Topic: way because of stupid
The year is now 2018. NHL teams have been planning for the long-term success of their franchises for years now. All teams have their runs of glory Womens Joe Flacco Jersey , but then have to get back to the drawing board to figure out what the best strategy is to getting back to serious playoff contention.
Sometimes, teams use trades to try to strengthen their teams to put themselves in a better position to contend. Some teams even go out and sign a big name free agent. Look at a guy like Scott Stevens signing with the New Jersey Devils and it turned out to be one of the best signings in NHL history. Some teams however like to build their team up via the draft. But some teams have draft picks that are complete busts.
Teams today use their draft picks to try to build toward a successful future. Some draft picks such as Jack Eichel and Connor McDavid have worked out well from the 2015 draft. Some in the 2014 draft have worked out like Leon Draisaitl and Aaron Ekblad. But some other picks from those two drafts have not flourished like the teams that drafted them had hoped. Hockey players can take longer to develop than other sports, with some picks not making an impact in the NHL until their mid 20s. These players just don't look that promising a few years in, but they may very well avoid the bust label in future years. So let's take a look back at 10 picks from the 2014 NHL Draft who already look like busts and 5 from the 2015 NHL Draft as well.
Being an NHL player (or any pro athlete for that matter) is a goal that thousands and thousands of children have. You get to travel around the country, play a sport you love and make millions and millions of dollars. Also, you get to potentially become a famous individual with fans all over the world. So while this sounds outstanding and a great life to live Brian Elliott Jersey , some people have thrown it all away because of stupid decisions or stupid actions they have made throughout their lives.
Over the years, many players have done things on and off the ice that have led to them ruining their careers. Whether it was drugs, abuse, assault or a range of other things, many people have thrown their livelihoods聽away because of one (or a few) stupid mistakes. Of course, they didn't know that this bad decision would ruin their careers Youth Donte Jackson Jersey , but for the 15 men on this list, it most certainly did.
So without any further ado, here are 15 NHLers who ruined their promising careers by doing something incredibly stupid.