The top players pimp out the events they get paid to play in at the behest of the ATP?
Why don't we ask them next what they think about Dubai, maybe that should be the next grand slam. Oh and while your at it, ask them what they think about whatever crappy event/exo they are playing at, you'll soon realize every event in the calendar is the most important event they've ever played.
As usual, Fed is the closest one to the truth and the only one who can sort of speak his mind because of the star power he has. He acknowledges it has no historical importance, it's not part of the tour, and as of now it is in need of massive promotion. Of course he says all this very diplomatically, but don't let that stop the Nadulltards