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Blazers Owner Paul Allen Launches Octopus Attack On Local Columnist

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On Wednesday, Portland Trail Blazers owner Paul Allen tweeted a message that read: "The Four Stages of reading a John Canzano column on the Portland Trail Blazers." The message included a link to a website with pictures of an underwater creature that were labelled... ------------------------ Stage 1: Uh oh, another Canzano column! Stage 2: Wow, even more bombastic and grandiose than usual! Stage 3: He’s frolicking again with unnamed sources and their murky agendas. Stage 4: Movin' on ... (Does his editor even bother to read these?) ------------------------ Canzano, a columnist for The Oregonian, published a column this week questioning Allen's interest in owning the team. text updated, bumped to front page -- Ben Golliver | benjamin.golliver@gmail.com | Twitter

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