Although every NBA player enters basketball's premier league with some degree of potential, not everyone lives up to the expectations. Some of these once-promising players end up testing our patience.
It's always frustrating when you have high hopes for someone, and they let you down. That's exactly what's been happening with these five guys.
For various reasons and to varying degrees, the five players you're about to read about were once considered future studs. Some of them may still be in that category, but they're all starting to lose their luster.
Read on for five let-downs, but be sure to leave any players you think I missed in the comment section below.