French phenom Tsonga replete with power but often too passive

These four players have unassailable talents, but each is lacking a certain element, which is holding them back from taking the next step. The corollary to this point has been a career of unfulfilled potential.

Updated: March 19, 2008, 11:13 AM ET
By Joel Drucker | Special to ESPN.com

The Pacific Life Open in Indian Wells, Calif., has a spring training-like atmosphere -- a time of hope and anticipation. With the scent of possibility in the air, ESPN.com contributor Joel Drucker takes a look at four players with the potential for even more in 2008.

Jo-Wilfried Tsonga: Speak softly, carry a big stick Having burst into prominence by reaching the finals of the Australian Open, this 22-year-old Frenchman is making a highly popular North American splash. Fans ...

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