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01-24-2012, 10:38 PM
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Originally Posted by Rowdy Roddy Peeper View Post
How prospects have performed relative to their draft position plays a part in whether they're considered busts. German Titov and Alexandre Daigle were both drafted in '93 and scored 300+ points in 600+ games, but nobody's going to call Titov a bust because he was drafted in the 10th round.

Tangradi was a 42nd overall pick whose played 28 NHL games and is currently on an NHL roster. Hickey was a 4th overall pick who has yet to play an NHL game.
Hickey's also stuck behind some very good young defenseman while Tangradi doesn't have much to beat out in PIT.

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