Entries Tagged as 'Markieff Morris'

Phoenix Suns 112, Utah Jazz 101 – Hornacek Homecoming

November 29th, 2013 · 17 Comments

Maybe it was a win against the lowly Utah Jazz, but it was probably a bitter-sweet moment for Phoenix Suns coach Jeff Hornacek. The former Jazz legend returned to Salt Lake City on Friday to lead his Suns past the Jazz 112-101 in a game that featured little defense. The dead-eye shooting head coach saw […]

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Tags: Eric Bledsoe · Markieff Morris · Phoenix Suns Recap · Utah Jazz

Notes: Markieff’s POW honor, Dragic to play Wednesday

November 12th, 2013 · 20 Comments

Yesterday it was announced that Morris took home his first Western Conference Player of the Week award as Indiana Pacers swingman Paul George took home the Eastern Conference honor. Morris is the first Suns player to take home POW honors since Amare Stoudemire in 2008. Morris was surprised to take home the award even though […]

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Tags: Goran Dragic · Markieff Morris · Phoenix Suns

Preview: New Orleans Pelicans (3-3) at Phoenix Suns (4-2)

November 10th, 2013 · 16 Comments

Time: 5 p.m. MST TV: FSA The Phoenix Suns finish off their mini two-game home stand Sunday night against the New Orleans Pelicans — a team they beat 104-98 just five days ago. New Orleans changed its name, its logo, its mascot, its point guard and notable components of its bench, yet its greatest asset […]

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Tags: Channing Frye · Marcus Morris · Markieff Morris · New Orleans Pelicans · Phoenix Suns · Phoenix Suns Preview

Suns at Spurs: This is Markieff Morris we’ve been looking for

November 6th, 2013 · 24 Comments

Ultimately, the Suns are disappointed to come away from their first road trip of the year with only one win. Their defeat in OKC could be chalked up to Russell Westbrook’s unexpected return. They looked very strong and resilient in last night’s win over the Pelicans. And tonight, they executed for 47 minutes before falling […]

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Tags: Markieff Morris · Phoenix Suns · Phoenix Suns Analysis

Phoenix Suns exercise 2014-15 options on Morris twins, Plumlee

October 26th, 2013 · 32 Comments

A day after finishing their offseason trading spree for assets, the Phoenix Suns checked off another item on their offseason to-do list by picking up the 2014-15 team options on the rookie contracts of Markieff Morris, Marcus Morris and Miles Plumlee. As I explained earlier in the week, these were pretty easy decisions for the […]

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Tags: Eric Bledsoe · Marcus Morris · Markieff Morris · Miles Plumlee · Phoenix Suns · Phoenix Suns News

Notes: Kendall Marshall on the Suns’ chopping block

October 25th, 2013 · 7 Comments

It’s official. Kendall Marshall is on the chopping block. Paul Coro reported from Phoenix Suns practice that the second-year point guard is fighting Ish Smith for his job. Hornacek revealed Smith and Marshall are fighting for a backup point guard spot and a roster spot. That'd make Kravtsov and Christmas safe. — Paul Coro (@paulcoro) […]

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Tags: Kendall Marshall · Markieff Morris