Entries Tagged as 'P.J. Tucker'

NBA free agency: Suns must address Eric Bledsoe, P.J. Tucker

April 21st, 2014 · 51 Comments

PHOENIX — Even heading into the summer of 2012, Suns president of basketball ops Lon Babby thought Phoenix was a prime free agent landing spot. Then, there was little to sell. Now, the Suns can sell themselves, regardless of the intangibles. “Great history, great infrastructure, great weather – never to be underestimated in the free […]

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Tags: Eric Bledsoe · Free Agency · P.J. Tucker · Phoenix Suns

Dragic and Tucker lead, but youth defines Suns’ character

April 7th, 2014 · 32 Comments

PHOENIX — It’s clear Goran Dragic and P.J. Tucker, holdovers from a failed regime, are two reasons the Phoenix Suns cling to the final Western Conference playoff spot with five games left on their schedule. Dragic scored 19 second-quarter points to finish with a team-high 26 in a 122-115 win against the Oklahoma City Thunder […]

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Tags: Goran Dragic · Oklahoma City Thunder · P.J. Tucker · Phoenix Suns Analysis

Phoenix Suns 121, Toronto Raptors 113 – Good morning, Victory

March 16th, 2014 · 23 Comments

The wake up call came a bit earlier than usual for the Phoenix Suns, but it didn’t seem to phase them at all. The Suns rolled out of bed and into a shootout with the Toronto Raptors, grabbing the 121-113 win in exciting fashion. There are a great deal of positives to discuss from this […]

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Tags: Gerald Green · P.J. Tucker · Phoenix Suns · Phoenix Suns Recap · Toronto Raptors

Suns forward P.J. Tucker suspended one-game for altercation with Blake Griffin

March 11th, 2014 · 18 Comments

When the Phoenix Suns welcome the Cleveland Cavaliers to town Wednesday evening, they’ll do so a bit short-handed. While guard Eric Bledsoe will return to the hardwood after a 33-game hiatus, the Suns will be without the services of starting small forward P.J. Tucker. The third-year pro out of Texas was involved in a scuffle […]

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Tags: P.J. Tucker · Phoenix Suns · Phoenix Suns News

P.J. Tucker ejected for tussle with Blake Griffin

March 10th, 2014 · 15 Comments

P.J. Tucker earned a personal, technical and ejection Monday in the Phoenix Suns’ 112-105 loss to the Los Angeles Clippers. In the second half, Griffin went after an offensive rebound and took down Tucker to earn a forearm shove below the head. Excuse the homer-ish analysis, but unless the pixels lie, Griffin’s head jerking back […]

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Tags: Los Angeles Clippers · P.J. Tucker

Randolph and Tucker reunite to relive their high school glory days

March 5th, 2014 · 13 Comments

PHOENIX — Suns forwards Shavlik Randolph and P.J. Tucker are in the spotlight of playing with each other in basketball arenas packed with thousands of people, a very reminiscent scene to their high school days. Yes, spotlight, packed basketball arenas and high school go together in the case of the two current teammates. Randolph and […]

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Tags: P.J. Tucker · Shavlik Randolph