Originally written August 16, 2013 on Rumors and Rants:
Perhaps the only upside to the Phoenix Suns new uniform design is that no one will be watching the Suns next season to realize how ugly they are. The team unveiled the new look Thursday night, and it ended up like mama always said — never look directly at the sun. OK, maybe that’s a little harsh. It’s possible, though not probable, that the Suns new home and road jerseys aren’t horrible. But my ability to judge that has been rendered completely useless by the monstrosity that is their alternate uniform. The third jersey is an all-orange, full-sleeved nightmare that gives the appearance that the corresponding shorts are a pair of orange capri pants. The purple road uni actually looks decent from the front, but the lack of an outline around the numbers gives the back of the jersey a Gus Macker 3-on-3 team feel. I don’t disagree with the idea Phoenix needed a uniform change — the team is coming off one of the worst seasons in its history, and some sort of new branding was needed. I ju...
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