Entries from February 2010

Preview: Kings (18-37) at Suns (33-23)

February 21st, 2010 · 2 Comments

Suns 104, Kings 88 A meeting with the mediocre awful Sacramento Kings couldn’t come at a more perfect time. Steve Nash is aching with back and abdominal pain (he didn’t practice Saturday but will likely play Sunday), so it’s a good chance for him to decrease his minutes for at least one game. Amare Stoudemire […]

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Tags: Phoenix Suns · Phoenix Suns Preview · Sacramento Kings

Suns 88, Hawks 80 — Revenge, sweet revenge

February 19th, 2010 · 4 Comments

After a buzzer-beating loss in Atlanta earlier this season, the Suns decided not to get mad, but rather get even. With all the trade talk and drama behind them and their focus entirely on basketball, the Suns were able to exact some revenge on the Hawks for the heartbreaking January loss in Atlanta that saw […]

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Tags: Amare Stoudemire · Atlanta Hawks · Defense · Phoenix Suns · Phoenix Suns Recap

Preview: Hawks (34-18) at Suns (32-23)

February 19th, 2010 · No Comments

Suns 88, Hawks 80 For the first time in weeks, the Phoenix Suns can finally go out and focus on nothing but playing basketball. With the seemingly never-ending Amare Stoudemire trade rumors now a thing of the past (kind of), the Suns can get back to business against the Eastern Conference powerhouse Atlanta Hawks. The […]

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Tags: Amare Stoudemire · Atlanta Hawks · Jason Richardson · Phoenix Suns · Phoenix Suns Preview

Amare’s still here, so what’s next?

February 19th, 2010 · 5 Comments

So that’s it. No alarm bells sounded, no siren rang out, just a whole lot of talk about nothing. Amare Stoudemire will play out the season in purple and orange, and then we can play this game again in July. So what does this mean? In the short term, it means the Suns are a […]

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Tags: Amare Stoudemire · Phoenix Suns · Phoenix Suns Analysis · Phoenix Suns Rumors

Amare Stoudemire remains with Suns

February 18th, 2010 · 9 Comments

All the speculation, rumor, agony and excitement has gone for nothing. The NBA trade deadline has passed and Amare Stoudemire has not been traded, meaning he will stay with the Phoenix Suns for at least the rest of the season. While it comes as a relief to many fans that Stoudemire, a face of Suns […]

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Tags: Amare Stoudemire · Phoenix Suns · Phoenix Suns Rumors

Sarver to ESPN: Amare Stoudemire staying put

February 18th, 2010 · No Comments

In yet another development in the Amare Stoudemire trade saga, Phoenix Suns owner Robert Sarver confirmed to ESPN.com Thursday morning that  he met with Stoudemire after last night’s loss in Dallas “to let him know that the Suns are no longer looking to move him.” Sarver’s e-mail to ESPN confirmed reports by Fanhouse.com and The […]

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Tags: Amare Stoudemire · Phoenix Suns · Phoenix Suns Rumors · Robert Sarver