Entries from September 2012

The evolution of Goran Dragic

September 12th, 2012 · 8 Comments

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Suns drop to No. 84 in Ultimate Standings

September 10th, 2012 · 31 Comments

It’s safe to say the sun doesn’t quite set as high over US Airways Center these days. And, frankly hasn’t for some time. Gone are the faces (Mike D’Antoni, Amar’e Stoudemire, Shawn Marion, and Raja Bell) from the Seven Seconds or Less teams that made consecutive Western Conference Finals appearances in 2005 and 2006. Gone […]

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Looking back at ‘The Second Coming’

September 8th, 2012 · 6 Comments

If you were an NBA fan, a sneaker aficionado, or a television owner in 2007, you probably saw this commercial at least 30 times. This one-minute ad, intended to sell sneakers to the masses, was a seminal moment in NBA history. For Nike, it announced the launch of the Air Force 1 25th anniversary edition. […]

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Tags: Amare Stoudemire · Phoenix Suns · Steve Nash

Wesley Johnson: An enigma or an asset?

September 6th, 2012 · 22 Comments

Call it an extreme case of peer admiration or in all likelihood a small sample size, but back in March, when Sports Illustrated ranked the top 15 best pure shooters in the NBA based on player voting, Suns swingman Wesley Johnson was selected as the 12th-best sniper in the league. Despite shooting less than 40 […]

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What Luis Scola brings to the Phoenix Suns

September 4th, 2012 · 11 Comments

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Former Suns fill the top career earners list

September 3rd, 2012 · 19 Comments

So our friends over at Warriors World published a list of the top 100 career earners in NBA history. It should come as no surprise that 18 former Phoenix Suns made the list (I’ve listed them all at the bottom of the page.) This large purple and orange contingent says a great deal about the […]

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Tags: Amare Stoudemire · Phoenix Suns · Steve Nash