Entries from October 2009

Nash not worried about big minutes

October 31st, 2009 · 2 Comments

PHOENIX — Every year a big fuss is made about how many minutes Steve Nash will play. Every year the Suns talk about acquiring a backup point guard to limit Nash’s minutes, and every year he still plays a good chunk of time, although his minutes have decreased slightly each of the past three years. […]

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Tags: Amare Stoudemire · Pace · Phoenix Suns News · Steve Nash

Suns 123, Warriors 101 — Vintage Nash again

October 30th, 2009 · 3 Comments

PHOENIX — The Phoenix Suns have always been more dangerous when Steve Nash gets his entire team involved, and Friday’s 123-101 victory over the Warriors was just one more piece of evidence toward that argument. Nash dished out 20 assists, four more than the Warriors as a team, and every Suns starter scored at least […]

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Tags: Amare Stoudemire · Golden State Warriors · Phoenix Suns Recap · Rebounding · Steve Nash

Game Thread: Warriors (0-1) at Suns (1-0)

October 30th, 2009 · No Comments

Suns 123, Warriors 101 Wednesday’s 109-107 win over the Clippers was the true season opener, but the Suns will get their first chance to shine in front of their home crowd tonight at US Airways Center. Beating the Clippers in nail-biting fashion certainly got people excited about this team, but deeper analysis offers insight into […]

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Tags: Alando Tucker · Golden State Warriors · Jared Dudley · Phoenix Suns Preview · Robin Lopez

J-Rich is suspended for one more game, so …

October 29th, 2009 · 4 Comments

That will give him extra time to focus on picking his fantasy football team. Or teams I should say. J-Rich is picking seven fantasy football teams at FantasyWorld.com, and if you beat ALL of them during the play period encompassing Weeks 8-17, you will win an authentic autographed No. 23 Suns jersey. According to Jerry […]

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Tags: Jason Richardson

Suns 109, Clippers 107 — Nash to the rescue

October 29th, 2009 · 7 Comments

First off, all I can say is I don’t think my heart will be able to handle 81 more games like the contest we saw tonight, a 109-107 Suns victory over the Clippers. Although it’s going to be a while before we know just what kind of heart the Phoenix Suns possess, this is the […]

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Tags: Amare Stoudemire · Grant Hill · Los Angeles Clippers · Phoenix Suns Recap · Rebounding

Game Thread: Suns (0-0) at Clippers (0-1)

October 28th, 2009 · 4 Comments

Suns 109, Clippers 107 Man, it’s been a while since I’ve written one of these things, and have I ever missed it. I’m sure everybody reading this blog is overjoyed that the NBA is back, as am I of course. If it feels like it’s been forever since the Suns last played a game that […]

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Tags: Los Angeles Clippers · Phoenix Suns Preview