Chauncey Billups
SAN ANTONIO, TX - MAY 22: ESPN Analyst, Chauncey Billups does a segment before Game Four of the Western Conference Finals between the Golden State Warriors and the San Antonio Spurs during the 2017 NBA Playoffs on MAY 22, 2017 at the AT&T Center in San Antonio, Texas. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this photograph, user is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. Mandatory Copyright Notice: Copyright 2017 NBAE (Photos by David Dow/NBAE via Getty Images)

New Portland Trail Blazers head coach Chauncey Billups addressed the controversy surrounding his hiring, saying the 1997 rape allegation was an experience that “shaped [his] life.” Later, a presser moderator cut off a reporter’s follow-up question: