NBA D-League Select 89, Phoenix Suns 75 — Just keep shooting

July 20th, 2012 · 2 Comments

LAS VEGAS — It will go down as the single worst defeat in the history of the Phoenix Suns franchise. On Friday night, the Summer League team sent from the Valley was vanquished by the D-League Select team, 89-75. That’s obviously a bit of an exaggeration, but there weren’t many positives to take away from […]

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Preview: Los Angeles Clippers (39-23) at Phoenix Suns (32-30)

April 19th, 2012 · 7 Comments

Phoenix Suns 93, Los Angeles Clippers 90 Last night, the Los Angeles Clippers did the Suns a favor by defeating the Denver Nuggets. Tonight, Phoenix will try to avoid a similar fate. Both the Clippers and Suns are jostling for playoff position, but the sense of urgency — obviously — is most prevalent in Phoenix. […]

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Phoenix Suns 109, Detroit Pistons 101 — Avoiding the trap game

March 16th, 2012 · 14 Comments

Jared Dudley once again led the Suns in scoring, and Phoenix relied on teamwork and excellent ball movement to defeat the Pistons, 109-101. With the victory, the Suns moved to .500 at 22-22 for the first time since they were 4-4 on Jan. 8. Now two games back of the eighth seed in the Western […]

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Phoenix Suns 98, Memphis Grizzlies 91 — Eyeing the playoffs

March 10th, 2012 · 17 Comments

The Phoenix Suns kept the Memphis Grizzlies off the boards as well as they possibly could and overcame 16 turnovers to take their fifth straight home game, 98-91. Phoenix opened the game with a slew of sloppy play, allowing Memphis to get out in transition and score some easy baskets on fast breaks. The Grizzlies […]

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Phoenix Suns 96, Dallas Mavericks 94 — Breaking the cycle

March 9th, 2012 · 15 Comments

The Phoenix Suns turned the tables on their typical storyline this season and stopped an eight-game losing streak to the Dallas Mavericks in a 96-94 victory at home on Thursday night. Jared Dudley scored 18 points and grabbed eight rebounds, while Steve Nash balanced a slow first half with a hot third quarter to add […]

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Preview: Dallas Mavericks (23-17) at Phoenix Suns (17-21)

March 8th, 2012 · 4 Comments

Phoenix Suns 96, Dallas Mavericks 94 The defending champions come to town tonight to take on a Suns team that looked to be every bit the equal of the Oklahoma City Thunder last night — until the fourth quarter rolled around, that is. Phoenix has the firepower in their first unit to matchup with almost […]

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