NBA Draft Commentary That Didn't Come True

Oden Over Durant

Draft class: 2007
Untrue commentary: "In another year he [Kevin Durant] would've been the first pick, but because Greg Oden's in this draft—the prototype center that's going to be a championship level player—I think he's going to be the second pick." -Jay Bilas
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The 2007 draft has gone on to be this generation's "Bowie over Jordan." Oden's battled injuries, poor conditioning, and nude photo scandals, while Durant's the league's consensus best player not named LeBron.

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