Entries from February 2013

NBA beer prices: Do the Suns sell the most expensive brews?

February 28th, 2013 · 6 Comments

The Suns are 20-39 this season and according to ESPN are 24th in the NBA with an attendance of 15,169 fans per game. It doesn’t help the fan experience, however, that a recent study by FanCostExperience.com found that U.S. Airways Center sells the most expensive small draft beer in the NBA. Only the New York […]

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Phoenix Suns 105, San Antonio Spurs 101 (OT) — O’Neal takes over

February 27th, 2013 · 42 Comments

  When league experts pinpointed Jermaine O’Neal as on his way out following the Suns’ trade to acquire Marcus Morris, it made sense. O’Neal, after all, didn’t fit into what rebuilding Phoenix was attempting to do. Unlike most of the team, O’Neal isn’t young or even in his prime. He’s 34. He is banged up. […]

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Tags: Goran Dragic · Jermaine O'Neal · Marcus Morris · Phoenix Suns · Phoenix Suns Recap · San Antonio Spurs

Preview: Phoenix Suns (19-39) at San Antonio Spurs (45-13)

February 27th, 2013 · 1 Comment

Time: 6:30 p.m. MST TV: FSAZ Winning typically cures all in the NBA, except when you’re a team 20 games below .500 and forced to play the second game of a back-to-back on the road against the the league’s best team less than 24 hours after an overtime contest. Those are the circumstances facing Lindsey […]

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Tags: Phoenix Suns · Phoenix Suns Preview · San Antonio Spurs

Phoenix Suns 84, Minnesota Timberwolves 83 (OT) — Winning ugly

February 27th, 2013 · 16 Comments

PHOENIX – Interim head coach Lindsey Hunter finished his four-minute postgame press conference and walked off the podium with a slight grin on his face. “I’ll finally be able to sleep a little easier,” Hunter said. “At least tonight I’ll have some good game film to watch.” While good might be a slight exaggeration to […]

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Tags: Minnesota Timberwolves · Phoenix Suns · Phoenix Suns Recap · Wesley Johnson

Preview: Minnesota Timberwolves (20-33) at Phoenix Suns (18-39)

February 26th, 2013 · 6 Comments

Phoenix Suns 84, Minnesota Timberwolves 83 (OT) The Minnesota Timberwolves haven’t been relevant in quite some time. A testament to how difficult the road has been since Kevin Garnett left, the Phoenix Suns could view the T-Wolves’ franchise as being a few years ahead in the developmental stage with the departure of Steve Nash marking […]

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Goran Dragic needs help; Suns’ lack of deals an NBA trend

February 25th, 2013 · 11 Comments

PHOENIX – Goran Dragic is by no means a finished product. Though it’s hard to judge him because defenses can easily key on him to stop the Phoenix Suns, there’s room for growth as a floor general and the talent to make the the point guard’s future bright. Under Lindsey Hunter, Dragic’s numbers have improved […]

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Tags: Goran Dragic · Phoenix Suns Analysis · Trades