When WQAM 560-AM host Sid Rosenberg said Utah is "gorgeous" but "a horrible place to live, horrible," Boozer — who makes his offseason home in the Miami area — refuted the notion.
"Nah, it's not that bad," he said. "You know, I'm raising my kids out there. It's pretty nice.
"We have a good time out there with our basketball team, successful of course. That's the frontcourt of it, the most important thing of it. And it's a great place to raise your kids. And it is beautiful."
Rosenberg followed up by asking, "But those Mormon people are crazy, aren't they? I mean, the Morm ... ?"