Suns assistant is officially league's hot new candidate.
RICK ADELMAN Want
to win? Hire this unemployed former Kings boss, who has made eight straight
7-foot, 275-pound consolation prize for teams sitting at home in the
postseason: Ohio State freshman Greg Oden (above), an agile rebounder and shot
blocker who's expected to be drafted No. 1 in '07. Here are the most intriguing
of his likelier destinations:
acquired right (in last year's Eddy Curry trade) to swap first-rounders with
New York. So if Knicks win lottery, Oden could make Bulls a power.
dynasty would get back on track in an instant, with Oden reprising role of Bill
HAWKS The new Big
O could galvanize a talented young roster in desperate need of a marquee
Would his arrival be enough to persuade Kevin Garnett to stick around?
Nelson would finally have a young true center to build around.