PHOENIX Marcin Gortat breezed into the Phoenix Suns locker room more than an hour before game time outfitted in a relatively stylish gray suit that was not accessorized by a walking boot.
After absorbing some rave reviews from fashion-conscious teammates, Gortat announced, It is what it is.
Aside from a stab at sartorial splendor, the it scheduled Friday at US Airways Center was Polish Night with the Polish Hammer in the wrong uniform.
It also was NBA green night, with warm-up T-shirts and a couple of green headbands representing the leagues approval of conserving the planets natural resources.
Finally, it was a night for the Suns whose defense went from pretty bad before Gortat injured his foot to dreadful since to score 107 points and lose to the Golden State Warriors by four.
Oh, this particular Suns defeat was really peculiar. With Goran Dragic and Michael Beasley combining to make 23 shots in 30 attempts, Phoenix managed to achieve its eighth consecutive defeat while s...