There’s a Market For Everything: The Case for Greg Oden

It seems in sports there is a niche for everything. Player who cannot shoot but can play lock-down defense for a few minutes in the forth quarter? Check. Player who can return kicks (but not punts) and nothing else? Sign him up. But how about a player who hasn’t played a competitive minute since 2009 and is fresh coming off a third micro-fracture surgery on his knee? Well, seems like there is a demand for that as well.

The player in question is Greg Oden. Apparently teams are lining up for his services. His services which he is optimistic to be able to provide next season (still no guarantee). Five teams are interested in putting him in their uniform. I’m interested in seeing if he can walk.

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