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04-06-2009, 12:01 AM
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Incorrect. The first one that I can think of is Adam Oates. As his Wikipedia page notes:

After Rensselaer's NCAA championship season, Oates signed as an undrafted free agent with the Detroit Red Wings, with the richest rookie contract up to this time at $1 million over four years.

Given that Oates has over a 1000 points (including a 142 pt year) I would have to say that his career has to be graded as successful.
I'm gonna say he was being sarcastic

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