Entries Tagged as 'Orlando Magic'

Orlando Magic 111, Phoenix Suns 88 — The Nash Effect

March 13th, 2011 · 13 Comments

PHOENIX — If Sunday’s matinee against the Orlando Magic was a glimpse into the future of a Steve Nash-less future, Suns fans better enjoy every healthy minute they have left with Two Time. With an ailing Nash missing the game due to pelvic instability, the Suns’ offense fell apart in the second half of this […]

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Tags: Aaron Brooks · Marcin Gortat · Orlando Magic · Phoenix Suns · Phoenix Suns Recap · Steve Nash

Steve Nash to miss Orlando game with pelvic instability

March 13th, 2011 · 4 Comments

PHOENIX — Phoenix Suns guard Steve Nash will miss this afternoon’s game against Orlando with pelvic instability after gutting out the last few games despite being hampered by the injury. Nash is day by day, as the Suns made the decision that Nash couldn’t go this morning and will go through the same process before […]

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Tags: Aaron Brooks · Hedo Turkoglu · Jared Dudley · Jason Richardson · Orlando Magic · Phoenix Suns · Phoenix Suns News · Steve Nash

Preview: Orlando Magic (41-25) at Phoenix Suns (33-30)

March 13th, 2011 · No Comments

Orlando Magic 111, Phoenix Suns 88 PHOENIX – There’s no shortage of hype and story lines surrounding the Phoenix Suns’ afternoon matchup with the Orlando Magic. Marcin Gortat will finally go toe-to-toe with the man who kept him on the bench in Orlando, Dwight Howard. Jason Richardson returns to the place where he helped lead the […]

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Tags: Channing Frye · Orlando Magic · Phoenix Suns · Phoenix Suns Preview

Earl Clark finding his way in Orlando

March 12th, 2011 · 1 Comment

PHOENIX — When the Phoenix Suns drafted Earl Clark with the 14th overall pick in the 2009 NBA Draft, they knew exactly what they were getting. Then-GM Steve Kerr was well-aware that Clark would be a long-term project, but his massive potential and defensive versatility seemed to be worth the wait. But after 61 underwhelming […]

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Tags: Earl Clark · Orlando Magic · Phoenix Suns

Marcin Gortat ecstatic to face Dwight Howard after stepping out of his prodigious shadow

March 12th, 2011 · 3 Comments

PHOENIX — For three and a half years, Marcin Gortat took blow after vicious blow from a beast of a sparring partner every day in practice. He would go hard for three hours only to have to venture back into The Octagon to battle that same guy in individual workouts after practice, brutal work that he […]

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Tags: Marcin Gortat · Orlando Magic · Phoenix Suns

Phoenix Suns’ present, future brighter after blockbuster

December 18th, 2010 · 19 Comments

Give the Phoenix Suns credit for one thing: they know know when to admit they made a mistake. Today’s trade of Hedo Turkoglu, Jason Richardson and Earl Clark for Vince Carter, Marcin Gortat, Mickael Pietrus, a 2011 first-rounder and cash marks admission that the Turkoglu deal — and really the Clark lottery pick while we’re […]

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Tags: Earl Clark · Future · Hedo Turkoglu · Jason Richardson · Marcin Gortat · Mickael Pietrus · Orlando Magic · Phoenix Suns · Phoenix Suns Analysis · Trades · Vince Carter