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Maloof Debacle Reminds Us: Why Even Have Owners?

By Ethan Sherwood Strauss On April - 12 - 2012

Well, it certainly might remind economist David J. Berri, he who wrote, "Do the players--and NBA cities--really need NBA owners?" back during the lockout. Maloof odiousness was the article's focus then, and Maloof odiousness is at the forefront today.

The bumble brothers have pulled the rug out from under Sacramento, lurching towards Anaheim mere weeks after preening before a thankful Kings crowd

From an excellent piece on Pro Basketball Talk by Aaron Bruski:

So in summary, the project is on a tight deadline, needs all the public support it can muster, and the Maloofs are refusing to pay $3.26 million in pre-development costs, or one year of 
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