I started a twitter discussion about Celtics prospects that people really believed in but they ended up being busts. Here’s the original tweet.
Name your favorite Celtics prospect that you were sure of... but turned into a bust. (for me it is Kedrick Brown)— CelticsBlog (@celticsblog) August 3, 2017
And here are some of the better responses.
Kedrick 100 out of 100 times. I'm still waiting for him to show his potential.— Gabe Kahn (@sgabekahn) August 3, 2017
The correct answer here is Marcus Banks. Super fast. Decent shot. Great handle. ELITE defender. Just never put it together— Dave Iarocci (@IarocciDave) August 3, 2017
Ron Mercer— 3030 (@jose3030) August 3, 2017
Joe Forte and Michael Smith— Steve Smith (@stevesmithffx) August 3, 2017
Rip to fab melo but I thought fav melo was the next biggest thing out of Syracuse— J (@J_Schontten) August 3, 2017
JaJuan Johnson https://t.co/580Xne8Li3— Nick (@NPigeon0) August 3, 2017
Orien Greene https://t.co/ByzOzJrmiF— Bryan Kaufman (@bmk266) August 3, 2017
Easy. RJ Hunter— John Karalis (@RedsArmy_John) August 3, 2017
BILL WALKER. A THOUSAND TIMES BILL HENRY WALKER!! https://t.co/mUvWAJA01r— Tom Bellinger (@Indeed_Proceed) August 3, 2017
All great suggestions. But by far, the most frequently commented name was...
I've never been more sure of a Celtic as James Young. I really thought he was going to be an okc James Harden or a pure bucket getter. Smh https://t.co/0JmTgyLQOo— Tom Brazy (@nickluggelle71) August 3, 2017
#NBA Bill Simmons Fist Pump Reaction to Celtics drafting James Young 2014 NBA Draft https://t.co/E2PUlFdHAZ pic.twitter.com/LKDiehlGyA— media NBA (@Media_nba) June 24, 2016
Did we miss any? Feel free to add yours in the comments below.