Busted: How to ID potential draft flops 

June, 11, 2010

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.