Sarver supports Silver’s disciplinary action against Sterling

Phoenix Suns managing partner Robert Sarver issued a statement Wednesday in support of commissioner Adam Silver’s lifetime ban of Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling:

 "I applaud the actions taken today by Commissioner Silver in response to the disturbing comments made by Donald Sterling. Commissioner Silver’s decision upholds the principles of diversity, tolerance and respect for all people that the NBA and Phoenix Suns represent.  The Commissioner has my full support."