Worthy of greater responsibilities

Updated: April 25, 2003, 11:46 AM ET
By By Terry Brown | NBA Insider
If the Portland Trail Blazers didn't want to get swept out of the playoffs for the third time in a row, then Paul Allen really should have overpaid someone to at least tell Rasheed Wallace.

The Trail Blazers' revolving door has seen plenty of so-called scorers come and go while Wallace -- perhaps the best of them all -- hasn't been allowed to go off ... in a good way. You think one of them could have deferred to 'Sheed? Maybe?