Suns guard Kevin Johnson battles with Michael Jordan for position under the basket as Charles Barkley looks on during the 1993 NBA Finals. Johnson, currently the mayor of Sacramento, is battling to build the Kings a new arena. (Walter Iooss Jr./SI)
AMICK: Johnson, Maloofs battle for future of KingsAMICK: Sacramento group issues harsh letter about Maloofs

Suns guard Kevin Johnson battles with Michael Jordan for position under the basket as Charles Barkley looks on during the 1993 NBA Finals. Johnson, currently the mayor of Sacramento, is battling to build the Kings a new arena. (Walter Iooss Jr./SI)

AMICK: Johnson, Maloofs battle for future of Kings
AMICK: Sacramento group issues harsh letter about Maloofs

Suns guard Steve Nash drives for a layup during a 2007 game against the Spurs. Nash went public with comments about the Suns’ lack of talent, which according to SI.com’s Zach Lowe, is a valid comment because he’s 100 percent correct. (Greg Nelson/SI) 
LOWE: Nash has every right to complain about the Suns squadFORRESTER: Suns trainers prove to be major assets ROBSON: Suns creep up two places in Power Rankings

Suns guard Steve Nash drives for a layup during a 2007 game against the Spurs. Nash went public with comments about the Suns’ lack of talent, which according to SI.com’s Zach Lowe, is a valid comment because he’s 100 percent correct. (Greg Nelson/SI) 

LOWE: Nash has every right to complain about the Suns squad
FORRESTER: Suns trainers prove to be major assets 
ROBSON: Suns creep up two places in Power Rankings