Entries Tagged as 'Jason Richardson'

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

Suns links: Reactions to the blockbuster Suns-Magic deal

December 20th, 2010 · 5 Comments

The Suns made a big splash over the weekend, dealing away their top scorer and giving up on the Hedo Turkoglu experiment. Opinions about the trade that sent Jason Richardson, Turkoglu and Earl Clark to the Magic haven’t been unanimous, but everyone, of course, has an opinion to share. So as the Suns await the […]

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Tags: Hedo Turkoglu · Jason Richardson · Links · Marcin Gortat · Phoenix Suns · 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

Vince Carter can more than replace Jason Richardson

December 19th, 2010 · 8 Comments

Jason Richardson did more than his part during 25 games as Phoenix’s go-to-guy. J-Rich led the Suns in scoring (19.3 points) and three-point production (2.5 per game at a 41.9 percent clip), while dropping 35-plus three times on the season. So Suns fans should worry about replacing Richardson’s scoring after Babby and Blanks dealt him […]

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Tags: Jason Richardson · Phoenix Suns · Phoenix Suns Analysis · Vince Carter

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