Originally written on Total Sports Blog  |  Last updated 11/18/14
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Greg Oden was drafted with the number one overall pick in the 2007 NBA Draft by the Portland Trailblazers, but never got a chance to make an impact on the NBA level due to injuries. SInce being drafted 6 years ago, Oden has only played in 82 career games, and hasn’t played a game in the NBA in the past three seasons. Oden purposely sat out this past season to make sure that he would be 100% healthy when he returned, and his plan appears to have worked. As of right now, Oden is the last big name in the free agent market, and is supposed to make his decision on where he wants to play later today. According to an ESPN report, “Former No. 1 overall pick Greg Oden plans to choose his new team Friday, according to sources close to the situation. Sources told ESPN.com that Oden, after showing off his skills for several teams over the past few weeks, has not yet ruled out any of the six teams chasing him but is most likely to select his destination from the trio of Miami, San Antonio and Da...
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