Entries from September 2010

Phoenix Suns training camp battle: Matt Janning vs. Zabian Dowdell vs. Chucky Atkins

September 30th, 2010 · 7 Comments

PHOENIX — The Suns have been searching for that third point guard to give Steve Nash a blow in practice and push Goran Dragic. Phoenix now has a decent crop of players to choose from in Matt Janning, Zabian Dowdell and Chucky Atkins. All three come entered training camp in completely different situations — Janning […]

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Tags: Matt Janning · Phoenix Suns · Training Camp

Phoenix Suns training camp battle: Dwayne Jones vs. Garret Siler

September 29th, 2010 · 6 Comments

PHOENIX — Building chemistry is clearly the monumental team goal for 2010 Phoenix Suns training camp, but for some players, these next few days are part of a personal journey. Roster spots are up for grabs and a chance to reach stability or embark on the NBA journey is at stake. Seventeen players are in […]

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Tags: Dwayne Jones · Phoenix Suns · Training Camp

Building chemistry a major goal of training camp for Phoenix Suns

September 29th, 2010 · 2 Comments

PHOENIX — The secret ingredient for the 2009-10 Phoenix Suns was chemistry. The question now remains whether the 2010-11 squad can match that togetherness on the court and off it to become the definition of a team like last year’s Suns were. That all starts this week in San Diego for training camp, as the […]

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Tags: Alvin Gentry · Grant Hill · Phoenix Suns · Phoenix Suns Analysis · Steve Nash · Training Camp

NBA blog previews: Pacific Division

September 29th, 2010 · No Comments

NBA bloggers prognosticate the Phoenix Suns’ very own Pacific Division in this week’s capsules: Clippers: Clips Nation | SBNation Recap Kings: Sactown Royalty | Cowbell Kingdom | SBNation Recap Lakers: Silver Screen and Roll | Forum Blue & Gold | NBAtipoff | SBNation Recap Suns: Bright Side Of The Sun | SB Nation Arizona | ValleyoftheSuns | SBNation Recap Warriors: Golden State of Mind | SBNation Recap Recaps: All Previews

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Tags: Golden State Warriors · Los Angeles Clippers · Los Angeles Lakers · Phoenix Suns · Phoenix Suns Analysis · Sacramento Kings

Phoenix Suns media day: Notes, quotes and observations

September 28th, 2010 · 2 Comments

PHOENIX — At 2:30 p.m. Monday, the Phoenix Suns officially started the 2010-11 season … sort of. The Suns departed for training camp Monday after running through the media day gauntlet of photos, questions and on-camera interviews. The buzz around the team is high this preseason after a surprise run to the Western Conference Finals […]

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Tags: Grant Hill · Hedo Turkoglu · Jared Dudley · Phoenix Suns · Phoenix Suns News · Robin Lopez · Steve Nash · Training Camp

Phoenix Suns media day 2010 videos

September 28th, 2010 · No Comments

Here’s a sampling of what went down during Phoenix Suns media day 2010:

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Tags: Alvin Gentry · Earl Clark · Gani Lawal · Jared Dudley · Josh Childress · Steve Nash · Videos