Entries Tagged as 'New Jersey Nets'

New Jersey Nets 110, Phoenix Suns 103 — Missing star power

January 14th, 2012 · 41 Comments

PHOENIX — Suns fans received their first peak of what life without Steve Nash and Grant Hill might look like Friday night. Perhaps New Jersey’s 110-103 victory over the Suns exhibits why Lon Babby isn’t so eager to close the curtain on this illustrious era of Suns basketball. But the problem wasn’t offense, even without […]

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Preview: New Jersey Nets (2-9) at Phoenix Suns (4-6)

January 13th, 2012 · 19 Comments

New Jersey Nets 110, Phoenix Suns 103 PHOENIX — Alvin Gentry will keep saying it, but it’ll mean nothing if nobody’s listening. “I’ll keep harping this season, NBA basketball is the toughest place to win on the road,” the Suns’ head coach said after dropping a home game to the Cleveland Cavaliers. “If you go […]

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Phoenix Suns 104, New Jersey Nets 103 — Groundhog’s Day

February 28th, 2011 · 10 Comments

If it seems like just yesterday that the Phoenix Suns blew a late lead in the fourth quarter, committed a bonehead foul to allow the opposition to tie and then celebrated a Channing Frye game-winning jumper, well, that’s because it was just yesterday. Although this game featured a bit more drama, the Suns followed practically […]

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Tags: Channing Frye · Grant Hill · New Jersey Nets · Phoenix Suns · Phoenix Suns Recap · Steve Nash

Preview: Phoenix Suns (30-27) at New Jersey Nets (17-42)

February 28th, 2011 · 9 Comments

Phoenix Suns 104, New Jersey Nets 103 OT The last time the Suns met the Nets, Phoenix overcame a 15-point fourth quarter deficit to defeat New Jersey in overtime 118-109. Steve Nash willed his team to victory posting 23 points (10 of which came in overtime) and 16 assists. At the time, the win gave […]

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Phoenix Suns 118, New Jersey Nets 109 — Respirator revival

January 12th, 2011 · 48 Comments

PHOENIX — Just as fans began to exit the building, assuming another embarrassing loss, the Phoenix Suns went off on an epic fourth quarter run to overcome a 15-point deficit and defeat the New Jersey Nets, 118-109 in overtime. Phoenix appeared to be dead midway through the fourth quarter until finally the team caught a […]

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Preview: New Jersey Nets (10-27) at Phoenix Suns (15-21)

January 12th, 2011 · 6 Comments

Phoenix Suns 118, New Jersey Nets 109 OT Wednesday night’s game could be a telling one, which seems strange because it’s against the lowly New Jersey Nets. Some might call the Phoenix Suns “lowly” as of late, as they have lost eight of their last 10 games, including some to the NBA’s worst squads. But […]

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