Entries Tagged as 'Michael Beasley'

The ‘Michael Beasley Project’ belongs at power forward

December 20th, 2012 · 19 Comments

There is an era of good feeling around the Valley these days, and while that era might be as temporary as the Phoenix Suns’ current four-game win streak, it’s safe to say both have something to do with Alvin Gentry’s recent lineup changes (reinstating Jared Dudley and Luis Scola as starters). The Phoenix Suns have […]

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Los Angeles Clippers 117, Phoenix Suns 99 — Fourth-quarter meltdown

December 8th, 2012 · 18 Comments

The Phoenix Suns played three solid quarters, but still finished with the same result as their previous six games in their 117-99 loss to the Los Angeles Clippers. After never trailing by more than seven during a back-and-forth first three quarters in which the Suns answered every Clippers blow, Los Angeles turned this into a […]

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Preview: Phoenix Suns (7-13) at Los Angeles Clippers (12-6)

December 8th, 2012 · 11 Comments

Los Angeles Clippers 117, Phoenix Suns 99 As Sam Cooke famously sang in 1963, “A Change is Gonna Come.” Those five words are rather fitting for the Phoenix Suns as they take to the road Saturday afternoon to face arguably the most complete team in the Pacific Division, the Los Angeles Clippers. Before Thursday night’s […]

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Beasley’s struggles highlight importance of ball movement

December 7th, 2012 · 18 Comments

PHOENIX — The third quarter of the Suns’ loss to the Dallas Mavericks Thursday could arguably have been one of the more abysmal stretches for the Phoenix offense this season. The 1-for-14 shooting to begin the third was the tipping point to what could be the second change to the starting lineup of the year. […]

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Philadelphia 76ers 104, Phoenix Suns 101 — Holiday’s weekend

November 25th, 2012 · 38 Comments

The Phoenix Suns signed Michael Beasley hoping he would develop into their go-to scorer, the guy they throw the ball to over and over again down the stretch when they need important buckets. For the first time all season, that hope came to fruition on Sunday evening in Philly as Beasley scored eight of Phoenix’s […]

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Phoenix Suns 117, Charlotte Bobcats 110 — A win is a win

November 7th, 2012 · 14 Comments

It wasn’t pretty down the stretch, but the Phoenix Suns held on by the score of 117-110 to earn a much-needed win against the Charlotte Bobcats and salvage what had been a disastrous Southeast road trip. Marcin Gortat and Michael Beasley both flirted with triple-doubles, and Shannon Brown hit all six of his three-point attempts in […]

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Tags: Charlotte Bobcats · Marcin Gortat · Michael Beasley · Phoenix Suns · Phoenix Suns Recap