Originally posted on Red's Army  |  Last updated 5/17/13
We last discussed Greg Oden back in February, when he visited with Celtics management in Waltham with a plan to return in 2013-14. A few weeks later, we heard reports that Cleveland, Miami and Boston were in the running. How does Greg look after 5 microfracture knee surgeries? Former Ohio State forward Deshaun Thomas tells the News Herald: “Man, he looks unbelievable,” he said at the draft combine. “He’s running. He’s lifting weights. You might be seeing a comeback. He looks like he’s ready to go. He’s running, getting in shape. I’ll tell you one thing. For a big 7-footer that’s all he does, running and getting in shape. He’s looking right.” Thomas said Oden is working out at St. Vincent’s Medical Center in Indianapolis. Interesting. Very interesting. I want Oden on the Celtics next season… at the right price. How much is a 25-year-old 7-footer who hasn’t played in 3 years due to horrible knees worth? When Brandon Roy and his creaky knees came out of retirement to play with Minnesota,
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