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Greg Oden APOLOGY: Naked Pictures 'Very Embarrassing'

03/28/2010 05:12 am ET | Updated May 25, 2011

Greg Oden, the Blazers center and first overall pick of the 2007 NBA Draft, is sorry about the naked pictures of him that appeared online Tuesday. Oden told the media Tuesday night that the nude photos are "very embarrassing," and said he "would like to apologize to everybody: Portland, the fans, the organization."

Oden, speaking in somber tones and not shying away from questions, said that when he learned that the pictures reached the internet, "my heart dropped." He says the pictures were take more than 18 months ago for a "lady friend." Scroll down to see the video of Oden's apology, and click HERE for the naked pictures.

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