Entries from November 2013

After a year away from the court, Suns’ Channing Frye beginning to look like the player of old

November 27th, 2013 · 10 Comments

PHOENIX — Two years ago, he was a focal point of the offense. Two months ago, his status for the season was unknown. Two weeks ago, he was a liability — slowly trying to work his way back after missing the entire 2012-13 season due to an enlarged heart. But that was then, and this […]

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Tags: Channing Frye · Goran Dragic · Jeff Hornacek

Phoenix Suns 120, Portland Trail Blazers 106 — Streak busted

November 27th, 2013 · 15 Comments

PHOENIX– The Portland Trail Blazers have officially found their kryptonite in 2013-14. It wasn’t Carmelo Anthony’s one-man show, the Golden State Warriors’ up-tempo offense, the Brooklyn Nets’ cavalcade of aging stars or Tom Thibodeau’s stingy half court defense. No, their weakness apparently is playing inside the US Airways Center. For the second time this season, […]

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Tags: Channing Frye · Goran Dragic · Jeff Hornacek · Phoenix Suns Recap · Portland Trail Blazers

Report: Kendall Marshall going D-League route

November 27th, 2013 · 7 Comments

In case you were wondering what Kendall Marshall was doing outside his social media habit, we now have an answer. Yahoo! Sports’ Adrian Wojnarowski reports the 13th overall pick of 2012 has turned down overseas offers and will put his name in the D-League waiver-wire. Should a team pick him up early next week, Marshall […]

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Tags: Kendall Marshall

Preview: Portland Trail Blazers (13-2) at Phoenix Suns (7-7)

November 27th, 2013 · 18 Comments

Time: 7:00 pm MDT TV: FSAZ Tonight the Phoenix Suns return home from their successful southeast road trip to take on the Portland Trail Blazers for the third time in four weeks. After their opening night loss to the Suns, Portland has won 13 of their last 14 games, making them one of the hottest […]

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Tags: Eric Bledsoe · Phoenix Suns · Phoenix Suns Preview · Portland Trail Blazers

Miami Heat 107, Phoenix Suns 92 – LeBron’s big fourth

November 25th, 2013 · 36 Comments

For the first time this season, the Phoenix Suns let a game get away from them. The Miami Heat, led by a 11-point fourth quarter from LeBron James, used its usual second half push on Monday to separate from a pesky Suns team and then held off a solid push-back from Jeff Hornacek’s crew by […]

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Tags: Miami Heat · Phoenix Suns Recap

Preview: Phoenix Suns (7-6) at Miami Heat (10-3)

November 25th, 2013 · 19 Comments

Time: 5:30 pm MDT TV: FSAZ After winning the first two games of their east coast road trip, the Suns are riding high. Despite Eric Bledsoe missing the last four games, Phoenix has found ways to win. The Suns’ defense is among the league’s best, and Coach Hornacek is getting contributions from every part of […]

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Tags: Miami Heat · Phoenix Suns · Phoenix Suns Preview