Tremendous trio for Trail Blazers
Updated: May 23, 2007, 9:24 AM ET
In my heart of hearts, I was hoping Greg Oden would end up in Philadelphia. I knew the chances were slim, but I thought it would be nice for the league to have the Sixers return to power -- and with Oden anchoring a lineup with Andre Iguodala, Andre Miller, Kyle Korver and Sammy Dalembert, I was sure the Sixers would've indeed returned to power. Then, I thought it'd be nice to see the Big Guy in Boston, where he could be the new Bill Russell right there in the old Bill Russell's living room. The Celtics would've made the playoffs next year -- and done a little damage once there -- with Oden, the rejuvenated Al Jefferson, Paul Pierce, Gerald Green and Rajon Rondo.
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