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Oden or Durant

Discussion in 'Sports and News' started by The Big Ragu, Feb 6, 2007.


Who would you pick if the draft was tomorrow and you had the first pick?

  1. Greg Oden

    22 vote(s)
  2. Kevin Durant

    12 vote(s)
  3. Other

    0 vote(s)
  1. The Big Ragu

    The Big Ragu Moderator Staff Member

    OK. With football in the rear view mirror, I'm ready to be educated about another sport. So if you had the first pick and the NBA draft was tomorrow, who would you pick and why? For the purposes of the discussion let's assume that center and forward are both needs. Who is going to be the better pro?
  2. Oz

    Oz Well-Known Member

    Re: Oden or Durrant

    It's "Durant." And I would take a healthy Oden.
  3. The Big Ragu

    The Big Ragu Moderator Staff Member

    I stand corrected... I changed it in the thread title. Don't think I can do it in the poll.
  4. Re: Oden or Durrant

    What he said. Hell, even if the wrist doesn't heal properly I'd still take him. Shaq can't even bend his wrists and will be a Hall of Famer.
  5. Norman Stansfield

    Norman Stansfield Active Member

    Durant. He'll be a better KG with a jumper.
  6. WSKY

    WSKY Member

    Oden, this guy is going to be the real deal
  7. whichever one the Sixers get is fine with me, but we have enough athletes (Iguodala, Carney, etc.) so I'll take Greg Oden
  8. Norman Stansfield

    Norman Stansfield Active Member

    Dalembert's playing out of his ass. Take Durant!!! Neither Iggy nor Carney can hold Durant's jock right now, let alone when he's actually drafted.
  9. Uncle_buck

    Uncle_buck Member

    I'm taking Oden even though there is a chance the guy is older than Dikembe Mutombo.

    Just think that a dominant 7ft center is what I would take for my team over a dynamic 3 all day long
  10. Exactly. No one faults the Rockets for taking Olajuwon over Jordan. Can't-miss centers trump can't-miss anything elses.
  11. crimsonace

    crimsonace Well-Known Member

    Oden, without a doubt.
  12. John

    John Well-Known Member

    I'm far more impressed with Durant than Oden, but I haven't seen either play more than a couple of times.
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