Entries Tagged as 'Robert Sarver'

Amare Stoudemire deal went awry, but nobody to blame

July 3rd, 2010 · 48 Comments

It feels kind of weird to think that Amare Stoudemire will not be returning to the Phoenix Suns. Since the first months of this site’s history and seemingly continuing throughout my run at the helm of this Phoenix Suns blog, Amare Stoudemire rumors have been front and center of every discussion. Hell, I even bought […]

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Tags: Amare Stoudemire · Free Agency · Future · Phoenix Suns · Phoenix Suns Analysis · Robert Sarver

Amare Stoudemire rumors roundtable: Part 2

June 30th, 2010 · 5 Comments

Michael Schwartz, Mike Schmitz and Tyler Lockman are back at you for Part 2 of our Amare Stoudemire rumors roundtable. After discussing Amare’s value and his replacement options in Part 1, we tackle Channing Frye and make predictions for what the Suns will do this summer in Part 2. Tyler Lockman: So, it seems though […]

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Tags: Alvin Gentry · Amare Stoudemire · Channing Frye · Phoenix Suns · Phoenix Suns Analysis · Phoenix Suns Rumors · Robert Sarver

Amare Stoudemire update: Phoenix Suns will make a final push to re-negotiate STAT’s contract on Tuesday

June 28th, 2010 · 15 Comments

The Phoenix Suns will make their final push to keep Amare Stoudemire in purple and orange Tuesday when head coach Alvin Gentry and owner Robert Sarver meet with STAT in Los Angeles to discuss his contract situation, according to Yahoo! Sports. Amare can opt out of the $17.7 million he is owed in 2010-11 as […]

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Tags: Alvin Gentry · Amare Stoudemire · Free Agency · Phoenix Suns · Phoenix Suns News · Robert Sarver

Draft day a success, now the real work begins

June 25th, 2010 · 1 Comment

By the end of draft day last year, the Suns’ offseason plan was in full bloom. They had dumped Shaq, picked Earl Clark in the lottery, saw their best chance to trade Amare fall apart and knew they would need one more big and a re-signed Grant Hill to be competitive. At the conclusion of […]

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Tags: Alvin Gentry · David Griffin · Draft · Free Agency · Future · Phoenix Suns · Robert Sarver · Steve Kerr

Suns granted permission to talk to Dennis Lindsey

June 22nd, 2010 · 3 Comments

It is looking more and more like San Antonio Spurs assistant general manager Dennis Lindsey is the Phoenix Suns’ lead candidate for their GM vacancy. ESPN reported Tuesday that the Suns have been given permission to speak to Lindsey after Thursday’s draft about the possibility of succeeding Steve Kerr as GM. Lindsey, who has been […]

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Tags: Phoenix Suns · Phoenix Suns News · Robert Sarver · Steve Kerr

Alvin Gentry should feel disrespected by his lack of a new contract

June 20th, 2010 · 15 Comments

It was one thing to ask Steve Kerr to take a pay cut, but for Phoenix Suns owner Robert Sarver to pick up Alvin Gentry’s 2011-12 team option is a slap in the face to the man who orchestrated the chemistry-laden team that was two wins short of the NBA Finals. The 2009-10 Suns started […]

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Tags: Alvin Gentry · Phoenix Suns · Phoenix Suns Analysis · Robert Sarver