Entries from October 2010

Steve Nash and Landon Donovan, parts 2-3

October 28th, 2010 · No Comments

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Tags: Steve Nash · Videos

Portland Trail Blazers 106, Phoenix Suns 92 — Offensively bad fourth

October 27th, 2010 · 17 Comments

(Video by ValleyoftheSuns’ Mike Schmitz) When Steve Nash finished off a nifty three-point play with 5:43 remaining in the game to put Phoenix up three, the Phoenix Suns and Portland Trail Blazers appeared to be headed to a classic opening-night finish. I’m not sure what exactly happened next, but it certainly wasn’t Phoenix Suns basketball […]

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Tags: Hedo Turkoglu · Offense · Phoenix Suns · Phoenix Suns Recap · Portland Trail Blazers · Rebounding · Steve Nash

Preview: Phoenix Suns (0-0) at Portland Trail Blazers (0-0)

October 26th, 2010 · 1 Comment

Trail Blazers 106, Suns 92 It’s hard not to get deja vu as the Suns kick off the 2010-11 season. They’re in the same place as they were at the start of last season: picked by many to miss the playoffs, fresh off a rough preseason and characterized by seemingly endless questions marks. There is, […]

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Tags: Phoenix Suns · Phoenix Suns Preview · Portland Trail Blazers

ValleyoftheSuns previews the 2010-11 Phoenix Suns season on KJZZ’s ‘Here and Now’ today

October 26th, 2010 · No Comments

With tipoff of the 2010-11 NBA season just hours away, ValleyoftheSuns chief blogger Michael Schwartz will preview the season today for Phoenix NPR affiliate KJZZ’s “Here and Now.” Schwartz will take to the airwaves at about 11:50 a.m. to chat about the new season and what’s to come for the Phoenix Suns in 2010-11. Be […]

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Tags: Phoenix Suns · Phoenix Suns Preview

New year, same low external expectations for the Phoenix Suns

October 25th, 2010 · 4 Comments

PHOENIX — The more things change, the more they remain the same. Such is life on Planet Orange after an offseason in which the Suns changed the focus of their roster in the aftermath of Amare Stoudemire’s departure yet find themselves as the same undersized underdog that many pundits expect to finally take a face […]

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Tags: Phoenix Suns · Phoenix Suns Analysis

Phoenix Suns 2010-11 season predictions

October 24th, 2010 · 6 Comments

As the Phoenix Suns get set to embark on yet another exciting NBA season, ValleyoftheSuns is here to sort it all out for you. While all of our writers agreed on the Suns’ MVP for the upcoming year in our annual season predictions (they do call him Two Time for a reason), there are many […]

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Tags: Phoenix Suns · Phoenix Suns Analysis