Phoenix Suns owner Robert Sarver is in the crosshairs in a big way as the NBA prepares to drop a huge bomb on him. According to a new report, the league is prepared to release a massive story about misconduct; but his team got ahead of the situation with a prompt denial.

Jordan Schultz reported that the NBA is preparing to drop some serious racist accusations on the Phoenix Suns’ team owner, Robert Sarver. Those accusations also extend to incidents of sexual harassment and there is said to be multiple incidents to back up the findings.

Breaking: The NBA is preparing for a massive story accusing #Suns owner Robert Sarver of racism, sexism and sexual harassment in a series of incidents, sources say. With enough evidence to support such claims, there’s a real chance the league would forcibly remove Sarver.

Although the exact nature of the allegations is not clear at this time, the Phoenix Suns got ahead of the problem in a big way. They issued a statement to deny the allegations as Sports Illustrated’s Chris Mannix reported:


“The Suns, in response for what they say is a pending ESPN story, deny its contents. ‘Documentary evidence in our possession and eyewitness accounts directly contradict the reporter’s accusations,’ team says.”

We will continue monitoring this story here at Thirsty. There might be a lot more to things by the time all of the information surfaces.

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H Jenkins

Years of experience in writing, journalism, and digging exclusive insider info for Ringside News opened the door for a new opportunity for Jenkins. With a history in finance, he broke into the journalism game by writing on blogs and other freelance websites before branching into sports and entertainment news. Being in tune with pop culture doesn't mean it has to make sense, but he tries. Favorite bands include any group from Seattle who formed between 1991 and 1999. 5 Ozzfests under his belt and 12 Warped Tours, but his last concert was a bluegrass AC/DC cover band that was not 100% terrible.

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