Entries from May 2010

VotS Suns podcast — Season-ending edition

May 31st, 2010 · No Comments

On this season-ending edition of the ValleyoftheSuns podcast, Michael Schwartz and Mike Schmitz discuss the highs and lows of the Phoenix Suns’ 2009-10 season and playoff run and look ahead to what the 2010 offseason might bring for the Suns.

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Tags: Phoenix Suns · Phoenix Suns Podcasts

ValleyoftheSuns end of season chat

May 31st, 2010 · 1 Comment

ValleyoftheSuns.com End of Season Chat

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Tags: Phoenix Suns · Phoenix Suns Analysis · Phoenix Suns Live Blog · Playoffs

A final look at Suns-Lakers through plus-minus

May 31st, 2010 · 3 Comments

With the help of former Mavericks stats expert Wayne Winston, I have been able to analyze the Western Conference Finals by looking at which lineup combinations are performing and which ones aren’t. I learned that small ball was about the only thing that worked in the first two games of the series, and that Robin […]

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Tags: Alvin Gentry · Los Angeles Lakers · Phoenix Suns · Phoenix Suns Analysis · Playoffs

Phoenix Suns free agency talk yet to heat up

May 30th, 2010 · 10 Comments

PHOENIX — Less than 24 hours after falling two wins short of reaching the NBA Finals for the first time in 17 years, it was understandable that the Phoenix Suns weren’t quite ready to delve into free agency talk today during their exit interviews today. Suns General Manager Steve Kerr was very brief with the […]

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Tags: Amare Stoudemire · Channing Frye · Free Agency · Grant Hill · Louis Amundson · Phoenix Suns · Steve Kerr

Kobe, Lakers halt Suns’ dream season in West Finals

May 30th, 2010 · 37 Comments

PHOENIX — Jared Dudley was just finishing up explaining how Kobe Bryant is “arguably” the best player on the planet when Amare Stoudemire interjected his opinion from his locker next door. “He is the best player on the planet,” Stoudemire said. “No doubt.” Nobody who watched Game 6 would argue with Stoudemire’s assessment, as Kobe […]

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Tags: Amare Stoudemire · Goran Dragic · Los Angeles Lakers · Phoenix Suns · Phoenix Suns Recap · Playoffs

Phoenix Suns elimination postgame videos

May 30th, 2010 · 2 Comments

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Tags: Goran Dragic · Grant Hill · Jared Dudley · Los Angeles Lakers · Phoenix Suns · Playoffs · Video Blog · Videos