Chris Paul and the Clippers land massive blow to Suns

April 3rd, 2014 · 13 Comments

PHOENIX — Doc Rivers had a fight even before he arrived to U.S. Airways Center on Wednesday. He battled traffic from the Diamondbacks game next door en route to the game and was late to his pregame media session. When he finally made it, Rivers joked that baseball and basketball shouldn’t be played on the […]

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Los Angeles Clippers 112, Phoenix Suns 108 — Paullin’ out

April 2nd, 2014 · 17 Comments

PHOENIX – During the game on Wednesday night Chris Paul didn’t get under Goran Dragic’s skin, but he sure got under his jersey. And when it was all said and done, the Los Angeles Clippers point guard likely got under coach Jeff Hornacek’s skin. Paul propelled Los Angeles to a 112-108 win with 20 points […]

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Preview: Los Angeles Clippers (53-22) vs. Phoenix Suns (44-30)

April 2nd, 2014 · 42 Comments

Time: 7 p.m. MST TV: FSA A review of the Sunday night loss to the Los Angeles Lakers saw the Suns look almost perturbed in running back to match up against a fast-paced team, and even in the halfcourt, Phoenix seemed bothered if they needed to help their teammates from the weakside and annoyed when […]

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Watch: Slovenian comedian makes a Goran Dragic music video

April 1st, 2014 · 9 Comments

Greg Esposito of Suns.com uncovered this gem of a music video and its meaning: According to Dragic, the video is from a Slovenian comedian and impersonator named Klemen Slakonja … The guard said a lot of it, including the scenes with the stone dragons, are filmed in his hometown. And, while we couldn’t get him […]

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Los Angeles Lakers 115, Phoenix Suns 99 — Asleep at the wheel

March 30th, 2014 · 54 Comments

The Suns mixed up their defensive assignments in transition defense and lost the Lakers on backdoor cuts. Chris Kaman scored 28 points, grabbed 17 rebounds and added six assists. Mike D’Antoni’s usual perimeter-oriented Los Angeles team shot 53 percent for the game but did it mostly in the paint on Sunday night in the Staples […]

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Proof is in the pudding (or numbers) with Eric Bledsoe back

March 27th, 2014 · 38 Comments

The numbers will support what your eyes already see. And that’s if you couldn’t figure out any correlation to go with the Phoenix Suns’ five-game winning streak or its seven wins in the last eight games. Eric Bledsoe’s return from knee surgery and his re-assimilation into the starting lineup has produced these results. Not only […]

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