Entries from August 2013

Notes: Thoughts on Goodwin’s summer and Gortat’s injury

August 10th, 2013 · 33 Comments

For the most part, this summer has zip-locked a hopeful freshness around the Phoenix Suns. It began when Lance Blanks was relieved of his duties and the Suns hired a well-received replacement in Ryan McDonough. Aside from Michael Beasley’s run-in with Scottsdale police on Tuesday, there’s been a lot more positive than negative in the […]

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Tags: Archie Goodwin · Los Angeles Lakers · Marcin Gortat

How the Phoenix Suns should stretch Michael Beasley if they waive him

August 6th, 2013 · 53 Comments

The Phoenix Suns have always valued high character, and particularly back in the Jerry Colangelo era rarely tolerated poor off-court conduct. With the organization trying to re-establish that kind of culture, it begs the questions of whether Michael Beasley’s latest transgression involving an arrest on marijuana charges will be the final straw before management pulls the […]

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Tags: Michael Beasley · Phoenix Suns · Phoenix Suns Analysis

2013-14 Phoenix Suns schedule released

August 6th, 2013 · 10 Comments

The NBA released its full schedule on Tuesday and though times and national TV assignments could change, it’s unlikely for the Phoenix Suns unless they surprise. Just one Suns game, a Feb. 28 battle against a new-look New Orleans Hornets team, will be televised nationally. That will be on ESPN. The Suns will also appear […]

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Tags: Phoenix Suns · Phoenix Suns News

Michael Beasley arrested on marijuana charges

August 6th, 2013 · 30 Comments

Phoenix Suns forward Michael Beasley was arrested by Scottsdale Police early Tuesday morning on a marijuana charge. Per the release from the police department: On 08/06/13 at 1:15 am SPD made a stop for a traffic violation in the area of Scottsdale and McCormick Roads. As the officer approached the vehicle he could smell marijuana […]

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New Suns uniforms will be revealed on Aug. 15

August 4th, 2013 · 8 Comments

Alex Len won't be the only thing debuting this year. #NewLookSuns pic.twitter.com/v1KNbpd7w4 — Phoenix Suns (@Suns) July 8, 2013 The Phoenix Suns will debut their new jerseys Aug. 15 during a public fashion show at Scottsdale Fashion square. The public reveal will take place at 7 pm inside Fashion Square on the east end of […]

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Goran Dragic hoops against flaming-stick-yielding Barbarian

August 3rd, 2013 · 11 Comments

Goran Dragic and his native Slovenia are readying up to host the 2013 Eurobasket event, so it’s probably a good time for companies to cash in on his fame. The Suns point guard tweeted out the YouTube link for this Telemach commercial — Telemach, by the way, looks like a television, mobile phone and internet […]

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Tags: Goran Dragic