Entries Tagged as 'Hedo Turkoglu'

Jason Richardson-Hedo Turkoglu trade fails to get Orlando out of first round

April 29th, 2011 · 16 Comments

The Phoenix Suns managed to dump Hedo Turkoglu’s contract and steal away Marcin Gortat because the Orlando Magic figured they had to shake up their core for a shot to win now. If we’re going to judge the Aaron Brooks trade as a failure because it did not lead to a Phoenix playoff berth, not […]

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Tags: Hedo Turkoglu · Jason Richardson · Orlando Magic · Phoenix Suns · Phoenix Suns Analysis

The good, the bad and the ugly — Part III

April 27th, 2011 · 7 Comments

We’ve looked at the good and the bad, and now it’s time for the meat and potatoes of what went wrong for the Phoenix Suns this past season. There were clearly no shortages of disappointments, but here are the three developments that made Suns fans turn off their TVs in disgust: Hedo Turkoglu’s PF career […]

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Tags: Hedo Turkoglu · Phoenix Suns · Phoenix Suns Analysis · Robin Lopez · Vince Carter

Amare Stoudemire finds no playoff success away from Phoenix; Hedo Turkoglu, J-Rich also struggling

April 24th, 2011 · 7 Comments

So as it turns out Amare Stoudemire ended up winning as many playoffs games as Steve Nash this year. That was the case after the Boston Celtics finished off Amare’s New York Knicks this afternoon in a series that was very competitive in Boston but not so much in Madison Square Garden. Stoudemire’s advanced stats […]

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Tags: Amare Stoudemire · Hedo Turkoglu · Jason Richardson · New York Knicks · Orlando Magic · Phoenix Suns · Phoenix Suns Analysis

Steve Nash to miss Orlando game with pelvic instability

March 13th, 2011 · 4 Comments

PHOENIX — Phoenix Suns guard Steve Nash will miss this afternoon’s game against Orlando with pelvic instability after gutting out the last few games despite being hampered by the injury. Nash is day by day, as the Suns made the decision that Nash couldn’t go this morning and will go through the same process before […]

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Tags: Aaron Brooks · Hedo Turkoglu · Jared Dudley · Jason Richardson · Orlando Magic · Phoenix Suns · Phoenix Suns News · Steve Nash

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