Entries from August 2012

What should the Phoenix Suns do with Marcin Gortat?

August 30th, 2012 · 67 Comments

For the first time in eight seasons, Steve Nash is no longer the face of the Phoenix Suns franchise, nor is he the sun, moon and stars of it either. For my money, that new face is Marcin Gortat, which is to say the Suns lack a franchise player. That’s no knock on Marcin. The […]

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How does Michael Beasley fit with the Phoenix Suns?

August 28th, 2012 · 19 Comments

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Can Michael Beasley shed the bust label?

August 25th, 2012 · 32 Comments

Michael Beasley was supposed to be a superstar. Not unlike Kevin Durant the season before, he took college basketball by storm during his one and only season in Manhattan, Kan., averaging an absurd 26.2 points and 12.4 boards in 31.5 minutes a game while shooting 53.2 percent and averaging almost three combined steals and blocks […]

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ValleyoftheSuns Live: Offseason wrap-up edition

August 23rd, 2012 · 22 Comments

The ValleyoftheSuns team breaks down all the moves the Phoenix Suns made this offseason and discusses what they mean for the franchise’s future.

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Tags: Free Agency · Phoenix Suns · Video Blog

Phoenix Suns 14th in West in ESPN Summer Forecast, NBAPET projection even worse

August 21st, 2012 · 35 Comments

The Phoenix Suns have made a habit out of outperforming external expectations in recent years. It won’t take too much to do that again this year. Apparently the voters in ESPN’s Summer Forecast were not impressed like McKayla with the moves the Suns made after parting ways with Steve Nash as the group of 100 voters ranked […]

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How does Wesley Johnson help the Phoenix Suns?

August 20th, 2012 · 11 Comments

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Tags: Phoenix Suns · Phoenix Suns Analysis · Wesley Johnson