Mar 16, 2014; Toronto, Ontario, CAN; Phoenix Suns guard Goran Dragic (1) hits a three-pointer against the Toronto Raptors at Air Canada Centre. The Suns beat the Raptors 121-113. Mandatory Credit: Tom Szczerbowski-USA TODAY Sports

Morning Sunshine: Phoenix Suns News (March 19)


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.

NBA.com/Suns: Hornacek talks final season stretch

“Jeff Hornacek was a player. He gets it, gets that point of view, that feeling. He’s also a coach, a position whose responsibilities include pushing players beyond certain feelings toward great levels of achievement.”

Bleacher Report: Will the Phoenix Suns fall out of tight 2014 Western Conference playoff race?

“Just as the sun rises in the east, the Phoenix Suns are setting in the Western Conference. While supporters are hoping that the latter won’t become as unavoidable as the former, the 2013-14 season is slowly starting to slip away from the grips of these staunchly competitive Suns. A once-promising group of overachievers and uptempo players is falling back to earth in Icarian fashion. “

Bleacher Report: Power ranking every key Phoenix Suns player before season’s end

“As we edge toward the end of the regular-season schedule, the Phoenix Suns are still fighting for playoff position in the West. Overall, there’s no guarantee that they will secure a spot. In fact, the odds are against them. However, even if they do finish as the ninth seed, the season can still be considered a massive success. This roster has achieved much more than any of the experts thought the team was capable of.”

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