Wednesday , Aug , 13 , 2008 C.Y. Ellis

Greg Oden Looks Good in First Public Practice


Greg Oden Looks Good in First Public Practice Greg Oden can still dunk.

That much was clear Tuesday when the top pick in last year’s NBA draft worked out in front of the media for the first time since right knee surgery wiped out his rookie season with the Portland Trail Blazers.

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Asked whether he noticed Oden favoring his right knee, Frye dismissed it entirely.

"He favors dunking on your head, that’s what he favors," Frye said after giving up his share to Oden in the workout.

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Can we crown Greg Oden Rookie of the Year already, or does he still have some work to do?  Is this reason enough to get excited, or is one practice nothing to go on?  Let us know what you think of Greg Oden’s potential this year in the comment box below.