Commentary

2001: Kwame's promise goes unfulfilled

Updated: June 27, 2006, 1:22 PM ET
By John Hollinger | ESPN.com
Originally published: June 27, 2005

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Unless Kwame Brown finds himself, he'll always be the poster child for high school players whose potential blinded teams to their faults.

Right behind him, Tyson Chander and Eddy Curry have been slow to develop as well.