Entries from February 2011

In pursuit of title, Nash may have to look beyond Phoenix

February 19th, 2011 · 11 Comments

Steve Nash’s career began in Phoenix, took a detour to Dallas, then brought him back to Phoenix, where he has given everything he can to the Suns for the past six and a half seasons. The one thing both Nash and the team’s fans want most, however, remains elusive. Through countless teammates, three coaches and […]

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Tags: Phoenix Suns · Phoenix Suns Analysis · Steve Nash

Despite uphill battle ahead, Phoenix Suns remain positive entering All-Star break

February 18th, 2011 · 5 Comments

At this point of the season one year ago, the Phoenix Suns were nine games over .500 and riding a resurgent wave that started with a win over the Dallas Mavericks on Jan. 28. After finishing as strong as anyone after the All-Star break, the Suns nabbed a surprising three seed en route to the […]

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Dallas Mavericks 112, Phoenix Suns 106 — Still struggling down the stretch

February 18th, 2011 · 14 Comments

PHOENIX — The final buzzer of Thursday night’s game marked the beginning of a quick break for the Phoenix Suns as the NBA heads into the All-Star break. However, it also marked the continuance of the Suns’ struggles in the fourth quarter, a place where they can’t seem to catch a break. After playing the […]

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Tags: Dallas Mavericks · Phoenix Suns · Phoenix Suns Recap

Preview: Dallas Mavericks (39-16) at Phoenix Suns (27-26)

February 17th, 2011 · 4 Comments

Dallas Mavericks 112, Phoenix Suns 106 PHOENIX — The Phoenix Suns have won seven of nine and 12 of 17 to make themselves players in a Western Conference playoff race that’s getting tighter by the day. Now they can put the cherry on top of this stellar pre-All-Star break stretch by beating the second-best team […]

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Tags: Dallas Mavericks · Phoenix Suns · Phoenix Suns Preview

Second chance to win tickets to Suns vs. Mavericks tonight

February 17th, 2011 · 3 Comments

Update: We have our second winner of the day! Congratulations to Chris for winning the second pair of tickets, courtesy of StubHub. The correct answer was 32 points on March 14, 2007. Many of you submitted Nash’s playoff high of 48 points on May 15, 2005. Thanks to everyone for playing. Valley of the Suns […]

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Win tickets to tonight’s Suns-Mavericks game

February 17th, 2011 · 2 Comments

Update: We have a winner. Congratulations to Shane for submitting the first correct answer and winning two tickets, courtesy of StubHub. The correct answer was 18 games and the streak-breaking game occurred on January 28, 2010. Thanks to everyone for playing and get ready for another giveaway around 2 p.m. Tonight the Phoenix Suns take […]

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Tags: Dallas Mavericks · Giveaways · Phoenix Suns