Entries from April 2009

VotS.com Suns podcast – April 7

April 7th, 2009 · No Comments

Ben York and Mark McLane from Fanster.com’s Deep Purple join me again on this week’s podcast to discuss the Suns’ season-ending loss in Dallas and what we’re looking forward to in the final five games before giving our eulogies for the 2008-09 Suns.

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Tags: Phoenix Suns Podcasts

So you’re saying there’s a chance?

April 7th, 2009 · 2 Comments

No, I’m not talking about what needs to happen for the Suns to earn a playoff berth anymore. Those dreams were shattered during Sunday’s Demolition in Big D, a shocking blowout that jarred even the most optimistic of Suns fans back to reality about this season. As you continue feeling down and blue over that […]

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Tags: Atlanta Hawks · Draft · Future · Phoenix Suns Analysis

Mavericks 140, Suns 116 – Game, set, match

April 5th, 2009 · 6 Comments

Suns fans are accustomed to sickening ends to their team’s season. We’ve seen Duncan banking threes, questionable Amare and Diaw suspensions and crushing injury after crushing injury. But never in the past five years have we been able to officially lie the season to rest so early as the tender date of April 5, the […]

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Tags: Alvin Gentry · Dallas Mavericks · Defense · Grant Hill · Leandro Barbosa · Phoenix Suns Recap

Game Thread: Suns (42-34) at Mavericks (45-31)

April 5th, 2009 · 2 Comments

Mavericks 140, Suns 116  Suns at Mavericks Live Blog – “The Game of the Year” April 5. The Suns have had this day marked, circled and starred on their schedules ever since the Mavs stole a March 10 win in Phoenix to go up five games (and two days later six games). Since then the […]

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Tags: Dallas Mavericks · Phoenix Suns Live Blog · Phoenix Suns Preview

Suns 139, Kings 111 – Another step forward

April 4th, 2009 · 1 Comment

And now, Sunday matters. With the coupling of Phoenix’s big 139-111 victory Friday night and Dallas’s shocking loss in Memphis, the Suns are three games back going into a make or break showdown Sunday on ABC in Dallas. Not many people expected the Mavs to lose a game like this, and it’s just what the […]

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Tags: Bench · Dallas Mavericks · Defense · Leandro Barbosa · Phoenix Suns Recap · Sacramento Kings

Game Thread: Kings (16-58) at Suns (41-34)

April 3rd, 2009 · 2 Comments

Suns 139, Kings 111             The Suns couldn’t possibly lose to the NBA-worst Kings twice in one week, right? If you ask head coach Alvin Gentry, this is the first time Phoenix is playing Sacramento in its “new season” after last season ended Sunday night in Sacramento, but for those […]

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Tags: Leandro Barbosa · Phoenix Suns Preview · Sacramento Kings