Entries Tagged as 'Gani Lawal'

Grant Hill re-signs with Suns; Mickael Pietrus traded to Toronto; Vince Carter, Gani Lawal waived

December 9th, 2011 · 24 Comments

Despite similar offers from contenders, Grant Hill decided that Phoenix is still home to him on Friday after he agreed to sign a one-year, $6.5 million deal, according to The Arizona Republic’s Paul Coro. The Suns reportedly increased their offer from $5 million to Hill on Thursday. Phoenix had made Hill its “top priority” this offseason. San Antonio, Chicago and New […]

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Gani Lawal starring in Polish league, feeling stronger after knee injury

November 7th, 2011 · 9 Comments

The lockout is damaging the earnings and legacies of many NBA players (or so it will without a quick resolution), but for Gani Lawal the lockout couldn’t have come at a better time. The last time we heard from Gani back in April he was embarking on his final couple months of rehab from his […]

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Gani Lawal takes his talents to Poland

September 9th, 2011 · No Comments

The NBA lockout has already prevented Marcin Gortat from playing for his home country Poland in EuroBasket play, but if it is not resolved soon it will allow fellow Suns big man Gani Lawal to play Polish basketball this year. Lawal became the first Sun to commit to overseas play by signing a deal with […]

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Phoenix Suns big men out of the mix

August 1st, 2011 · 6 Comments

When the Phoenix Suns were preparing for June’s draft, general manager Lance Blanks made it perfectly clear that his team needed to improve in the post. That viewpoint became all the more obvious as the Suns drafted Markieff Morris with their first-round selection to join a front court that includes Marcin Gortat, Channing Frye and […]

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Jared Dudley says ‘expect a lockout,’ Gani Lawal discusses injury and Zabian Dowdell finally joins the Suns

January 8th, 2011 · 10 Comments

PHOENIX — Most NBA fans know that the league may be on the verge of a lockout, but Jared Dudley shared how serious this issue really is before Friday’s game against the Knicks. Dudley is the Suns’ rep for the NBA Players Association and he recently met with NBPA Executive Director Billy Hunter, who is […]

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Gani Lawal tears ACL, out for the year

January 6th, 2011 · 1 Comment

Phoenix Suns rookie forward Gani Lawal tore the ACL and partially tore the MCL in his right knee during Thursday morning’s practice at US Airways Center and will be out for the season. According to The Arizona Republic, Lawal suffered the injury while planted and getting ready to jump. He left the arena on crutches […]

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