Entries from January 2011

Phoenix Suns midseason awards video

January 25th, 2011 · 3 Comments

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Tags: Phoenix Suns · Phoenix Suns Analysis

Philadelphia 76ers 105, Phoenix Suns 95 — One step forward, two steps back

January 24th, 2011 · 23 Comments

A road trip that started off with so much promise has now finished with the Suns just one game better than they began on this five-game, 10-day odyssey that seemed to revive hope and ultimately put the Suns right back they have often been this month a few games below .500. After dropping a 105-95 […]

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Tags: Philadelphia 76ers · Phoenix Suns · Phoenix Suns Recap · Turnovers

Preview: Phoenix Suns (20-22) at Philadelphia 76ers (18-25)

January 24th, 2011 · 4 Comments

Philadelphia 76ers 105, Phoenix Suns 95 It’s not uncommon for a team to come out with a poor effort on the last game of a long road trip when the thought of returning home postgame fills the players’ heads. Despite the Suns finishing up what will be a 6,475-mile trip spanning over 231 hours by […]

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Tags: Marcin Gortat · Philadelphia 76ers · Phoenix Suns · Phoenix Suns Preview

Channing Frye video breakdown

January 23rd, 2011 · 4 Comments

Phoenix Suns forward/center Channing Frye dictates the Suns’ success as Phoenix is 5-0 when he scores 20 or more and 11-1 when he scores 15 or more. This video exemplifies why that’s the case by comparing his sizzling performance against the Wizards with his porous game against the Pistons.

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Tags: Channing Frye · Phoenix Suns · Phoenix Suns Analysis

Thoughts on the Suns’ two-headed center of the future, the Detroit collapse, J.J. Hickson and more

January 23rd, 2011 · 6 Comments

Marcin Gortat has long been known as the best backup center in the NBA, and he’s finally starting to show that he would not be a bad option as a starting center either. Yet although his situation has completely changed from his time in Orlando, in actuality it would still be accurate to refer to […]

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Tags: Channing Frye · Detroit Pistons · Jason Richardson · Marcin Gortat · Phoenix Suns · Phoenix Suns Analysis · Robin Lopez

Detroit Pistons 75, Phoenix Suns 74 — Motor City meltdown

January 22nd, 2011 · 8 Comments

For much of Saturday night’s matchup with the Detroit Pistons, the Suns looked like a team that had flown in late the night before to play the second game of a back-to-back. That was because they had, but the Pistons had also done the same and looked it. It wasn’t a pretty game by any […]

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Tags: Detroit Pistons · Phoenix Suns · Phoenix Suns Recap