Entries Tagged as 'Aaron Brooks'

Luis Scola contract details; Kendall Marshall signs

July 16th, 2012 · 45 Comments

The Phoenix Suns got quite the bargain in their amnesty acquisition of Luis Scola, according to salary figures obtained by KTAR’s John Gambadoro. Gambo reported that Scola will count $4.1 million on this year’s books, $4.5 mil next year and $4.9 mil in Year 3, with only $440K guaranteed in that final season. SI.com’s Sam […]

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Tags: Aaron Brooks · Kendall Marshall · Luis Scola · Phoenix Suns · Phoenix Suns News

Phoenix Suns withdraw qualifying offer to Aaron Brooks, Eric Gordon not picked for Olympics

July 7th, 2012 · 21 Comments

As expected, the Phoenix Suns withdrew their qualifying offer to Aaron Brooks today, making him an unrestricted free agent. Brooks hinted at this very possibility last night by tweeting “Unrestricted : )” before taking the tweet down soon after. His qualifying offer was for $2,976,637 and the Suns possessed a cap hold of $5,041,730 for […]

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Tags: Aaron Brooks · Eric Gordon · Free Agency · Phoenix Suns · Phoenix Suns News

Robin Lopez, Aaron Brooks receive qualifying offers from Suns

June 28th, 2012 · 4 Comments

Phoenix has officially thrown qualifying offers to reserve center Robin Lopez and point guard Aaron Brooks, effectively making the duo restricted free agents, the Suns announced Thursday. The team had until June 30 to make the offers and keep their right of first refusal, giving Phoenix the ability to match any contract offers when the free […]

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Tags: Aaron Brooks · Free Agency · Phoenix Suns · Phoenix Suns News · Robin Lopez

No regrets on Amare, why Steve Nash may have spoken up now, and the end of Aaron Brooks’ season in China

March 31st, 2012 · 9 Comments

There is no question the Phoenix Suns botched the Summer of 2010 after Amare Stoudemire decided to take his talents to the Big Apple. However, it is looking more and more like Phoenix made the right call offering only three guaranteed years whereas New York was willing to give him the full five on a […]

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Tags: Aaron Brooks · Amare Stoudemire · Grant Hill · Phoenix Suns · Phoenix Suns Analysis · Steve Nash

Aaron Brooks’ restricted rights best preserved for summer

February 29th, 2012 · 6 Comments

Wilson Chandler has spent the past several days frantically seeking clearance from FIBA to return to the NBA all the while flirting with teams everywhere from Toronto to Italy to create leverage for his negotiations with the Denver Nuggets, the NBA team that owns his restricted rights. Chandler was finally granted clearance yesterday, which leaves […]

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Tags: Aaron Brooks · Phoenix Suns · Phoenix Suns Analysis

3-on-3: Phoenix Suns free agency

December 8th, 2011 · 15 Comments

Editor’s Note: 3-on-3 is a new feature TrueHoop Network blogs including ValleyoftheSuns will be running this season, based off the mothership’s popular 5-on-5 segment. With free agency set to kick off in earnest on Friday, ValleyoftheSuns writers Michael Schwartz, Mike Schmitz and Ryan Weisert discuss what the Suns need during the free agency period, unheralded […]

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Tags: Aaron Brooks · Free Agency · Phoenix Suns · Phoenix Suns Analysis · Steve Nash