Greg Oden wore a T-shirt to an Ohio State basketball game Tuesday night that read, "Basketball Never Stops."
On most people the shirt would be just another Nike advert. But on former Buckeye Oden, as many outlets noted, the message dripped with irony: Basketball has stopped for the 7-foot Oden many times during what was once considered by some to be a can't-miss career when he was drafted No. 1 overall in the 2007 NBA draft.
That time grumpy Greg Oden wore a shirt that says "Basketball Never Stops"
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Oden, currently a free agent, missed his entire rookie season and has played in parts of just three of seven seasons because of injuries, the Washington Post noted.
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