Biggest 'what if' athletes of all time

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Inductee David Thompson, left, speaks as Phoenix Suns' head coach Alvin Gentry looks on during the 2010 National Collegiate Basketball Hall of Fame induction ceremony, Sunday, Nov. 21, 2010, in Kansas City, Mo. Inductees include Wayne Duke, Christian Laettner, Tom Jarnstedt, Jerry West, Tex Winter, Sidney Wicks and Davey Whitney. (AP Photo/Ed Zurga)

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Grant Hill's retirement got us to thinking about other athletes whose careers were cut short or hampered by injury. While this isn't the definitive list of stifled greatness, we came up with some pretty big names. Who else should be on the list?

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