Entries from December 2012

Phoenix Suns 101, Sacramento Kings 90 — Tale of two halves

December 18th, 2012 · 19 Comments

PHOENIX — The Phoenix Suns entered tonight’s game coming off their two most impressive victories of the season and faced an opponent that had won just a single road game all year. So naturally the Suns trailed by 19 points before fighting back with a scintillating third quarter to win going away, 101-90 over the […]

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Preview: Sacramento Kings (7-16) at Phoenix Suns (9-15)

December 17th, 2012 · 15 Comments

Phoenix Suns 101, Sacramento Kings 90 PHOENIX — For the first time this season, the Phoenix Suns learned how to make life easy on themselves. As a trend so far this year, they’d find themselves trailing by double-digits, but in their second win in a row on Friday night, the Suns trailed the Utah Jazz […]

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Time for a deep breath

December 16th, 2012 · 16 Comments

Suns fans, it is time to take a long, deep breath. This advice is not recommended to avoid the smell of Phoenix’s record through 24 games. Take a deep breath and be patient. Now is not the time for rash action or frustration in the Valley of the Sun. The Suns are 9-15, currently 13th […]

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Phoenix Suns 99, Utah Jazz 84 — Winning times two

December 14th, 2012 · 19 Comments

PHOENIX — For the second game in a row, the Phoenix Suns washed away all the poor rotations, stagnant offense and laughable turnovers to drop a winning team. Alvin Gentry’s club defeated the Utah Jazz 99-84 in US Airways Center on Friday, marking the first time since March 8-10 of this year that the Suns […]

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Preview: Utah Jazz (13-10) at Phoenix Suns (8-15)

December 14th, 2012 · 4 Comments

Phoenix Suns 99, Utah Jazz 84 PHOENIX — With their gritty, last-second 82-80 win over the Memphis Grizzlies Wednesday night, the Phoenix Suns crossed off quite a few things on their wish list. End a seven-game losing streak? Check. Beat a team with a winning record? Check. Win a game in December? Check. Win a […]

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Phoenix Suns 82, Memphis Grizzlies 80 — Streak busted

December 12th, 2012 · 37 Comments

PHOENIX — Things can change quickly in the NBA. Like the opening Goran Dragic thought he saw on the right side of the lane in the waning moments of Wednesday’s contest against the Memphis Grizzlies. But as Dragic raced towards the basket for a potential game-winning shot opportunity, he was cut off by 7-foot-1 center […]

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