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There has become a possibility that the Boston Celtics may take a shot at the No.1 overall pick in the 2007 NBA Draft. Photo by Getty Images According to Celtics general manager Danny Ainge on WEEI, Boston is keeping an eye on Greg Oden in hope of a possible signing. Currently, Doc Rivers’ team is ranked 30th in NBA rebounding with 38.7 boards per game. Kevin Garnett, Brandon Bass, and Jared Sullinger, who is also a former Ohio State Buckeye, are the only members of Boston’s front court. With the NBA trade and free agency deadline approaching fast, Boston could bite the bait early if Oden looks healthy enough. Additionally, since the green team doesn’t really have valuable assets on the table, the 24-year-old power forward may be the direction to take. In the brisk NBA career with the Portland Trailblazers, Oden has averaged 9.4 points, 7.3 rebounds, and 1.4 blocks per game. Those number of games are incredibly low due to his Styrofoam-esque body. In his two-year stint, he has pla...
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