Preview: Phoenix Suns (37-28) at Toronto Raptors (37-27)

March 16th, 2014 · 7 Comments

Time: 10:00 a.m. MDT TV: FSAZ When last the Phoenix Suns and Toronto Raptors faced one another this season, the direction of both were facing in opposite directions. The Suns were slightly above .500, scraping their way night after night in order to defy all expectations or lack there of. The Raptors, on the other hand, […]

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Suns’ playoff chances might hinge on health of bruised and battered Goran Dragic

March 13th, 2014 · 51 Comments

PHOENIX — The large, navy blue towel draped over his face should have been a telltale sign. It was there not so much to hide the agony of defeat, his team’s third straight and seventh in its last 10 games, but rather to temporarily ease the physical pain. Phoenix Suns guard Goran Dragic didn’t just […]

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Eric Bledsoe returns, but defensive woes and urgency concerns persist for Phoenix Suns

March 13th, 2014 · 15 Comments

PHOENIX — If the ticket holder squirming around in Section 102, Row 23, Seat 7 didn’t know any better, he would have thought that the Cleveland Cavaliers were an elite three-point shooting team with a top-flight big man in Spencer Hawes. He would have also likely assumed that the Phoenix Suns were the squad sitting […]

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Cleveland Cavaliers 110, Phoenix Suns 101 — Rock and rolled

March 12th, 2014 · 23 Comments

PHOENIX — The Cleveland Cavaliers have made a habit of late when it comes to building big leads against the Phoenix Suns — 20 and 26 points respectively back in Jan. 2014 and Nov. 2013. Wednesday night’s non-conference affair was no different inside US Airways Center, except for one small detail: the Eastern Conference bottom […]

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Suns forward P.J. Tucker suspended one-game for altercation with Blake Griffin

March 11th, 2014 · 18 Comments

When the Phoenix Suns welcome the Cleveland Cavaliers to town Wednesday evening, they’ll do so a bit short-handed. While guard Eric Bledsoe will return to the hardwood after a 33-game hiatus, the Suns will be without the services of starting small forward P.J. Tucker. The third-year pro out of Texas was involved in a scuffle […]

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Preview: Phoenix Suns (36-25) at Golden State Warriors (39-24)

March 9th, 2014 · 10 Comments

Time: 6 p.m. MST TV: FSAZ and NBATV Fresh off their longest hiatus since the All-Star break, the Phoenix Suns return to the hardwood Sunday night looking to build off Thursday night’s 128-122 statement victory over the Oklahoma City Thunder. To do so, won’t be all that easy for Phoenix, though. On one hand, Jeff […]

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