File photo of Portland Trail Blazers owner Allen talking to the team president at NBA game in Portland

 
File photo of Portland Trail Blazers owner Allen talking to the team president at NBA game in Portland
Portland Trail Blazers owner and billionaire Paul Allen (C) talks to the team president Steve Patterson (L) in front of fans during the team's NBA game against the Los Angeles Clippers in Portland, Oregon, in this March 26, 2006 file photo. REUTERS/Richard Clement/Files