Entries Tagged as 'Phoenix Suns Analysis'

Handicapping the Suns’ playoff chances

February 17th, 2014 · 16 Comments

I’m hereby retiring the following words for the rest of the NBA regular season: Surprising Unexpected Miraculous We’ve spent 51 games talking about how blown away we are by the Phoenix Suns this season. At this point, the Suns are actually just a good team. We can cut out the superfluous adjectives. With 31 games […]

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Tags: Dallas Mavericks · Golden State Warriors · Memphis Grizzlies · Phoenix Suns · Phoenix Suns Analysis · Playoffs

VotS Live: Suns busy as trade deadline approaches

February 16th, 2014 · 40 Comments

Join Ryan Weisert, Dave Dulberg and Kevin Zimmerman of Valley of the Suns as they discuss the Phoenix Suns’ success and what they’re looking at as the trade deadline nears.

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Tags: Phoenix Suns · Phoenix Suns Analysis · Video Blog

Phoenix Suns All-Star Break Grades: Part I

February 16th, 2014 · 7 Comments

This is the first of a two-part series that will run over the next couple of days, in which each player on the Phoenix Suns’ active roster will be assigned a grade for his respective performance leading up to the All-Star break. Disclaimer: The grade might be a reflection of a lenient professor more so […]

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Tags: Channing Frye · Eric Bledsoe · Gerald Green · Goran Dragic · Markieff Morris · Miles Plumlee · Phoenix Suns · Phoenix Suns Analysis

5 good things for a Suns-centric NBA All-Star weekend

February 14th, 2014 · 10 Comments

The Phoenix Suns eventually earned some All-Star weekend representation from the NBA, which by the skin of its teeth got away with snubbing one of the league’s most refreshing surprises this year. OK, so it’s tough for Goran Dragic to make the main event, even with some Western Conference guards injuring themselves. The Suns win […]

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Tags: All-Star Weekend · Goran Dragic · Miles Plumlee · Phoenix Suns · Phoenix Suns Analysis

Suns learn to slow it down in loss to Heat

February 12th, 2014 · 40 Comments

PHOENIX – Beyond making the playoffs, the Phoenix Suns want to stake their names in the earth as legitimate postseason threats. They’re young but thirsty, and a Tuesday night loss to the reigning champion Miami Heat heading into the All-Star break was a perfect opportunity to look at the realistic chances of success for Phoenix […]

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Tags: Miami Heat · Phoenix Suns Analysis

Archie Goodwin has another successful D-League stint

February 11th, 2014 · 6 Comments

PHOENIX — As a scorer first, second and third, Suns rookie Archie Goodwin needed a run with the Bakersfield Jam to build up his confidence, and through five D-League games is averaging 26.4 points on 49.4 percent shooting. Goodwin returned to Phoenix for a Tuesday night showdown against the Miami Heat, and he said it […]

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Tags: Archie Goodwin · Phoenix Suns Analysis