Greg Oden Autographed 2007-08 Bowman Chrome Rookie Card. Signed in blue sharpie across the front of the card. Item is authenticated by Rich Altman's Hollywood Collectibles and will be accompanied with a COA from Hollywood Collectibles. Numbered 18 out fo 479.
Gregory Wayne Oden, Jr. (born January 22, 1988) is an American professional basketball player who currently plays for the Jiangsu Dragons of the Chinese Basketball Association (CBA). Oden, a 7 ft 0 in (2.13 m), 273-pound center, played college basketball at Ohio State University for one season, during which the team was the Big Ten Champion and the tournament runner-up in the NCAA Men's Division I Basketball Championship.
On June 28, 2007, Oden was selected first overall in the 2007 NBA draft by the Portland Trail Blazers. He underwent microfracture surgery of the knee in September 2007, and missed the entire 2007–08 NBA season as a result. He recovered and made his NBA debut on opening night 2008. On March 15, 2012, he was waived from the Trail Blazers after a long history of injuries. He signed with the Miami Heat on August 7, 2013, more than three years after last appearing in an NBA game.