Entries Tagged as 'Phoenix Suns'

Phoenix Suns 94, New Orleans Pelicans 88 – Avoiding the trap

April 9th, 2014 · 30 Comments

It was not pretty. It was not very entertaining. But the Suns’ 94-88 win over the New Orleans Pelicans was still a win. And that is all that matters at this point in the season. We’ll start with the bad. The Suns gave up 44 points in the paint to a Pelicans team that was […]

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NBA Standings: A look at the Suns’ playoff chase

April 9th, 2014 · 17 Comments

PHOENIX — It’s pretty simple for the Phoenix Suns. Win, and go to the playoffs. Somehow, that’s made Jeff Hornacek’s team find itself playing the best basketball of the year. During Phoenix’s 122-115 win against Oklahoma City on Sunday, Goran Dragic got his during a 19-point second quarter. Eric Bledsoe added 30 points total and […]

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Phoenix Suns 109, Porland Trail Blazers 93 — Green Week

April 4th, 2014 · 27 Comments

Jeff Hornacek must have gotten the message across. Two losses to the Los Angeles teams in a row made the Phoenix Suns able to see the end of their season on the horizon, but at first against the Portland Trail Blazers on Friday, it wasn’t clear whether they’d be able to harness the urgency in […]

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Preview: Los Angeles Clippers (53-22) vs. Phoenix Suns (44-30)

April 2nd, 2014 · 42 Comments

Time: 7 p.m. MST TV: FSA A review of the Sunday night loss to the Los Angeles Lakers saw the Suns look almost perturbed in running back to match up against a fast-paced team, and even in the halfcourt, Phoenix seemed bothered if they needed to help their teammates from the weakside and annoyed when […]

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Preview: Phoenix Suns (44-29) at Los Angeles Lakers (24-48)

March 30th, 2014 · 47 Comments

Time: 6:30 pm MST TV: FSAZ The Phoenix Suns head to the Staples Center tonight, enjoying the final bit of calm before the storm that is their April close to the season. The Suns have one more winnable game, and then eight games of storm that will decide their playoff fate. As of this morning, […]

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Health and playing time has given Amare Stoudemire a recent resurgence

March 29th, 2014 · 23 Comments

PHOENIX — New York Knicks forward Amare Stoudemire returned home to US Airways Center on Friday night to play in front of his old fans for just the second time since he bolted Phoenix for the Big Apple after the 2010 NBA playoffs. Stoudemire’s only other appearance in Arizona came on January 7, 2011, when […]

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Tags: Amare Stoudemire · Goran Dragic · New York Knicks · Phoenix Suns