Earlier this season the Celtics met with former Trail Blazer Greg Oden in Waltham to speak about a possible return to the court for the '13-'14 season. Oden, 1st overall pick in the '07 Draft, has only played a mind blowing 82 games in his 5 year career due to his mirage of injuries and setbacks. The C's obviously have had a huge disadvantage when it comes to depth in the 4-5 positions, so should they take a chance on the often injured center? Most will say no simply because of the fact that injuries have held him from playing a single NBA game since the 2009-2010 season, but if he comes cheap I would say why not?
Danny Ainge had this to say about Oden: (via Boston Herald)
"We'll look into Greg still," Ainge said of the 2007 No. 1 overall pick who hasn't played since making 21 appearances in the 2009-10 season. "He wasn't ready to play when we saw him last. He wasn't ready to work out - I mean, not like a real workout. We'll probably check into that some time this summer."