Entries Tagged as 'Detroit Pistons'

Preview: Suns (49-26) at Pistons (23-51)

April 2nd, 2010 · 3 Comments

Suns 109, Pistons 104 With a close call against the Bulls and a game that was too close for comfort against the Nets, I keep thinking it has to end sometime. That may be my natural sports pessimism getting the better of me, but how long can this team really go? The Pistons are beyond […]

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Tags: Detroit Pistons · Phoenix Suns · Phoenix Suns Preview

Amare Trade Rumors: Detroit in the mix?

February 9th, 2010 · 19 Comments

With the trade deadline less than 10 days away, the Amare Stoudemire sweepstakes continue, and The Arizona Republic’s Paul Coro recently wrote that another team may have very well thrown their name into the hat. Coro reported a variation to the 76ers deal that was originally rumored to include forward Andre Iguodala and center Samuel Dalembert, with […]

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Suns 117, Pistons 91 — Home sweet home

November 22nd, 2009 · 16 Comments

PHOENIX — Suns head coach Alvin Gentry often talks about the importance of winning home games because of how difficult it is to win on somebody else’s home floor in the NBA. Phoenix has not exactly had the most difficult home schedule to start the year, but the Suns routed another victim nonetheless Sunday night […]

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Tags: Amare Stoudemire · Detroit Pistons · Phoenix Suns Recap

Preview: Pistons (5-8) at Suns (10-3)

November 22nd, 2009 · No Comments

Suns 117, Pistons 91 After their first disheartening loss of the season Thursday in New Orleans, the Suns return home to start a five-game stretch of winnable games before the schedule takes a turn for the worse. That starts tonight against a struggling Detroit Pistons team that’s lost four in a row to Western Conference […]

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Tags: Channing Frye · Detroit Pistons · Phoenix Suns Preview

So much for Big Ben retiring

August 8th, 2009 · 2 Comments

In the aftermath of Cleveland’s loss to Orlando in the East Finals, I suggested the Suns should trade Shaq to the Cavs because of the possibility that Ben Wallace would retire and immediately free up $14 million in cap space. Of course, the Suns ended up making that cap-friendly deal and will save a cool […]

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Tags: Ben Wallace · Detroit Pistons · Shaquille O'Neal · Trades

If only the Suns played in the East …….

April 27th, 2009 · 3 Comments

If the following rant comes across as sour grapes to you, that’s probably because you’re right. If the Phoenix Suns weren’t the team getting the short end, I would be too busy worrying about their playoff run to really care (like last year, as short-lived as it was). But that doesn’t mean there isn’t some […]

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