Found June 30, 2014 on That NBA Lottery Pick:
PLAYERS: Greg Oden
TEAMS: Miami Heat
In case you’re wondering what Miami Heat center Greg Oden has been up to during his summer vacation, it appears that he has taken up the game of beach volleyball. In the below video clip, Oden delivers an impressive spike at the net where sadly the opponent on the other side had little chance of stopping it: Greg Oden, beach volleyball master! *** Greg Oden is crushing the summer volleyball circuit [Next Impulse Sports] Oden image courtesy of Getty Images

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