Busted: How to ID potential draft flops
June, 11, 2010
By Chad Ford | ESPN.com
Back in December, we took up the task of identifying the 10 worst draft busts of the past decade.
Of course, hindsight is always 20/20. During the draft process every player on the list was hyped and fans, analysts and teams alike thought they had the real thing after each pick. Making a big mistake in the draft can set a rebuilding franchise back years. Avoiding those mistakes is often the key to a GM keeping his job.