Entries Tagged as 'Grant Hill'

Phoenix Suns free agency preview

December 6th, 2011 · 18 Comments

The theme of Phoenix Suns free agency this offseason will likely be a refrain Chicago Cubs fans are most familiar with: “Wait ’til next year.” Much has been made about the Suns’ potential for gobs of cap space next offseason, perhaps enough to sign a pair of max free agents if it comes to that, […]

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Steve Nash, FA Grant Hill set tone by returning early for workouts

December 3rd, 2011 · 11 Comments

During a typical season, Phoenix Suns players return to the Valley around Labor Day and use that next month of informal workouts before training camp to build the kind of chemistry that has catapulted this squad to three Western Conference Finals’ in the Nash era. This year, of course, the squad has no such luxury […]

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Grant Hill the ‘top priority’ for Phoenix Suns

November 30th, 2011 · 12 Comments

The Phoenix Suns are not expected to make much of a splash in free agency this December, at least not in a way that would put a dent into their 2012 cap space. So while other teams were off chasing the Tyson Chandlers and Nenes of the world Wednesday morning when teams could first contact […]

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Steve Nash’s fourth annual Showdown in Chinatown: Inside the cage at the tallest soccer game of the year

June 27th, 2011 · 6 Comments

NEW YORK — This past Wednesday was a day that I had marked on my calendar for weeks.  I’ve played soccer my entire life all the way through college and I’ve been on the Suns’ bandwagon since I was 8 (purple room and all).  The Steve Nash Showdown in Chinatown was a perfect marriage between […]

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Tags: Grant Hill · Jared Dudley · Marcin Gortat · Phoenix Suns · Phoenix Suns News · Steve Nash

Grant Hill deserved All-Defensive honors

May 10th, 2011 · 9 Comments

Grant Hill may not have led the league in steals like Chris Paul, patrolled the paint like Dwight Howard or cracked SportsCenter’s Top 10 with transition swats like LeBron James, but the 38-year-old at least deserved a spot on the 2010-11 All-Defensive second team. Whether he was locking down Kevin Durant or Manu Ginobili, Hill […]

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Grant Hill continues to defy age, impress his bosses

May 5th, 2011 · 3 Comments

PHOENIX – It’s not easy finding an impartial viewpoint on Grant Hill’s impact on the Phoenix Suns among the people in control of the franchise. “I’m probably not the right guy to ask about that because I’m probably the most biased guy in the world when it comes to him,” said head coach Alvin Gentry. […]

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