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Just two Buffalo guys picked No. 1

The No. 1 picks from the 2007 NBA and NHL drafts, Greg Oden and Patrick Kane, met for the first time Monday. Wayne Drehs finds out what ties them together.

Updated: January 13, 2009, 2:38 AM ET
By Wayne Drehs | ESPN.com

CHICAGO -- They are an odd couple in professional sports, one of them a 7-foot, 285-pound NBA center, the other a 5-foot-10, 175-pound NHL right winger. One of them is black, the other is white. One of them looks like he's eligible for Social Security, the other doesn't look old enough to drive.

And yet Greg Oden and Patrick Kane have more in common than one might think. They are both 20 years old. They were both born in Buffalo. And they were both drafted with the No. 1 ...

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