The Phoenix Suns are the best story in Arizona, and we're not just talking sports

The Arizona Republic
The Phoenix Suns are the best story in Arizona, and we're not just talking sports
The Phoenix Suns are the best story in Arizona, and we're not just talking sports

Opinion: The personal stories in purple and orange are compelling to watch - if for no other reason to see if they can turn this thing around. The best story, hands-down, in Arizona right now begins with a scoundrel. That's how the basketball world sees Robert Sarver. His reputation for badness is so well established you could chisel it in granite. It's not about to change. He's not just considered one of the worst owners in the National Basketball Association but in all of professional sports. A decade and a half since this land developer and businessman from Tucson bought the Phoenix Suns, he and his team have been besieged with ridicule from sports writers, players, coaches and executives

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