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Despite the NBA trade deadline approaching in less than 24 hours, the Suns’ only real move has been internal.
Reserve swingman Wesley Johnson, after posting season-highs in points (14) and rebounds (eight) in Phoenix’s 102-98 win over Portland, figures to get even more playing time tonight. Suns head coach Lindsey Hunter reportedly [...]
Entries Tagged as 'Jermaine O’Neal'
February 20th, 2013 · 1 Comment
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January 25th, 2013 · 4 Comments
PHOENIX — Jermaine O’Neal has missed the last two games with an irregular heartbeat, and the Phoenix Suns center said he’ll be able to return when he and his doctors figure out the right type of medicine and correct dosage that will cure his symptoms.
“They put me on some medication,” O’Neal said. “It’s a three-to-four [...]
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January 22nd, 2013 · 107 Comments
Count Jermaine O’Neal among the “old guard” unhappy with the new changes in Planet Orange. The Suns’ backup big man reportedly got into a post-practice shouting match with general manager Lance Blanks, according to Yahoo! Sports insider Adrian Wojnarowski.
Y! Sources: Phoenix GM Lance Blanks and Jermaine O’Neal engaged in loud, angry confrontation near Suns locker room. [...]
Suns ‘just felt right’ for Jermaine O’Neal, who feels five years younger after offseason knee treatment
August 16th, 2012 · 18 Comments
PHOENIX — It’s long been assumed that Grant Hill will have a role waiting for him in the Phoenix Suns’ organization upon retirement, yet even during a summer in which he departed for the Los Angeles Clippers he still aided the Suns’ recruitment of a free agent.
Back two and a half months ago when Hill [...]
August 11th, 2012 · 22 Comments
One of the jokes making the rounds yesterday was that both the Phoenix Suns and Los Angeles Lakers added centers with marquee names to their roster, but while the Lakers acquired Dwight Howard the Suns merely signed an aging Jermaine O’Neal.
While sadly exemplifying the differences between where the two franchises are today, this move should [...]
August 10th, 2012 · 24 Comments
The Phoenix Suns have smoothed out the last rough spot on their reconstructed roster by signing free agent center Jermaine O’Neal, The Arizona Republic’s Paul Coro reports.
The 6-foot-11, 255-pound veteran most recently played for the Boston Celtics, where while not a mainstay in the lineup due to injury, he was still productive when he was [...]