Entries from September 2009

Dickau chooses Suns instead of Celts

September 24th, 2009 · 5 Comments

As Paul Coro reported yesterday afternoon, 31-year-old journeyman Dan Dickau has accepted the Suns’ offer to attend training camp in San Diego. Dickau has played for six teams in six years and recently finished up playing for the Brose Baskets in Germany. Dickau had an illustrious college career with the Gonzaga Bulldogs. He was named a […]

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Tags: Phoenix Suns News

How to improve upon “Shaq Vs.”

September 23rd, 2009 · 2 Comments

The only live episode I saw of “Shaq Vs.” was the Albert Pujols one, and to say the least I did not come away impressed. After going back on YouTube and watching a few of the other clips last night, I maintain that I love the idea but not the execution of the show. My […]

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Tags: Shaquille O'Neal · Steve Nash

Steve Nash: MVP pitchman

September 22nd, 2009 · 1 Comment

If you haven’t already seen Nash’s Vitamin Water spot, then watch it. Like now. Writes Carly McElroy of Fan on Fire, “It’s no wonder now that Shaq allegedly stole his ‘Shaq Vs.’ idea. I have a feeling Nash could throw down in a acting challenge.”

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Tags: Steve Nash

Buyer beware when doling out long-term max deals

September 21st, 2009 · 4 Comments

It’s kind of funny how much salary skews your perception of a player. This offseason, many Suns fans called for the head of Jason Richardson. Although he’s limited defensively, J-Rich is a dynamic offensive player, a perfect two guard in the run-and-gun system the Suns will be playing this year. But is he the perfect […]

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Tags: Amare Stoudemire · Jason Richardson · Leandro Barbosa · Phoenix Suns Rumors

A Suns social media primer

September 18th, 2009 · No Comments

Earlier in the week I presented an in-depth analysis of the Suns’ social media efforts as well as a Q and A with Suns head coach Alvin Gentry’s daughter. Today I will bring you a collection of assorted thoughts on the Suns and social media that didn’t make my previous piece. A rundown of Suns […]

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Tags: Fans · Phoenix Suns Analysis · Twitter

Suns offering fans a free ride

September 17th, 2009 · 1 Comment

Phoenix has always sucked when it comes to public transportation. When you go to cities like Washington D.C. and New York, you almost don’t need to rent a car their public transportation is so good. In fact, I can’t see any reason why anybody would ever rent a car in DC. But Phoenix is ahead […]

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Tags: Fans · Phoenix Suns News