Entries Tagged as 'Orlando Magic'

Babby: Deal made for defense

December 18th, 2010 · No Comments

PHOENIX — The Phoenix Suns’ front office knew it was time to make a splash. The suits gave their patchwork assembled team a quarter of a season to prove they were a unit that could compete. Saturday’s trade was an indication of a step in a new direction. “We came here with the idea that we were […]

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

Grading the Phoenix Suns – Orlando Magic trade

December 18th, 2010 · 11 Comments

At first glance, I thought the Phoenix Suns were the clear loser of the blockbuster trade they swung with the Orlando Magic Saturday afternoon. (In cased you’re late to the party, the Suns swapped Jason Richardson, Hedo Turkoglu and Earl Clark for Vince Carter, Marcin Gortat, Mickael Pietrus, a 2011 first-round draft pick and cash […]

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Tags: Orlando Magic · Phoenix Suns · Phoenix Suns Analysis · Trades

Phoenix Suns trade Richardson, Turkoglu, Clark to Orlando Magic for Vince Carter, Gortat, Pietrus

December 18th, 2010 · 43 Comments

In a move that seemed to come out of nowhere, the Phoenix Suns on Saturday traded Jason Richardson, Hedo Turkoglu and Earl Clark to the Orlando Magic in exchange for Vince Carter, Marcin Gortat, Mickael Pietrus, a 2011 1st round draft pick and about $3 million, according to a Suns release. ESPN’s Chris Broussard, as […]

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

Orlando Magic 105, Phoenix Suns 89 — Embarrassment

November 18th, 2010 · 12 Comments

Playing their fifth game in seven days, without Steve Nash, against one of the NBA’s biggest teams, one night after being blown out in Miami, the Phoenix Suns were never expected to blow past the Magic Thursday night in Orlando. But even the Nash-less Suns have enough talent to at least put up a fight […]

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Tags: Orlando Magic · Phoenix Suns · Phoenix Suns Recap

Preview: Phoenix Suns (6-5) at Orlando Magic (7-3)

November 18th, 2010 · 4 Comments

Magic 105, Suns 89 If a “soft” Chris Bosh exposed the Phoenix Suns for 35 points on 12-for-17 shooting, imagine what “Superman” Dwight Howard will do to Phoenix’s pushover front line. One night after being blown out of South Beach by the Heat, the center-less Suns take on Howard and the Orlando Magic in what […]

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Tags: Orlando Magic · Phoenix Suns · Phoenix Suns Preview

Phoenix Suns cufflinks contest: Tiebreaker round

November 18th, 2010 · 1 Comment

It all comes down to this. We received 90 entries to our Phoenix Suns cufflinks contest, but thanks to the Suns’ porous three-point shooting outing Wednesday in Miami, only Eddie Kurtz and Ilan Shamos accurately prognosticated that the Suns would drill five super shots.  Eddie correctly added: “Although I hope that’s wrong. They won’t win […]

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Tags: Giveaways · Orlando Magic · Phoenix Suns · Rebounding