Becoming a professional athlete is a dream millions of kids strive to achieve from the moment they start playing sports.
And for the fortunate ones whose dreams do come true, they hope they can become the next great legend.
Sometimes, though, unfortunate circumstances occur.
Injuries. Lack of playing time. Failure to live up to expectations.
While sports busts happen nearly every year, some athletes labeled as such actually walked away with somewhat formidable careers.