Entries from January 2013

Dallas Mavericks 110, Phoenix Suns 95 — Back to the cellar

January 27th, 2013 · 77 Comments

What keeps the Phoenix Suns from contending is not their ability to play top tier basketball. Their back-to-back victories over the Kings and Clippers showed they can win games and play at a high level. What stands in the Suns’ way is consistency. The team’s lack of consistency was on full display Sunday night. Phoenix […]

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Preview: Phoenix Suns (15-29) at Dallas Mavericks (18-25)

January 27th, 2013 · 6 Comments

Mavericks 110, Suns 95 TV: FSNA My how the mighty have fallen. Unlike Saturday night’s contest against the San Antonio Spurs, the Phoenix Suns’ final stop on their Texas two-step down memory lane comes in Dallas against an equally downtrodden Mavericks squad. In fact, there’s very little remaining from the good ole’ days to get […]

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Tags: Dallas Mavericks · Michael Beasley · Phoenix Suns · Phoenix Suns Preview

San Antonio Spurs 108, Phoenix Suns 99 — Too much Tony

January 26th, 2013 · 33 Comments

Weathering 20 points from Tony Parker through the first 40 minutes of the game and also Manu Ginobili’s attempt to take over after being whacked in the face by Shannon Brown, the Phoenix Suns led 88-86 early in the fourth quarter and looked poised for a tight game against the San Antonio Spurs. But the […]

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Tags: Phoenix Suns Recap · San Antonio Spurs

Preview: Phoenix Suns (15-28) at San Antonio Spurs (35-11)

January 26th, 2013 · 7 Comments

Time: Spurs 108, Suns 99 TV: FSAZ Lindsey Hunter, 2-0 as a head coach, will likely face another undefeated coach Saturday when the Phoenix Suns play the Spurs in San Antonio. Spurs acting head coach Mike Budenholzer sits perfect in four games in place of Gregg Popovich, and chances are he’ll be leading San Antonio […]

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Phoenix Suns 93, Los Angeles Clippers 88 — Two for the road

January 25th, 2013 · 59 Comments

PHOENIX – For the Los Angeles Clippers, it was a night those people who know the history of the Phoenix Suns can related to. Without their All-Star point guard, Chris Paul, there was something majorly missing, no matter the remaining talent. Blake Griffin looked unenthused and potentially injured throughout after going 0-for-4 from the foul […]

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Tags: Los Angeles Clippers · Phoenix Suns Recap

Jermaine O’Neal out with irregular heartbeat

January 25th, 2013 · 5 Comments

PHOENIX — Jermaine O’Neal has missed the last two games with an irregular heartbeat, and the Phoenix Suns center said he’ll be able to return when he and his doctors figure out the right type of medicine and correct dosage that will cure his symptoms. “They put me on some medication,” O’Neal said. “It’s a […]

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