Adam Silver Releases Statement About Robert Sarver’s Plan to Sell Suns and Mercury

NBA Commissioner Adam Silver issued a statement Wednesday in response to Robert Sarver stating his plans to begin the sales process of both the suns and Mercury.

“I fully support Robert Sarver’s decision to sell the Phoenix Suns and the Mercury,” Silver wrote in a… pronunciation. “This is the right next step for the organization and the community.”

A week ago, Silver told: Sports Illustrated’s Howard Beck that he felt he had no “right to take Sarver’s team away”.

“I don’t want to rest on that legal point because there could of course be a process to take someone’s team out of this league. It’s very involved and I finally made the decision that it didn’t go up to that level,” he said. Silver.