Entries Tagged as 'Grant Hill'

Preview: Phoenix Suns (2-3) at Dallas Mavericks (2-4)

January 4th, 2012 · 12 Comments

Dallas Mavericks 98, Phoenix Suns 89 PHOENIX — Count the Phoenix Suns and Dallas Mavericks as two teams that the NBA lockout and the loss of a real training camp has hampered to start the season. In fact, label the Suns and Mavericks, who will meet in American Airlines Center tonight at 6:30 p.m. MST, […]

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Tags: Dallas Mavericks · Grant Hill · Phoenix Suns · Phoenix Suns Preview

Phoenix Suns fantasy basketball preview

December 22nd, 2011 · 1 Comment

Success in fantasy sports is always about finding balance in your roster. In fantasy football, you must balance early round superstars with late round sleepers. In fantasy hoops, you must find a balance on your roster between players who dominate certain categories and players who simply don’t kill you in others. With that in mind […]

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Tags: Channing Frye · Grant Hill · Marcin Gortat · Phoenix Suns · Phoenix Suns Analysis · Steve Nash

Media Day: Hill’s return proves expectations high despite little hype

December 16th, 2011 · 7 Comments

PHOENIX — The Phoenix Suns aren’t getting much national hype. Hype, though, is often a product of significant change. With a roster composed of nine returning players from last year’s 40-42 squad, there’s relatively not a whole lot to talk about compared to teams like the Los Angeles Clippers or Dallas Mavericks, who are wheeling and […]

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Tags: Defense · Grant Hill · Phoenix Suns · Phoenix Suns News · Steve Nash

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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Tags: Gani Lawal · Grant Hill · Mickael Pietrus · Phoenix Suns · Phoenix Suns News · Vince Carter

Shannon Brown, Sebastian Telfair deals set up 2012 splurge, so why not start rebuilding now?

December 9th, 2011 · 12 Comments

Last offseason the Phoenix Suns’ front office was criticized for lacking a plan when Amare Stoudemire left, instead throwing money at role players for the sake of spending. No such charges can be levied against the Suns’ front office this offseason as all moves have been made with one goal in mind: maintaining 2012 cap […]

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Tags: Free Agency · Future · Grant Hill · Phoenix Suns · Phoenix Suns Analysis · Sebastian Telfair · Shannon Brown · Steve Nash

Adande: Grant Hill down to Suns and Spurs

December 8th, 2011 · 16 Comments

Thursday will go down as a day that shook the NBA world. The lockout officially ended with the players and owners ratifying the new 10-year labor deal and a decent point guard with two first names made his way over to Los Angeles and then didn’t in a trade possibility that threatens to blow up Twitter. […]

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Tags: Grant Hill · Los Angeles Lakers · Phoenix Suns · Phoenix Suns Analysis · Phoenix Suns News · San Antonio Spurs