PHOENIX Lon Babby doesnt seem to be a fan of the autopsy press conference.
I want to look forward, Babby, president of basketball operations for the Phoenix Suns, said in a media gathering one day after general manager Lance Blanks was fired.
I want to make sure that what has been historically a great franchise gets even better.
So, much like the presser after the Suns parted ways with Coach Alvin Gentry, the Blanks-is-gone event didnt provide much in the way of tasty details regarding decisions gone awry.
In his closest approach to what we can appropriate as a condemnation of Blanks, Babby said, Where I think weve lost our way a little bit, candidly, I want to make sure were respectful of the past.
I want to make sure that we acknowledge the tremendous success this organization has had and be respectful of the people whove played here, the people whove coached here and the people whove spent many years working here.
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