Entries Tagged as 'Luis Scola'

Minnesota Timberwolves 105, Phoenix Suns 93 — Turnover troubles

April 13th, 2013 · 38 Comments

The Suns have admitted they’re not a team with a lot of room for error. They didn’t play that way at Minnesota, attempting behind-the-back and no-look passes, proving that the Suns can indeed play loosely. Just not efficiently. Against one of the best defensive perimeters in the league (Ricky Rubio, Luke Ridnour and Andrei Kirilenko average […]

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Tags: Goran Dragic · Hamed Haddadi · Kendall Marshall · Luis Scola · Marcus Morris · Markieff Morris · Minnesota Timberwolves · Phoenix Suns · Phoenix Suns Recap · Wesley Johnson

To trade or not to trade: Luis Scola

February 18th, 2013 · 6 Comments

The Phoenix Suns get back to work tomorrow, but before they take the court, the Valley of the Suns crew still has a few more futures to debate. Because he was acquired via amnesty auction, Luis Scola is not eligible to be traded this season. But that doesn’t mean he’s guaranteed to play out his […]

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Utilizing Luis Scola at the high post

January 23rd, 2013 · 15 Comments

The Phoenix Suns have made a massive course correction here at the halfway point of the season. Alvin Gentry is sitting at home, and Lindsey Hunter is now in charge. In the coming weeks, the team is going to explore new options on offense and defense. The coaching staff will look back at the first […]

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Tags: Luis Scola · Offense · Phoenix Suns

Phoenix Suns 97, Chicago Bulls 81 — 2,000 reasons to celebrate

January 12th, 2013 · 46 Comments

Absolutely unbelievable. Those are the only words that come to mind in the wake of Phoenix’s 97-81 victory over the Chicago Bulls. This victory removes several of the monkeys who had taken up residence on Phoenix’s back over the last month. The win snapped both a five-game losing streak and a 12-game road losing streak. […]

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Tags: Chicago Bulls · Luis Scola · Michael Beasley · Phoenix Suns · Phoenix Suns Recap

Minnesota Timberwolves 111, Phoenix Suns 107 — More of the same

December 29th, 2012 · 32 Comments

The Phoenix Suns continue to invent new ways to lose thanks to poor late-game execution. In a shootout defined by dominant frontcourt play from Minnesota and Luis Scola’s best game as a Sun, Phoenix just could not get a stop down the stretch before a couple of poor offensive decisions ultimately doomed them in a […]

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Luis Scola reinserted back into starting lineup for Markieff Morris

December 12th, 2012 · 5 Comments

PHOENIX — The adage goes that if it isn’t broke, don’t fix it. But for Alvin Gentry and the Phoenix Suns, the complete opposite may be true these days. Stuck in the middle of a seven-game losing streak — the franchise’s longest since February 2004 — Gentry has proven that he is willing to do […]

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Tags: Alvin Gentry · Luis Scola · Markieff Morris · Phoenix Suns · Phoenix Suns News