Entries Tagged as 'Brooklyn Nets'

Brooklyn Nets 108, Phoenix Suns 95 — Defensive holes

March 17th, 2014 · 51 Comments

Blindly choose what the Phoenix Suns didn’t do right in a 108-95 road loss to the Brooklyn Nets on Monday night, and there’s a good chance it’d be spot on. The Suns’ defense was flat-out bad — with all the holes, call it Net-like if you’d like — giving up 58.6 percent shooting to a […]

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Preview: Phoenix Suns (38-28) at Brooklyn Nets (33-31)

March 17th, 2014 · 16 Comments

Time: 4:30 pm MST TV: FSAZ Another day, another game, and another chance for the Phoenix Suns to get a much needed win as they chase the Grizzlies and Mavericks in the West. After a win yesterday afternoon in Toronto, the Suns are in Brooklyn tonight to take on the Nets, who have improved a […]

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Loss to Nets provides lessons for Suns

November 18th, 2013 · 14 Comments

PHOENIX — Jeff Hornacek isn’t blaming late-game execution for the Phoenix Suns’ last two losses, both of which came in the final seconds of regulation and overtime, respectively. The first real bumps of a long season came nine games in, but it’s not necessarily a sign that opponents have figured out the Suns just yet. […]

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Joe Johnson’s buzzer-beater: A fluke play?

November 17th, 2013 · 9 Comments

PHOENIX — Late-game execution makes a winning team in the NBA, but the Phoenix Suns would rather avoid that theory altogether. The painful ending in the Suns’ 100-98 loss to the Brooklyn Nets on Friday was another reminder that blowing leads midgame will put a team in bad positions come crunch time. With more than […]

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Brooklyn Nets 100, Phoenix Suns 98 — Remember Joe

November 15th, 2013 · 40 Comments

PHOENIX — Oh, Joe. The Brooklyn Nets were tied in overtime with the Phoenix Suns having possession and working with a game clock just long of 24 seconds. Joe Johnson took a long rebound off a Channing Frye miss the length of the court for a floater that left his hands just as the overtime […]

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Preview: Brooklyn Nets (2-5) vs. Phoenix Suns (5-3)

November 15th, 2013 · 16 Comments

Time: 7 p.m. MST TV: FSA Friday night’s contest at U.S. Airways Center features a pair of organizations that underwent major makeovers in the offseason. One of those organizations, the Phoenix Suns, opted to tear down their shaky present in the hopes of rebuilding a promising future. The Brooklyn Nets, on the other hand, opted […]

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