Local sports are a sad state of affairs currently. How did we get here? Jody Oehler counts down the #TOP5Thursday Worst Valley Sports Decisions.
5. Arizona Cardinals select G Jonathan Cooper 7th overall in 2013 NFL Draft
4. Arizona Diamondbacks deal OF Ender Inciarte, SS Dansby Swanson, LHP Aaron Blair to the Atlanta Braves for RHP Shelby Miller and Gabe Speier
3. Kurt Thomas is traded by the Phoenix Suns with a 2008 1st round draft pick (Serge Ibaka was later selected) and a 2010 1st round draft pick (Quincy Pondexter was later selected) to the Seattle SuperSonics for a 2009 2nd round draft pick (Emir Preldzic was later selected). Phoenix also received a trade exception from Seattle.
2. Coyotes move to Glendale arena in 2003
1. Robert Sarver buys Phoenix Suns in 2004
What makes your list?