Entries Tagged as 'Memphis Grizzlies'

Suns gain league-wide respect

April 15th, 2014 · 5 Comments

PHOENIX — Part of the growing up process for the Phoenix Suns was winning over fans after three lottery-bound seasons prior, the last of which was a historically bad year. Another part was learning something about themselves. “That we can play with anybody,” point guard Goran Dragic said without hesitation when asked what he learned […]

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Memphis Grizzlies 97, Phoenix Suns 91 — Solar eclipse

April 14th, 2014 · 47 Comments

PHOENIX – Jeff Hornacek answered his pregame questions as if the Suns would become one of the best teams in NBA history without a postseason berth. Contextually, he was answering a specific question, but the admission of his team not being in control of its own destiny made one thing clear. It already stung. “If […]

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Preview: Memphis Grizzlies (48-32) at Phoenix Suns (47-33)

April 14th, 2014 · 45 Comments

Time: 7 p.m. MST TV: FSA A chance. Six months ago talks of a playoff berth would have seemed foolish, far-fetched and nothing short of whimsical. But since the night of Oct. 30, the Phoenix Suns — through remarkable team chemistry, a hint of youth and admirable naivety, a budding backcourt and remarkable work by both the […]

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NBA standings: How the Suns can make the playoffs

April 12th, 2014 · 14 Comments

Prepare to root for Mike D’Antoni and Steve Nash one more time. And for likely the first time, Phoenix Suns fans might find themselves rooting for the Los Angeles Lakers. With Phoenix’s 101-98 loss to the Dallas Mavericks on Saturday, the Suns find themselves in a precarious position. They’re relying on haterade connoisseur Swaggy P. […]

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NBA Standings: A look at the Suns’ playoff chase

April 9th, 2014 · 17 Comments

PHOENIX — It’s pretty simple for the Phoenix Suns. Win, and go to the playoffs. Somehow, that’s made Jeff Hornacek’s team find itself playing the best basketball of the year. During Phoenix’s 122-115 win against Oklahoma City on Sunday, Goran Dragic got his during a 19-point second quarter. Eric Bledsoe added 30 points total and […]

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Handicapping the Suns’ playoff chances

February 17th, 2014 · 16 Comments

I’m hereby retiring the following words for the rest of the NBA regular season: Surprising Unexpected Miraculous We’ve spent 51 games talking about how blown away we are by the Phoenix Suns this season. At this point, the Suns are actually just a good team. We can cut out the superfluous adjectives. With 31 games […]

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