Entries Tagged as 'Phoenix Suns News'

Goran Dragic wins the 2014 NBA Most Improved Player award

April 23rd, 2014 · 38 Comments

A day after Jeff Hornacek came in second place to Gregg Popovich in the Coach of the Year voting, Goran Dragic ended the trail of Phoenix Suns snubs — fairly or unfairly labeled — during the 2013-14 season. The NBA named the Suns point guard as the 2014 winner of the Most Improved Player award. […]

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NBA Coach of the Year 2014: Jeff Hornacek is the runner-up

April 22nd, 2014 · 4 Comments

Jeff Hornacek’s success as a rookie coach had a lot to do with the roster provided to him by general manager Ryan McDonough. That relationship and shared vision between the two is first and foremost the reason for the Phoenix Suns’ turnaround in 2013-14. It directly led to Hornacek integrating Channing Frye with a young […]

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NBA free agency: Eric Bledsoe’s lips are sealed

April 17th, 2014 · 23 Comments

PHOENIX — As the Suns trickled out of the U.S. Airways Center on Thursday with bags full of whatever was left in their lockers, the same themes popped up. Jeff Hornacek should be coach of the year. The season was a success in one way and disappointing in another. Individually, nearly every player on Phoenix’s […]

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Memphis Grizzlies 97, Phoenix Suns 91 — Solar eclipse

April 14th, 2014 · 47 Comments

PHOENIX – Jeff Hornacek answered his pregame questions as if the Suns would become one of the best teams in NBA history without a postseason berth. Contextually, he was answering a specific question, but the admission of his team not being in control of its own destiny made one thing clear. It already stung. “If […]

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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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Miles Plumlee out with knee sprain, Alex Len starts

March 4th, 2014 · 7 Comments

PHOENIX — And this is why the Phoenix Suns made the Shavlik Randolph pick-up. Miles Plumlee will miss a game against the Los Angeles Clippers on Tuesday with a sprained knee, and rookie center Alex Len will start in his place, against the NBA’s best rebounder, DeAndre Jordan, no less. It’s unclear whether Plumlee was […]

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