Entries Tagged as 'Markieff Morris'

Phoenix Suns 127, Minnesota Timberwolves 120 — Staring at death

March 23rd, 2014 · 40 Comments

Apparently, the Phoenix Suns need to stare death in the eye to see just how close they are to missing the playoffs. A miserably slow start, especially on the defensive end, made a rally necessary Sunday against the Minnesota Timberwolves. Markieff Morris swiped at Kevin Love, who for the second time in a row put […]

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Tags: Markieff Morris · Minnesota Timberwolves · Phoenix Suns · Phoenix Suns Recap

Gerald Green, Morris twins bring the Thunder

March 6th, 2014 · 46 Comments

PHOENIX — Quick transition push off a rebound? Hit Gerald Green for a three. Inbounds play? Make sure he comes off a screen somewhere, anywhere really, atop the three-point arc. It’s an easy game to play when a shooter like Green is hot. And hot he was on Thursday night. The Suns shooting guard scored […]

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Tags: Gerald Green · Marcus Morris · Markieff Morris · Phoenix Suns Analysis

Ish Smith and Markieff Morris ignite the present

February 22nd, 2014 · 24 Comments

PHOENIX — The Suns didn’t play too poorly during a hectic first 12 minutes against the San Antonio Spurs, but they still looked unsteady and trailed 23-19 after the first quarter. Phoenix was down Leandro Barbosa, who was out with a sprained toe, and so Jeff Hornacek turned to Ish Smith as a sub nine […]

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Phoenix Suns All-Star Break Grades: Part I

February 16th, 2014 · 7 Comments

This is the first of a two-part series that will run over the next couple of days, in which each player on the Phoenix Suns’ active roster will be assigned a grade for his respective performance leading up to the All-Star break. Disclaimer: The grade might be a reflection of a lenient professor more so […]

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Tags: Channing Frye · Eric Bledsoe · Gerald Green · Goran Dragic · Markieff Morris · Miles Plumlee · Phoenix Suns · Phoenix Suns Analysis

Jeff Hornacek has developed a winning bench

January 21st, 2014 · 14 Comments

Going into the season, there were many unknowns about the Phoenix Suns. Most experts expected them to contend for a top-5 pick in the NBA Draft as they struggled with a team full of young players. Instead, the Suns raced out to a 19-11 start and were challenging for a top-5 seed in the Western […]

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Tags: Archie Goodwin · Bench · Eric Bledsoe · Gerald Green · Goran Dragic · Markieff Morris · Phoenix Suns · Phoenix Suns Analysis

Phoenix Suns 114, Los Angeles Lakers 108 –Team Foe

December 10th, 2013 · 24 Comments

The Phoenix Suns used strong contributions from many players to defeat the Los Angeles Lakers 114-108 in a game that they controlled for its entirety. Goran Dragic led the way with 31 points, got the offense going early by scoring 10 of those in the first quarter and helped to get the Suns off to […]

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Tags: Archie Goodwin · Eric Bledsoe · Goran Dragic · Jeff Hornacek · Los Angeles Lakers · Marcus Morris · Markieff Morris · Phoenix Suns · Phoenix Suns Recap