Jay Mariotti Likes This Oden Fella

By Jason Priestas on March 11, 2007 at 9:18 am

It's Mariotti and all, so there's a chance he could be singing a different tune in about .. oh .. 13 minutes or so, but for now at least, he's digging some Greg Oden:

For now, appreciate the moment in time we're experiencing this weekend, the brief collegiate passing-through of basketball's next great interior force. You can tell your grandchildren that you saw Oden, in an aerodynamic white jersey, rock the rim as a teenager in Chicago. His career could be that historic.