Entries from October 2013

Notes: Kendall Marshall on the Suns’ chopping block

October 25th, 2013 · 7 Comments

It’s official. Kendall Marshall is on the chopping block. Paul Coro reported from Phoenix Suns practice that the second-year point guard is fighting Ish Smith for his job. Hornacek revealed Smith and Marshall are fighting for a backup point guard spot and a roster spot. That'd make Kravtsov and Christmas safe. — Paul Coro (@paulcoro) […]

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Tags: Kendall Marshall · Markieff Morris

James Nunnally waived by Suns

October 24th, 2013 · 12 Comments

The Phoenix Suns announced they have waived forward James Nunnally after he made three appearances in seven preseason games. The move a day after the Suns finished up their preseason slate with a 5-2 record brings the roster down to 17, meaning at least two more players will be released. Nunnally, who last season played […]

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Eric Bledsoe contract extension in the works, Suns’ GM says

October 24th, 2013 · 36 Comments

Apparently, the Phoenix Suns are mighty serious about extending guard Eric Bledsoe before the Halloween deadline. General manager Ryan McDonough told the Burns and Gambo show on Wednesday that the team has been involved in talks regarding a contract extension for Bledsoe. They hope to reach a deal before the Oct. 31 deadline that if […]

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Phoenix Suns 98, Denver Nuggets 79 — Rally finale

October 23rd, 2013 · 38 Comments

This is how the Phoenix Suns will roll. On Wednesday, head coach Jeff Hornacek went with what all along has appeared to be the starting lineup. Goran Dragic returned from his ankle injury and started with Eric Bledsoe, P.J. Tucker, Markieff Morris and Marcin Gortat in the Suns’ 98-79 win at the Pepsi Center. Phoenix […]

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Tags: Eric Bledsoe · Gerald Green · Phoenix Suns · Phoenix Suns Recap

Preview: Denver Nuggets vs. Phoenix Suns

October 23rd, 2013 · 10 Comments

Time: 6:00 p.m. MST TV: Not on television The Phoenix Suns close out the preseason with a trip to Denver, the site of the embarrassing 118-98 loss that concluded their 25-57 season in 2012-13. Goran Dragic will likely rest his sprained left ankle for a second consecutive night, but here are a few things to […]

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Tags: Denver Nuggets · Kendall Marshall · Markieff Morris · Phoenix Suns Preview

Notes: Suns’ Archie Goodwin finding comfort in bench role

October 22nd, 2013 · 17 Comments

PHOENIX – For all of his basketball-playing 19 years, Phoenix Suns guard Archie Goodwin has played a starting role for his team. Now as a project who appears to be capable of earning minutes on a rebuilding team, he’s trying to adjust. Goodwin finished Tuesday night’s 88-76 win against the Oklahoma City Thunder with 11 […]

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Tags: Archie Goodwin · Phoenix Suns Analysis