The Associated PressFILE - In this Jan. 5, 2018, file photo, Wisconsin coach Tony Granato stands behind his bench during the team's NCAA hockey game against Penn State in State College, Pa.
The Associated PressMilwaukee Bucks head coach Jason Kidd watches during the first half of an NBA basketball game against the Miami Heat Wednesday, Jan. 17, 2018, in Milwaukee. (AP Photo/Morry Gash)
The Associated PressVirginia head coach Tony Bennett directs his team against Wake Forest during the first half of an NCAA basketball game in Winston-Salem, N.C., Sunday, Jan. 21, 2018. (AP Photo/Chuck Burton)

Portland Trail Blazers point guard Damian Lillard is a two-time NBA All-Star, and he, along with many others, believe his resume should have double the appearances.

Sources: Lillard, Allen met over Blazers' future

Monday, 22 January 2018 22:34 Written by

Portland Trail Blazers star point guard Damian Lillard met with team owner Paul Allen to gather an understanding of the organization's direction, league sources told ESPN.

The two met discreetly for approximately one hour in Allen's office at Moda Center prior to hosting the Indiana Pacers last Thursday, sources said.

Barea: I don't think Wall's teammates like him

Monday, 22 January 2018 22:13 Written by

DALLAS - J.J. Barea won't be gifted a Rolex watch from John Wall anytime soon.

An on-court confrontation between Barea and Wall was just a warm-up act Monday night. Things really got rolling when the veteran point guards exchanged trash talk via the media after Barea's Dallas Mavericks cruised to a 98-75 rout of Wall's Washington Wizards.