Entries from March 2013

Indiana Pacers 112, Phoenix Suns 104 – A punch to the gut

March 30th, 2013 · 33 Comments

PHOENIX – Lindsey Hunter likes the Indiana Pacers. They’re the well-rounded offensive attack anchored by the NBA’s best defense that the Suns interim coach, as you might expect knowing his playing history, would like his team to eventually emulate should he see Phoenix’s rebuilding process through. “I love chippiness. I love playing with an edge,” […]

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Preview: Indiana Pacers (46-27) at Phoenix Suns (23-50)

March 30th, 2013 · 15 Comments

Time: 7 p.m. MST TV: NBATV / FSA This is little about the Phoenix Suns and the Indiana Pacers. Moreso, the rest of the Suns’ season is about building a culture and standing for a cause. At this point in time, Phoenix is testing the trust between the franchise and both its fans and players. […]

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Sacramento Kings 117, Phoenix Suns 103 — Going through the motions

March 28th, 2013 · 43 Comments

PHOENIX — Goran Dragic knifed through the lane uncontested for easy bucket after easy bucket. He even settled for several jump shots outside the lane and hit those as well. Unfortunately, Dragic’s 20-plus-point performance came in warm-ups, as the Phoenix Suns decided to rest their starting point guard for the second consecutive night. With Dragic […]

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Tags: Kendall Marshall · Phoenix Suns · Phoenix Suns Recap · Sacramento Kings

Sacramento Kings (26-46) at Phoenix Suns (23-49)

March 28th, 2013 · 8 Comments

Sacramento Kings 117, Phoenix Suns 103 PHOENIX — With 10 games to go and little to play for, the Phoenix Suns have definitely reached the “to win or not to win” zone. The Suns enter play Thursday night with the worst record in the Western Conference and the fourth-worst record in the league. Based on how […]

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Tags: Goran Dragic · Phoenix Suns · Phoenix Suns Preview · Sacramento Kings

Utah Jazz 103, Phoenix Suns 88 — Tanking tryouts

March 27th, 2013 · 41 Comments

Used to be that the Suns would frustrate their fans with inconsistency. Not a problem anymore. Phoenix is on a roll, one that has onlookers predicting (and lottery optimists hoping) loss after loss after loss. Wednesday’s 103-88 setback at Utah marked the Suns’ fourth loss in a row. It’s the sixth time this season Phoenix […]

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Tags: Goran Dragic · Kendall Marshall · Michael Beasley · Phoenix Suns Recap · Utah Jazz · Wesley Johnson

ValleyoftheSuns Live: The Suns are officially tanking & more on the Morris twins

March 27th, 2013 · 17 Comments

Hide your kids, hide your wife and hide your husband because the Phoenix Suns are tanking out here. As Paul Coro reported from Utah prior to the Suns’ game against the Jazz, that the Suns front office was holding out point guard Goran Dragic against a Jazz team that can theoretically chase down the Los […]

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Tags: Goran Dragic · Marcus Morris · Markieff Morris · Phoenix Suns Analysis