The 25 Biggest Foreign Busts in NBA Draft History

10. Yinka Dare

Country: Nigeria
Drafted: 14th Overall, 1994
Team: Nets
Stats: 2.1 PPG 2.6 RPG 0.0 APG; 4 assists in 1002 career minutes
Seasons Played: 4
Yinka Dare was a beast when he played under Mike Jarvis at George Washington, but for some reason never reached his potential in the NBA. He averaged 13 and 10 in college and finished his two-year career as GW's all-time leader in blocks, leading them to the Sweet 16 in 1993. Three minutes into his NBA career, Yinka tore his ACL and had to sit out the season. He was turnover prone and holds the NBA record for most games played without an assist (58). All in all, Yinka Dare was a good teammate and a great guy. He died of a heart attack in 2004 at the age of 32. #rip

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