Mar 6, 2014; Phoenix, AZ, USA; Phoenix Suns forward Gerald Green reacts in the second half against the Oklahoma City Thunder at the US Airways Center. The Suns defeated the Thunder 128-122. Mandatory Credit: Mark J. Rebilas-USA TODAY Sports

Morning Sunshine: Phoenix Suns News (March 7)


This is our daily feature here at SunNGun where we scavenge the internet for recent stories related to the Phoenix Suns organization and relay them to you, so we are the one-stop-shopping for all things Phoenix Suns. We’ll have it for you everyday, hopefully in the morning. The links to these full articles are in the title, take a look at the entire stories. The writers at all the other blogs are good and have some interesting information and perspective, but come back here for our take and full coverage of the team.

Forbes: The NBA’s most underpaid players

“Phoenix Suns’ guard P.J. Tucker has had an unusual NBA career, to say the least. An early second round pick by the Toronto Raptors out of Texas in the 2006 NBA Draft, Tucker struggled as a rookie before the Raptors demoted him to the their NBA D-League team in Colorado in January 2007, and then released him outright a month later.”

Bright Side of the Sun: Phoenix Suns still “stupid” good, surprising themselves with their own success

“Just when you think the Phoenix Suns are about to hit that long losing streak, they come back out fighting once again. Down two starters, the Suns came back to beat the league-best Oklahoma City Thunder in a “must win” game to keep them in strong playoff position.”

Hardwood Paroxysm: Gerald Green’s 41-Point Outburst Is the 2014 Phoenix Suns in a Nutshell

“This year, the Phoenix Suns had one edict: be entertaining, because wins might be hard to come by…And there was Gerald Green. If any one player can stand as a symbol for all that’s gone right for the Suns this year, it’s Green. Seven teams in seven years, and journeys across the seven seas for stints in Russia and China — it’s a history that makes Green right at home in Phoenix, where P.J. Tucker, with a similar resume, has become the heart and the soul of one of the most entertaining teams in the league.”

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