Found July 02, 2014 on Blog Surface:
PLAYERS: Greg Oden
TEAMS: Miami Heat
Miami Heat center Greg Oden wasn’t good enough to play basketball with the ‘big dogs’ in the NBA Finals, but he figured he could dominate in volleyball playing with a bunch of civilians. Good idea Greg! Not! Photo Credit: gregoden/Facebook For some reason, Greg Oden playing volleyball reminded us of this movie clip in ‘Meet the Parents.’ SMH!

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