Apr 2, 2014; Phoenix, AZ, USA; Phoenix Suns forward P.J Tucker (17) celebrates during the third quarter against the Los Angeles Clippers at US Airways Center. The Clippers won 112-108. Mandatory Credit: Casey Sapio-USA TODAY Sports

Morning Sunshine: Phoenix Suns News (April 4)


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 posted for you 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.

Bleacher Report: Game-by-Game Predictions for Phoenix Suns’ Path to the Playoffs

 “The Phoenix Suns are trying to make a late-season push to grab a spot in the NBA playoffs, but can they pull it off? Tune in to the video with Craig Grialou of 98.7 FM in Phoenix to find out what he thinks of the Suns’ postseason chances.”

Suns.com: Suns Retorter: Suns aren’t in danger, they are danger

“When your team has already exceeded national expectations by almost 25 games, surpassed the previous seasons win total by 19 wins and made national pundits eat their words — see: Simmons, Bill and Rose, Jalen –, the year is already a major success.”

 AZcentral: Suns hoping to surprise the experts one last time

“A basketball team can only grow so much in one season. Real maturity requires time, pain and perspective. The Suns have seven games to prove otherwise. “Lately, there have been some growing pains,” Suns General Manager Ryan McDonough said. “But every time they’ve been doubted and people have counted them out, they’ve responded. And I think they can do it one more time.”

The Oregonian: Terry Stott says Suns and Blazers both playing better since November meetings

“The Blazers (49-27) and Suns (44-31) had their first three meetings over the first month of the NBA season, with the home team prevailing in each contest. Phoenix’s two wins have come by a total of 27 points, while Portland escaped with a one-point win on a Damian Lillard driving layup.”

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