Entries Tagged as 'Earl Clark'

Earl Clark finding his way in Orlando

March 12th, 2011 · 1 Comment

PHOENIX — When the Phoenix Suns drafted Earl Clark with the 14th overall pick in the 2009 NBA Draft, they knew exactly what they were getting. Then-GM Steve Kerr was well-aware that Clark would be a long-term project, but his massive potential and defensive versatility seemed to be worth the wait. But after 61 underwhelming […]

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Tags: Earl Clark · Orlando Magic · Phoenix Suns

So what now? An extended look at the Phoenix Suns’ future

December 27th, 2010 · 21 Comments

By now we’re more than a week out from the blockbuster trade that changed our view of the Phoenix Suns, present and future. I analyzed some of the issues surrounding how this affects the Suns’ future in the immediate aftermath of the trade, but now there’s been enough time and space for a further examination. […]

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Tags: Earl Clark · Future · Hedo Turkoglu · Jason Richardson · Phoenix Suns · Phoenix Suns Analysis · Vince Carter

Six questions after the Suns-Magic six-player trade

December 22nd, 2010 · 8 Comments

We’ve broken down the salary cap implications, whether Vince Carter can replace Jason Richardson and what Marcin Gortat and Mickael Pietrus bring to the table, but here are six more questions surrounding Saturday’s blockbuster deal with the Orlando Magic. 1.  What does this mean for Steve Nash? In the immediate aftermath of the trade, speculation […]

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Tags: Earl Clark · Hedo Turkoglu · Jason Richardson · Marcin Gortat · Mickael Pietrus · Phoenix Suns · Phoenix Suns Analysis · Steve Nash · Vince Carter

What players are tweeting on the Suns-Magic trade

December 19th, 2010 · 1 Comment

Phoenix Suns players and the principals of their blockbuster trade with the Orlando Magic have been actively commenting on the deal on Twitter. These tweets go to show what Jason Richardson meant to his teammates. @JRich23 — It’s been a great 2 1/2 yrs Suns fans! My family and I enjoyed out time around such […]

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Tags: Earl Clark · Hedo Turkoglu · Jason Richardson · Mickael Pietrus · Phoenix Suns · Twitter

Phoenix Suns’ present, future brighter after blockbuster

December 18th, 2010 · 19 Comments

Give the Phoenix Suns credit for one thing: they know know when to admit they made a mistake. Today’s trade of Hedo Turkoglu, Jason Richardson and Earl Clark for Vince Carter, Marcin Gortat, Mickael Pietrus, a 2011 first-rounder and cash marks admission that the Turkoglu deal — and really the Clark lottery pick while we’re […]

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Tags: Earl Clark · Future · Hedo Turkoglu · Jason Richardson · Marcin Gortat · Mickael Pietrus · Orlando Magic · Phoenix Suns · Phoenix Suns Analysis · Trades · Vince Carter

Phoenix Suns trade Richardson, Turkoglu, Clark to Orlando Magic for Vince Carter, Gortat, Pietrus

December 18th, 2010 · 43 Comments

In a move that seemed to come out of nowhere, the Phoenix Suns on Saturday traded Jason Richardson, Hedo Turkoglu and Earl Clark to the Orlando Magic in exchange for Vince Carter, Marcin Gortat, Mickael Pietrus, a 2011 1st round draft pick and about $3 million, according to a Suns release. ESPN’s Chris Broussard, as […]

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Tags: Earl Clark · Hedo Turkoglu · Jason Richardson · Marcin Gortat · Mickael Pietrus · Orlando Magic · Phoenix Suns · Phoenix Suns News · Vince Carter