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dking97

  • joined Mar 03, 2010
  • last login Aug 30, 2014
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Been a Suns fan since the days of Kyle Macy and Walter Davis and the "scandal", enjoyed big ups (KJ/Chambers/Barkley/Nash) and downs (Googs/Starbury/SuperCool), ready for whatever comes next!

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Len's frustrating summer, round 2

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Alex Len's short NBA career has been marred by one injury after another. But Len, who will be just 21 this season, has the potential to become a force in this league if he can stay on the court.

Dragic hounded, "no solutions" against Team USA

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You know that Slovenia lost to Team USA today in convincing fashion. No surprise there. A country with 400 million people to choose from can beat a country with 2 million people to choose from....

Three teams. Four Players. Three Trades. 12 months

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The Los Angeles Clippers traded Jared Dudley to the Milwaukee Bucks today for the second round pick they gave up, along with Eric Bledsoe and Caron Butler, to get him and J.J. Redick last July.

Dragic and Thomas both want Bledsoe back

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It's a league of competition. But Isaiah Thomas still wants Eric Bledsoe back, even though Bledsoe will take his starting job. And Goran Dragic wants Bledsoe back, even though Bledsoe could be...

Not Top 10. Anywhere.

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Each summer, ESPN projects the top players at every position for the next season. It's good, clickable content to start conversations. But for some teams, it's a chance to lament the lack of...

It's Official: No Love for Suns

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It's been a frustrating summer at times. Today is no less frustrating, even though the news has been expected for weeks now. Kevin Love has been traded to the Cleveland Cavaliers, and not the P...

LaCava: "Take it to the bank" Bledsoe on block

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Local sportscaster on Fox, Jude LaCava, dropped a bombshell yesterday on FoxSports910 - the Suns have shifted into "deal" mode with point guard Eric Bledsoe.

ESPN: Not even in the Top 10, among point guards

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The Phoenix Suns are flush with point guards, considered by far the strength of the team. Yet none of them are projected to be in the league's Top 10 point guards for the 2014-15 season.

Tough second half sked won't make playoffs easy

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After hurtling through the first "half" of the season to reach the All-Star Break, the Phoenix Suns will enter the final stretch of the season with just 28 games left to make the playoffs. End of...

It's a grind on the road

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The last thing the Phoenix Suns want is to be out of the playoff picture by Christmas. But a road heavy schedule, including 24 road games vs. 16 home games, will provide a big test to their playoff...

Thomas donates 300 backpacks

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The Phoenix Suns newest point guard, Isaiah Thomas, is getting a jump start on making an impact on the community here in the Valley, even before he plays his first game for the Suns. Today, he...

Predictions! Guess the number of national games

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On one hand, the number of national TV games your team is awarded by ESPN/ABC and TNT is a sign of respect. The more you get, the more they respect you. But on the other hand, I'm too old to be...

The Silent Treatment

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According to the Phoenix Suns managing partner, Robert Sarver, the Suns and Bledsoe have not talked since the end of the NBA season.

Dragic: Suns rejected Pacer's offer of Hibbert

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The Phoenix Suns have rejected a major trade offer for Goran Dragic, further indication that the Suns really do want to run out there next season with three slashing guards at their disposal unless...

Contract Extensions now on table for 2011 Class

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While NBA fans wonder what will happen to Eric Bledsoe, Greg Monroe and other unsigned NBA free agents, many front offices must now turn their attention to the next crop of potential restricted...

Montrezl Harrell to the rescue in 2015?

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Yes, the draft is not for another 11 months. But thanks to the Los Angeles Lakers, the Phoenix Suns are likely to have a lottery pick regardless of how they play this next season. To recap, the...

A summer of discontent

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Welp. That one word sums up the 2014 off season so far for the Phoenix Suns. The upstart 48-win Suns entered the summer loaded with assets and ready to take that next step into the NBA elite, but...

Thanks for nothing, Minny

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With the likely trade of Kevin Love to Cleveland, the Phoenix Suns can nearly close the books on 2012 with a sad thud (and bury said books alongside the 2011 and 2013 books). It appears as if the...

Tucker pleads guilty, Suns comment

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A couple of developments, though one is more earth-shattering than another. The one that is not earth-shattering: "Like P.J. himself, the Phoenix Suns take P.J.'s behavior very seriously. We...

Salary Cap Update, August 3, 2014

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As the NBA free agency signing season winds down, the Phoenix Suns find themselves in a unique position of having a completely full roster capable of making the playoffs while also having the...

Sarver sees both sides, ready to deal w/Bledsoe

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Phoenix Suns owner Robert Sarver wants to get a deal done, and is ready to negotiate that middle ground. There is still no talk of trading Bledsoe. The Suns want Bledsoe for a long time to come.

Lesser brother again? Mason over Miles on USMNT

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Both Miles Plumlee and Mason Plumlee, graduates from Duke University in the past three years, were picked for the 'USA Select' team to practice against United States Mens National Team (USMNT)...

In their own words: Have they done what they said?

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The Phoenix Suns brass warned us of a few things at the end of the season. Let's review some of the most outstanding quotes to see how the summer has played out so far, as of the end of July. T...

King with Kenny and Crash

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For those who love to listen to audio about the Phoenix Suns, here's a ten-minute interview with FoxSports910's Kenny and Crash yesterday. Since Gregg Popovich said last year that I looked like I...

Comparing Bledsoe with other recent signed PGs

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Bledsoe wants the max. The Phoenix Suns don't want to give it to him. And there's ample evidence for both sides to make a point.

Warren "best overall rookie in Las Vegas"

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According to noted player development coach David Thorpe, who also writes for ESPN, Suns rookie T.J. Warren showed enough skills to make him the draft's best offensive player.

What Tolliver brought the Bobcats

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The Bright Side did a Q-and-A with Nick Denning of thelotterymafia.com who closely follows his home town team, the Charlotte Bobcats. Nick provides an insider point of view on Anthony Tolliver last...

Video
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Bledsoe has options, but not as many as he thought

It's been a while since you've seen any Suns basketball, and some of us may have forgotten just how good Eric Bledsoe is. Above is the scouting report on him done by the great Mike Schmitz of...

Isaiah Thomas chooses winning over dollars

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In the summer of "coming home", Suns point guard Isaiah Thomas has found a new one in the Phoenix Suns, a team who can help him win a lot of basketball games.

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