Originally written on Pro Sports Daily  |  Last updated 10/20/14
Portland Trail Blazers owner Paul Allen said he won't sell the team, but called the 2011-12 season the most disappointing he's had in 24 years as owner. In an open letter to fans on the Blazers' website, the billionaire co-founder of Microsoft reiterated that the team isn't for sale. He said he hasn't received or solicited any offers. "There could come a time when I decide to sell the Trail Blazers," Allen said in the letter. "Many factors would go into that decision, including my health, the team's economics, and the progress I can see on the court." The Blazers missed the playoffs with a 28-38 in the lockout-shortened season. The team is has an interim general manager in Chad Buchanan and is seeking a head coach. "We are now talking with viable candidates and I have already done my first interview," Allen said of the GM search. "We're moving forward thoughtfully because we must ensure we have the right fit. Ide...
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