...Only the most tenuous and stretched-out of links to the Blazers to be found here, but still a fun read about a pro baller operating contrary to type.
...OMG. Dy. Ing.
Shams Charania Twitter Post
Interesting bit about trying to get Sabonis too.
Allen seems to be blowing off a lot of people including Phil Knight and our own resident superstar... "Damian wanted to sit down and have a conversation with Jody about the team and she didn’t return his call. Then he tried to email her. Eventually she just never responded and put him in touch with Bert," the source alleged.
And, we still have the seventh to draft/trade for a better player.
If you happen to be in NYC...
According to Woj, Uncle Phil (along with Alan Smolinisky) has offered $2B+ to buy the Trail Blazers.
No, he hasn’t retired… but he did sign a contract with ESPN to be an analyst on their shows, podcasts, etc. when he has the time. Congrats to CJ for landing his first analysts gig! He’s been working towards it for a long time and I look forward to seeing how he does.
Ime Udoka beat long odds and made an NBA team after getting a last-minute invitation to training camp