Friday , Jun , 22 , 2007 Oly Sandor

Greg Oden Officially A Nike Guy

There’s been much debate about the first overall pick … Will Portland get down with Greg Oden or Kevin Durant? … But sneaker heads have been wondering what shoe company these blue-chippers will sign with … Today, Oden went with the swoosh … Click here for this story …

The Associated Press reports that has signed with Nike:

Greg Oden, the 7-footer who is expected to be a top pick in the June 28 draft, has signed an endorsement deal with Nike, the shoe and apparel maker confirmed Friday.

The terms of the multiyear deal were not disclosed. Oden, who declared himself eligible for the draft after one year at Ohio State, earlier signed a three-year contract with the trading card company Topps worth at least $3 million.

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