• Paul Allen was major part of sports landscape in Northwest

    1 month ago - By Seattle Pi

    SEATTLE - No one had more influence on professional sports in the Pacific Northwest than Paul Allen.
    But though he was the owner of the NFL's Seattle Seahawks and the NBA's Portland Trail Blazers and partial owner of Major League Soccer's Seattle Sounders, Allen usually shied away from the spotlight sought by others in his same position. As an owner, he didn't have the same visibility as the Dallas Mavericks' Mark Cuban nor was he an omnipresent figure on the sidelines like the Cowboys' Jerry Jones.
    Allen would leave the locker rooms before cameras arrived, shuffling down hallways and out...
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  • Seahawks, Trail Blazers owner Paul Allen remembered as a leader and visionary by sports world

    1 month ago - By Washingtonpost

    Allen, who owned the Seahawks and Portland Trail Blazers, was credited with keeping the NFL in Seattle.
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  • Seahawks, Blazers owner Paul Allen dies at 65

    1 month ago - By ESPN

    Paul Allen, co-founder of Microsoft and owner of the Seattle Seahawks and Portland Trail Blazers, has died at the age of 65.
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