Entries Tagged as 'Leandro Barbosa'

Leandro Barbosa ‘in contact’ with Suns, per LB

September 13th, 2012 · 16 Comments

Although the Phoenix Suns’ 13-man roster appears to be set, Leandro Barbosa told a Brazilian sports site that the Suns are one of the teams he’s “in contact” with, along with the Lakers and the Nets. Barbosa described the Suns as a “a franchise I have a history with, have spent great years there” in […]

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Remembering Leandro Barbosa as a Phoenix Sun

September 3rd, 2010 · 13 Comments

Besides Steve Nash and Amare Stoudemire, only one member of the Phoenix Suns had been along for the ride from the start of this era with Shawn Marion and Joe Johnson to the end of it with Jason Richardson and a 10-man rotation. But while Amare Stoudemire’s departure was a franchise-changing event, the end of […]

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Goran Dragic stifled by Team USA, Hedo Turkoglu leads Turkey over Russia

August 29th, 2010 · 10 Comments

After a stellar performance in Slovenia’s opening victory over Tunisia, foul trouble and Team USA’s pressure defense limited The Dragon Sunday morning in America’s 99-77 win over Slovenia. Goran Dragic scored just seven points on 2-for-8 shooting (with three coming on a garbage trey in the game’s final minute) to go with four assists, two […]

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A handful of Phoenix Suns links

July 31st, 2010 · 3 Comments

As a Phoenix Suns blogger, it feels like the offseason is just now starting. That’s quite the contrast from last season when there was a major lull in mid-April, but with the conference finals run followed by a June and July chock full of breaking news pertaining to the Suns’ front office and roster, the […]

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Sole survivor: Only Steve Nash remains from the Phoenix Suns of old

July 18th, 2010 · 14 Comments

Over the past six seasons, the Phoenix Suns have seen plenty of change. Three head coaches, a revolving door of general managers until Steve Kerr stuck for three years and draft picks coming and going, booming and busting. More than anything though, the Suns have seen a great change in the core that made the […]

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Grading the Josh Childress and Hedo Turkoglu trades

July 12th, 2010 · 29 Comments

The Phoenix Suns and owner Robert Sarver came out of nowhere to make a huge splash Sunday evening, wheeling and dealing for swingman Josh Childress and shooter/playmaker Hedo Turkoglu. The general consensus is that both of these moves are steps in the right direction for Phoenix, especially considering the Suns almost lost Amare Stoudemire for […]

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