Entries from March 2013

Denver Nuggets 108, Phoenix Suns 93 — Inside out

March 11th, 2013 · 24 Comments

PHOENIX – The Suns own the worst three-point defense in the league. The Denver Nuggets didn’t do much with it. It didn’t matter. Corey Brewer scored 20 points, and outside of a Ty Lawson three-pointer in the final seconds, the Nuggets went 2-of-11 from long-range on Monday night in a 108-93 win against the Suns […]

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Tags: Denver Nuggets · Phoenix Suns Recap

Preview: Denver Nuggets (42-22) at Phoenix Suns (22-41)

March 11th, 2013 · 18 Comments

Time: 7 p.m. MST TV: FSAZ When the Phoenix Suns lost center Marcin Gortat to a foot sprain against the Toronto Raptors two games ago, the offense sputtered. To be fair, expecting a refurbished offensive gameplan to come midgame from a coaching staff that in its own way lost depth and continuity – when Alvin […]

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Tags: Denver Nuggets · Hamed Haddadi · Phoenix Suns Preview

Hamed Haddadi the enforcer; Jared Dudley’s new-old role

March 10th, 2013 · 1 Comment

PHOENIX — Hamed Haddadi appears to be filling in nicely for Marcin Gortat and Jermaine O’Neal. Once viewed as a throw-in as the Suns sent off Sebastian Telfair and got a draft pick back, it’s a wonder if the Suns are simply using him because of the depth issues at center or if they view […]

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Tags: Hamed Haddadi · Jared Dudley

Phoenix Suns 107, Houston Rockets 105 — Surviving James Harden

March 9th, 2013 · 1 Comment

PHOENIX – It was Hamed Haddadi’s night, and point guard Goran Dragic had the best one-assist performance of his career. It was “weird night,” as Dragic said of his own game. Yet weird is the way of the NBA these days save for the traditional championship contenders. On Saturday night against the Houston Rockets, there […]

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Tags: Phoenix Suns Recap

Sacramento Kings 121, Phoenix Suns 112 — Bring on the lottery

March 9th, 2013 · 10 Comments

It’s going to be a long 20 games. The Phoenix Suns lost a shootout to the Sacramento Kings 121-112 at the Sleep Train Arena on Friday. The Suns fell in this game because of a complete lack of defense and some understandable but frustrating offensive confusion. If this is how the final fourth of the […]

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Tags: Phoenix Suns · Phoenix Suns Recap · Sacramento Kings

Preview: Phoenix Suns (21-40) at Sacramento Kings (21-42)

March 8th, 2013 · 7 Comments

Time: 8 p.m. TV: FSAZ PHOENIX – Save the debate about the Phoenix Suns’ lack of a tank job for later. Soon enough, it might not be an issue at all. When the Suns fell 98-71 to the previously struggling Toronto Raptors on Wednesday, the clear turn of events came after Marcin Gortat left the […]

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Tags: Phoenix Suns Preview