Entries Tagged as 'Marcin Gortat'

EuroBasket 2013: Marcin Gortat’s run ends, Goran Dragic’s begins

September 10th, 2013 · 12 Comments

The three Phoenix Suns taking part in the 2013 EuroBasket event have all had their ups and downs. So far, Marcin Gortat has had the most downs, but he did go out fighting on Monday as Poland played Goran Dragic and Slovenia for nothing but pride. Unfortunately, that has been one theme of Gortat’s career. […]

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Eurobasket 2013: Goran Dragic and Slovenia shock Spain

September 5th, 2013 · 16 Comments

Goran Dragic scored 11 points in the fourth quarter and led Slovenia in every major statistical category with 18 points, six rebounds and seven assists as his team shocked Eurobasket favorite Spain, 78-69, on Thursday. In the front end of the fourth, Dragic hit a long two-pointer, found a teammate for a three-pointer, scored a […]

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Eurobasket 2013: Dragic, Gortat and Kravtsov open group play

September 4th, 2013 · 7 Comments

FIBA Eurobasket 2013 opened its group play on Wednesday, and all three Euro-Suns in Slovenia for the event took their fair share of lumps to start the event. In Group C play, Slovenian Goran Dragic had a rough individual game but saw his team pull out a slim victory against the Czech Republic and Wizards […]

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Making the case for building up veterans’ trade value

August 25th, 2013 · 44 Comments

Editor’s Note: The following column is the second in a two-part series in which the VotS staff debates the ideal course of action for the Suns’ upcoming season. Saturday, Ryan Weisert argued that the Suns must make the development of their young players their top priority right from the outset. Sunday, Dave Dulberg makes the […]

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Tags: Alex Len · Archie Goodwin · Caron Butler · Marcin Gortat · Phoenix Suns Analysis · Ryan McDonough

Making the case for youth development

August 24th, 2013 · 12 Comments

Editor’s Note: The following column is the first in a two-part series in which the VotS staff will debate the ideal course of action for the Suns’ upcoming season. Today, Ryan Weisert argues that the Suns must make the development of their young players their top priority right from the outset. Tomorrow, Dave Dulberg will […]

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Tags: Alex Len · Archie Goodwin · Caron Butler · Eric Bledsoe · Marcin Gortat · Phoenix Suns

Marcin Gortat injury A-OK, center returns to Polish team

August 15th, 2013 · 2 Comments

Two weeks ago, Phoenix Suns center Marcin Gortat slipped away from the Polish national team to undergo testing on his foot that he sprained on March 6. All along, he was expected to return anywhere from Aug. 17-19, and that appears to be the plan. FIBA.com reports that Gortat will re-join Poland by Sunday. Gortat […]

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