NBA Suspends And Fines Phoenix Suns Owner Robert Sarver For Quoting Individuals, “Inequitable Conduct Toward Female Employees,” And Demeaning And Harsh Treatment Of Employees

The National Basketball Associaton (NBA) announced they suspended and fined Phoenix Suns and Phoenix Mercury owner Robert Sarver following an investigation resulting from an ESPN article accusing Sarver of workplace misconduct, using racially sensitive language, engaging in inequitable conduct toward female employees, demeaning employees, and making sex-related comments.