Entries Tagged as 'Archie Goodwin'

Notes: Suns’ Archie Goodwin finding comfort in bench role

October 22nd, 2013 · 17 Comments

PHOENIX – For all of his basketball-playing 19 years, Phoenix Suns guard Archie Goodwin has played a starting role for his team. Now as a project who appears to be capable of earning minutes on a rebuilding team, he’s trying to adjust. Goodwin finished Tuesday night’s 88-76 win against the Oklahoma City Thunder with 11 […]

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Rookie Archie Goodwin settling in for first NBA season

October 6th, 2013 · 7 Comments

PHOENIX — At 19 years and 19 days, Phoenix Suns guard Archie Goodwin enters the 2013-14 season as the youngest American-born player in the NBA. But the 6-foot-5 rookie doesn’t want to talk about being a project pick — selected No. 29 in the 2013 NBA Draft — or starting his career on a team […]

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Tags: Archie Goodwin · Jeff Hornacek

Making the case for building up veterans’ trade value

August 25th, 2013 · 44 Comments

Editor’s Note: The following column is the second in a two-part series in which the VotS staff debates the ideal course of action for the Suns’ upcoming season. Saturday, Ryan Weisert argued that the Suns must make the development of their young players their top priority right from the outset. Sunday, Dave Dulberg makes the […]

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Tags: Alex Len · Archie Goodwin · Caron Butler · Marcin Gortat · Phoenix Suns Analysis · Ryan McDonough

Making the case for youth development

August 24th, 2013 · 12 Comments

Editor’s Note: The following column is the first in a two-part series in which the VotS staff will debate the ideal course of action for the Suns’ upcoming season. Today, Ryan Weisert argues that the Suns must make the development of their young players their top priority right from the outset. Tomorrow, Dave Dulberg will […]

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Tags: Alex Len · Archie Goodwin · Caron Butler · Eric Bledsoe · Marcin Gortat · Phoenix Suns

Would Archie Goodwin give ‘em hell if he stayed at Kentucky?

August 12th, 2013 · 8 Comments

Archie Goodwin, by all accounts so far in his brief NBA career, seems humble. He’s been polite and at the same time assertive enough to point out he has flaws. The biggest issue is his age — that made him a fringe first-round pick after a so-so freshman year at Kentucky. But when Goodwin visited […]

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Notes: Thoughts on Goodwin’s summer and Gortat’s injury

August 10th, 2013 · 33 Comments

For the most part, this summer has zip-locked a hopeful freshness around the Phoenix Suns. It began when Lance Blanks was relieved of his duties and the Suns hired a well-received replacement in Ryan McDonough. Aside from Michael Beasley’s run-in with Scottsdale police on Tuesday, there’s been a lot more positive than negative in the […]

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Tags: Archie Goodwin · Los Angeles Lakers · Marcin Gortat