Entries from November 2013

Jeff Hornacek finds Phoenix’s effort concerning

November 30th, 2013 · 23 Comments

PHOENIX – If this were in any of two New York City boroughs, this would’ve been panic time. The Phoenix Suns’ 112-104 home loss reeked of poor effort and a nonchalant approach to facing the now 3-15 Utah Jazz. The Suns weren’t engaged early and throughout. Utah made them pay, and unlike the Knicks or […]

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Utah Jazz 112, Phoenix Suns 104– Back to bad

November 30th, 2013 · 8 Comments

PHOENIX — Phoenix didn’t fair well in its first three back-to-back games this season. And in a growing trend, the Suns fell 112-104 on Saturday night in U.S. Airways Center in their fourth back-to-back of the year. While Phoenix’s offense had been cruising of late, the defense has fallen off considerably. And as coach Jeff […]

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Preview: Utah Jazz (2-15) at Phoenix Suns (9-7)

November 30th, 2013 · 11 Comments

Time: 7:00 pm MDT TV: FSAZ The last time the Phoenix Suns put together 10 wins in the first month of their season, they found themselves two wins away from appearing in the 2010 NBA Finals. Saturday night, the Suns will again try to reach that mark — a feat that’s far more impressive than […]

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Tags: Eric Bledsoe · Goran Dragic · Jeff Hornacek · Phoenix Suns · Phoenix Suns Preview · Utah Jazz

Phoenix Suns 112, Utah Jazz 101 – Hornacek Homecoming

November 29th, 2013 · 17 Comments

Maybe it was a win against the lowly Utah Jazz, but it was probably a bitter-sweet moment for Phoenix Suns coach Jeff Hornacek. The former Jazz legend returned to Salt Lake City on Friday to lead his Suns past the Jazz 112-101 in a game that featured little defense. The dead-eye shooting head coach saw […]

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Tags: Eric Bledsoe · Markieff Morris · Phoenix Suns Recap · Utah Jazz

Preview: Phoenix Suns (8-7) at Utah Jazz (2-14)

November 29th, 2013 · 4 Comments

Time: 7:00 pm MDT TV: FSAZ Nothing makes for a great Thanksgiving like juicy turkey, indulgent mashed potatoes, and a sound drubbing of one of the best teams in the NBA. The Phoenix Suns got to sit down to a well-deserved turkey day celebration with the knowledge that their win over the Portland Trail Blazers […]

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Throwback Thursday: 5 biggest turkeys in Suns history

November 28th, 2013 · 7 Comments

On social media sites, Thursdays have turned into Throwback Thursdays. People post old pictures on their Instagram, Twitter or Facebook accounts every Thursday to showcase a special moment from earlier in time. ValleyoftheSuns has decided to join the craze to bring Suns fans some of the most memorable moments in the team’s history. To wish […]

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