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Greg Oden's next comeback could be with the Cavaliers.
A person with knowledge of Cleveland's interest said the team is exploring the possibility of signing Oden, the former No. 1 overall pick whose NBA career has been sabotaged by injuries.
The Cavs are doing their due diligence while looking at Oden, said the person who spoke to The Associated Press on condition of anonymity Tuesday because the team's interest is contingent upon the center's health.
CBSSports.com first reported the Cavs and Miami Heat were leading the pursuit of Oden, who hasn't played since 2009 and has undergone three microfracture knee surgeries - two on his left knee.
Before watching No. 11 Ohio State's 58-49 win over Wisconsin on Tuesday night in Columbus, Ohio, Oden said he hopes to be healthy enough to take another shot at pro ball.
''I don't know when, but I'm taking this year off. I'll play next year,'' said Oden, who led the Buckeyes to the Final F...
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MIAMI The Miami Heat are on a short list to sign injury-riddled center Greg Oden, the 2007 top draft pick who hasnt played in the NBA in more than three years. But the soonest Oden could be available to play for the Heat is next season.Odens agent, Mike Conley, said in a phone interview Wednesday with FOX Sports Florida that Oden could visit Miami as soon as next week.We havent...
This is the point of the season that NBA fans all aspire to be General Managers, I am no different. In my column last week, Close Games Bring Portland Trail Blazers to a Cross Roads, I put forward that it is time for the Trail Blazers to deal LaMarcus Aldridge. This week I suggest a [...]
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Portland star LaMarucs Aldridge doesn’t get talked about enough nationally. Why? He is not playing in LA, Miami, New York or Chicago. Last night in Portland’s two point win over Dallas the All Star shined late.
The Mavericks were leading as many as 21 points in the third quarter and by 7 points as late as the final two minutes of the game but it was time for Aldridge to take...
After trailing by as many as 21 points, the Blazers roared back – going on a 10-3 run in the final minute. LaMarcus Aldridge was unbelievable, sinking a corner 3 and a turnaround jumper at the buzzer all in the final 5 seconds to give Portland a 106-104 victory over the Mavs. It was Aldridge’s 2nd career game-winner, the other was also against Dallas.
Kyrie Irving, the MVP of last year's Rising Stars Challenge, will return to the game featuring top rookies and second-year players.
The Cleveland All-Star was one of 18 players chosen Wednesday for the Feb. 15 game in Houston. Charles Barkley and Shaquille O'Neal will again serve as general managers and draft teams during TNT's pregame show Feb. 7.
Rookie stars Damian...
J.J. Hickson's career year continued Tuesday with a monstrous line: 26 points (9-13 FG, 8-8 FT), 15 rebounds, an assist, a steal and two blocks.
LaMarcus Aldridge added 29 points (12-20 FG, 4-5 FT), 13 rebounds, three assists, a steal two blocks, and a three.
We expect lines like this from Aldridge. Now Hickson is showing that he's capable of big lines, too.
CLEVELAND (AP) -- A person with knowledge of the situation says the Cleveland Cavaliers are exploring the possibility of signing center Greg Oden, the former No. 1 overall pick whose NBA career has been sabotaged by injuries.
The Cavs are doing their due diligence while looking at Oden, said the person who spoke to The Associated Press on condition of anonymity because the team...
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As we covered here a couple weeks ago, the Miami Heat have shown interest in signing the rehabbing Greg Oden. Now, it seems the Cleveland Cavaliers could be the frontrunners to land the former number one overall pick. Oden is working on a comeback and numerous teams have showed interest.According to an Associated Press report (via NBA.com), the Cavaliers are doing their research...
The Cleveland Cavaliers and Charlotte Bobcats are two of the worst teams in the NBA , but over the weekend both teams won on game winning shots.
First the Cavs, there were down by two to Toronto but that had the ball with 12.6 seconds left. Irving walked the ball up court and calmly knocked down a three pointer with .7 seconds left to give the Cavs the one point victory. This already...