The debate has begun. As Brook Lopez rapidly improves and fellow 20-year-old Greg Oden continues his slow start, some are suggesting Lopez is a better prospect while others think it's a close call. HoopsWorld says "it's starting not to seem like such a silly question" pointing out the disparites in points, rebounds and blocks...in Lopez favor. ESPN's David Thorpe ranks them even...adding, ""Harris and Lopez" will be a hit duo"
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