KOIN-TV (CBS-Portland, OR): Portland Trail Blazers Launch Internal Investigation

November 06, 2021

The Portland Trail Blazer’s president of basketball operations could be in some hot water. Recent reports suggest that Neil Olshey is under investigation for misconduct in the workplace. “Olshey is alleged to have created a hostile work environment with instances of bullying and intimidation. Several staff members have reportedly been subjected to ten years of mistreatment leading mental and physical stress,” the station reported. The Trail Blazers released a statement saying they, “immediately engaged O’Melveny & Myers, an outside firm with significant expertise in this area, to conduct a full, fair, and independent review into these concerns and will take appropriate action based on its outcome.”

Watch the full report here.