Entries from July 2011

Phoenix Suns release 2011-12 schedule; Marcin Gortat’s situation clarified

July 19th, 2011 · 2 Comments

The NBA released a tease of a 2011-12 schedule Tuesday months before anybody knows if the league will actually begin on the first day of November … or if there will even be a 2011-12 schedule to play at all. For now the schedule provides a break from lockout thoughts as we can analyze a […]

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Steve Nash, Marcin Gortat among Phoenix Suns players who may play overseas if lockout cancels games

July 17th, 2011 · 7 Comments

Deron Williams shocked the NBA world by signing a deal to play with a Turkish basketball team this season in the event the NBA lockout wipes out a portion of the schedule. Could several members of the Phoenix Suns follow him overseas? Few expect a mass exodus of NBA players to Europe or Asia for […]

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Tags: Marcin Gortat · Phoenix Suns · Phoenix Suns News · Steve Nash

Future flexibility advantageous for Phoenix Suns

July 16th, 2011 · 14 Comments

The Phoenix Suns have been searching for their next star to no avail for some time now, but they do possess one important asset that could eventually solve that problem: future cap space. I was updating the ValleyoftheSuns salary page the other day and it made me realize just how much future financial flexibility the Phoenix […]

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Tags: Future · Mickael Pietrus · Phoenix Suns · Phoenix Suns Analysis · Shaquille O'Neal

Jared Dudley Phoenix Suns offseason improvement video

July 13th, 2011 · 10 Comments

ReTweet from @JaredDudley619 himself

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Elston Turner hired to be the Phoenix Suns’ defensive coordinator

July 12th, 2011 · 8 Comments

Elston Turner has been a hot head coaching candidate the past three years, interviewing with at least four teams during that time, including the Suns in 2008 when they eventually hired Terry Porter. Yet Turner has remained a hot potential coaching candidate as each organization ultimately decided to go in another direction. He’s still not […]

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A look back at All-Star Jam Session as the MLB All-Star Game invades Phoenix

July 11th, 2011 · 1 Comment

The sports world will be glued to downtown Phoenix the next two days, but for once it has nothing to do with the Suns. That’s because the city will be hosting its second All-Star Game in less than three years as the D-backs welcome baseball’s Midsummer Classic. Since this is a Suns blog I’ll save […]

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