Entries from May 2009

The Suns can count on LB

May 29th, 2009 · 3 Comments

The Phoenix Suns’ offseason is officially underway.  Five months of rumors, contract talks and speculation is on the horizon. Shaq is thought to be nearing his departure, Nash wants more money, Grant Hill remains unsigned and Amar’e is still on the trading block. While it seems that nearly everyone on the Suns’ roster is up for […]

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Tags: Jason Richardson · Leandro Barbosa · Phoenix Suns Analysis

Suns should consider trading Nash

May 27th, 2009 · 12 Comments

Let me preface this post by saying that aside from Ben York and his shrine to Steve Nash, I’ve got to be one of the biggest Nash fans in the blogosphere. I absolutely love that a 6-foot-3 point guard with no ridiculous athletic gifts like a LeBron or a Kobe could win two MVPs and […]

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Tags: Phoenix Suns Rumors · Steve Nash · Trades

The Big Broadcaster goes to school

May 24th, 2009 · 1 Comment

Shaq has been dogged in the past for not working hard enough on his game during the offseason. You can’t say that this summer, at least if you’re talking about his broadcasting game. Shaq spent three days last week honing his skills in that craft at Syracuse’s “Sportscaster U,” a broadcasting boot camp for pro […]

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Tags: Shaquille O'Neal

“And with the 14th pick…”

May 22nd, 2009 · 11 Comments

With the lottery in the books and the Phoenix Suns holding on to the 14th overall pick, Steve Kerr and Alvin Gentry will surely be spending sleepless nights full of caffeine, game film and scouting reports during this next month leading up to the June 25 NBA Draft. It is no secret that the Suns […]

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Tags: Draft · Phoenix Suns Analysis

No dice in Jersey, but a couple more good tweets

May 20th, 2009 · 3 Comments

The look on Alvin Gentry’s face said it all when all Suns-related lottery drama immediately vanished with Phoenix securing the 14th pick to lead off the lottery show. It was the kind of let-down face he often wore over the course of the final weeks of the season, during which time he always seemed to […]

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Tags: Alvin Gentry · Draft · Phoenix Suns News · Twitter

The day has finally cometh

May 19th, 2009 · 2 Comments

Most years Suns fans are licking their wounds from a brutal second-round defeat or preparing for a scintillating Western Conference Finals right about now, but this year we’ve been relegating to counting down the days until the lottery. The good news is after a month and a half of waiting, the Suns’ offseason officially begins […]

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Tags: Draft