Social Media reacts to Robert Sarver’s sale announcement

Arizona Sports News online

Phoenix Suns and Mercury majority owner in Robert Sarver announced he’ll be selling the franchises.

Sarver released a statement following his one-year suspension and $10 million fine handed down from the NBA after an independent investigation that found Sarver violated many workplace standards.

Current and former players reacted to the news that Sarver will be selling the squads:

Mercury guard Diamond DeShields – 

Former NBA player and Arizona Wildcat Richard Jefferson – 

Lakers’ LeBron James – 

Former NBA player Jamal Crawford – 

Media members joined in on the discussion as well:

Bally Sports Arizona’s Cindy Brunson – 

ESPN’s Ramona Shelburne – 

ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski – 

ESPN’s Baxter Holmes – 

Sarver originally bought the franchises for $401 million in 2004.

He’s expected to sell at close to $2 billion.