Originally posted on Project Spurs  |  Last updated 8/15/12
Size and defense were problems for the San Antonio Spurs before the Los Angeles Lakers traded for Dwight Howard.  That trade made it even more important for the Spurs to improve their interior defense, whether that be from guys like Tiago Splitter getting better or from the team picking someone up through trade or free agency.  We've heard the name Andray Blatche and there are still guys like Darko Milicic out there.  Early Wednesday morning Fox Sports' Sam Amico tweeted another possibility, this one with the biggest boom or bust potential of them all. "One NBA GM listed three teams he considers frontrunners for Greg Oden (in no order): Spurs, Pacers and Magic. The GM made sure to stress, however, "that's just my best guess." Oden is currently back at Ohio State, working toward a degree in sports and leisure." There's nothing concrete there.  This doesn't mean the Spurs have expressed interest in Oden, it just means that one general manager thinks they'd be a good fit.  Perhaps...
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