Seahawks could be in the market for a tight end when free agency begins after veteran Zach Miller was released on Friday. Miller had his contract terminated with the designation of ''failed physical.'' Miller played in just three games … More »AP - Sports - 6 minutes ago
Brandon Marshall the linebacker figured he made quite a name for himself with a breakout season as the Denver Broncos' top tackler last year. When rumors began swirling that the Chicago Bears' star wide receiver was about to get traded to the Jets, … More »AP - Sports - 10 minutes ago
Kendall Graveman is off to a solid start in his bid to make the Oakland Atheltics' season-opening rotation. After rocketing through the minors last season with Toronto, the 24-year-old right-hander gave up two hits in two scoreless innings Friday … More »AP - Sports - 10 minutes ago