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Celtics remain interested in Greg Oden

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04:58 PM ET 05.20 | After reports leaked that Greg Oden has looked amazing during his rehabilitation workouts, NBA teams and scouts have been clamoring to get a peek at the progress of the former overall number one pick. One such team would be the Boston Celtics, who has interest in the former Portland Trail Blazer, though at the moment it's only mild. Oden hasn't played in the NBA since the 2009-10 season and only averaged 21 minutes a game when he did. But everybody likes to strike gold and when it comes to available lotto tickets, few have more potential outside of Oden who put up 11 points and 8.5 rebounds in those aforementioned 21 minutes a game.

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May 21, 2013  04:48 AM ET

This blog has the potential of repeating itself in the next 4-6 hours.

May 21, 2013  06:08 AM ET

My comment is the same as yesterday...........

May 21, 2013  08:29 AM ET

He needs to go somewhere where much is not expected of him.

May 21, 2013  10:09 AM ET

Only way he goes to Celts is if they offer more than the veteran minimum.

If most teams offer this, he ends up in Miami.

Would be interesting to see Miami sign him and retain Birdman because what was a "small" team would now have a bit of beef on the interior that is better than the likes of Pittman and Anthony...

LOL

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May 21, 2013  11:23 AM ET

Would be nice for Oden to be under the tuteledge of Kevin Garnett.

May 21, 2013  12:08 PM ET

I hope everything work out for him; he has been through a lot due to injuries and nothing of his fault. A once promising career dashed by injuries.

May 21, 2013  02:51 PM ET

hard to watch train wreck. at least he has photos.

May 22, 2013  04:43 PM ET
QUOTE(#7):

........A once promising career dashed by injuries.

Well.....he's still just 25 years old; and now, he's (apparently) healed.

May 24, 2013  11:35 AM ET

And just when I thought that Greg became irrelevant , POW, he's back on the block. What be nice would be if he gave the Trailblazer a discount and joined them to make up for the NOTHING he gave them the past few year when they stuck by him!

 
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