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Phoenix Suns Owner Threatening To Move Team To Seattle Or Vegas Over Arena Dispute

Phoenix Suns owner Robert Sarver is looking to upgrade Talking Stick Resort Arena, but he doesn’t have the votes to get the approval for the $150 million renovations being asked for. Reportedly Sarver has started calling as many people as possible to try and convince them of the deal, and is threatening to move the team to Seattle or Las Vegas, two very popular locations owners like to use as a bargaining chip. However, the NBA would need to not only approve the move, Sarver would have to get approval from the cities themselves. Story developing. ...Read more

Heisman Winner Kyler Murray Apologizes For Past Homophobic Tweets Which Surfaced After Award

Oklahoma quarterback Kyler Murray apologized Sunday for several homophobic tweets that he deleted hours after winning the Heisman Trophy. Murray, 21, had used an anti-gay slur in a tweet to friends when he was a teenager.  “I apologize for the tweets that have come to light tonight from when I was 14 and 15,” Murray said on Twitter. “I used a poor choice of word that doesn’t reflect who I am or what I believe. I did not intend to single out any individual or group.”  ...Read more