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What Could Have Been: NBA Players That Never Realized Their Potential
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There are plenty of players that were supposed to take the league by storm before their rookie year. You may call them "busts."

This article isn't about that; it is not about players that failed to make an impact in the league. This is about players that showed they are capable of playing and playing well. They just never fully achieved their potential.

Heck many players get drafted just due to potential. There are many current young players that haven't shown their full skill set yet. Michael Beasley, Anthony Randolph and Greg Oden to name a few. But they're too young to write off yet. Here are some examples of these types of players.

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