Entries from February 2013

Preview: Boston Celtics (28-26) at Phoenix Suns (18-37)

February 22nd, 2013 · 7 Comments

Time: 7:00 pm MST TV: FSAZ After an anticlimactic trade deadline, the Phoenix Suns will get back to business tonight as they host the Boston Celtics. The Celtics lost All-Star point guard Rajon Rondo four weeks ago today. In the immediate aftermath of Rondo’s ACL injury, Boston reeled off seven wins in a row, their […]

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Marcus Morris trade adds another future asset at low cost

February 22nd, 2013 · 16 Comments

If you were expecting the Phoenix Suns to acquire their next superstar before season’s end, you likely feel Marcus Morris and Hamed Haddadi are merely a lump of coal in your trade deadline stocking. Although you would be right about Haddadi under any circumstance, the Suns’ acquisition of Keef’s twin seems to follow suit with […]

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Sebastian Telfair traded to Raptors for Hamed Haddadi

February 21st, 2013 · 38 Comments

Phoenix Suns point guard Sebastian Telfair will reportedly be shipped to the Toronto Raptors in exchange for Iranian big man Hamed Haddadi and, more importantly, a second-round pick, according to ESPN’s Chris Broussard and CBS Sports’ Ken Berger. The second-round pick is reportedly protected. Update (5:45 p.m. MST): The trade is official and is the […]

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Luke Zeller released by Suns to complete Marcus Morris deal

February 21st, 2013 · 23 Comments

Update (10:55 a.m. MST):The Phoenix Suns officially announced the acquisition of Marcus Morris from the Houston Rockets in exchange for the Suns’ 2013 second round draft pick on Thursday. They also released forward Luke Zeller. “We have been intrigued for quite some time about the potential synergy from having both of the Morris twins on […]

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Golden State Warriors 108, Phoenix Suns 98 – Back to reality

February 20th, 2013 · 9 Comments

The NBA’s best three-point shooting team was desperate after losing six straight. The Phoenix Suns needed to play with flawless spirit to keep the Golden State Warriors’ heads below water. The Suns had spirit alright, and with legs fresher and a renewed attitude for the most part coming after a victory against the Portland Trail […]

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Tags: Phoenix Suns Recap · Phoenix Suns Rumors · Trades

Suns trade rumors: Rockets’ Marcus Morris traded to Phoenix

February 20th, 2013 · 20 Comments

The Phoenix Suns have acquired Houston Rockets forward Marcus Morris, brother of Markieff Morris, in exchange for a second-round draft pick, Yahoo!’s Adrian Wojnarowski reports. The move was part additional to another Rockets trade involving the Sacramento Kings, who sent forward Thomas Robinson to Houston and received Patrick Patterson, Toney Douglas and Cole Aldrich. To […]

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Tags: Phoenix Suns Rumors · Trades