Entries Tagged as 'Miami Heat'

Suns learn to slow it down in loss to Heat

February 12th, 2014 · 40 Comments

PHOENIX – Beyond making the playoffs, the Phoenix Suns want to stake their names in the earth as legitimate postseason threats. They’re young but thirsty, and a Tuesday night loss to the reigning champion Miami Heat heading into the All-Star break was a perfect opportunity to look at the realistic chances of success for Phoenix […]

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Miami Heat 103, Phoenix Suns 97– Runaway train

February 11th, 2014 · 17 Comments

PHOENIX – Suns coach Jeff Hornacek called out the obvious. His Phoenix Suns weren’t going to beat the two-time champion Miami Heat for the first time in the Big Three era if his team turned the ball over. But at key points throughout and especially in the final few minutes, Phoenix did just that. Despite […]

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Preview: Miami Heat (35-14) at Phoenix Suns (30-20)

February 11th, 2014 · 5 Comments

Time: 7:00 MDT TV: FSAZ If we have learned anything about the Phoenix Suns this season, it’s that they play with the pedal to the metal every night. They don’t let up. They don’t ever relent. They sometimes run out of gas and sputter, but their feet never come off the pedal, and more often […]

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LeBron James brings the dunk contest to Phoenix

February 10th, 2014 · 8 Comments

PHOENIX — In preparation for a Tuesday night game at U.S. Airways Center, the Miami Heat on Monday took in what appeared to be a loose practice on the Suns’ practice court. Afterward, the conversation wasn’t about practice, but rather a dunking exhibition put on by LeBron James for media members and his teammates. James […]

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Miami Heat 107, Phoenix Suns 92 – LeBron’s big fourth

November 25th, 2013 · 36 Comments

For the first time this season, the Phoenix Suns let a game get away from them. The Miami Heat, led by a 11-point fourth quarter from LeBron James, used its usual second half push on Monday to separate from a pesky Suns team and then held off a solid push-back from Jeff Hornacek’s crew by […]

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Preview: Phoenix Suns (7-6) at Miami Heat (10-3)

November 25th, 2013 · 19 Comments

Time: 5:30 pm MDT TV: FSAZ After winning the first two games of their east coast road trip, the Suns are riding high. Despite Eric Bledsoe missing the last four games, Phoenix has found ways to win. The Suns’ defense is among the league’s best, and Coach Hornacek is getting contributions from every part of […]

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