Entries Tagged as 'Robin Lopez'

Phoenix Suns set to acquire Wesley Johnson, pick for Robin Lopez, Hakim Warrick?

July 24th, 2012 · 100 Comments

Per Yahoo! Sports’ Adrian Wojnarowski: Hornets, Suns, Wolves are nearing agreement on a 3-way deal that would send Robin Lopez to the Hornets in a sign-and-trade, sources tell Y! — Adrian Wojnarowski (@WojYahooNBA) July 24, 2012 Along with Lopez, Suns would send Hakim Warrick to Hornets. Minny would send Wesley Johnson and a 1st round […]

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Tags: Hakim Warrick · Minnesota Timberwolves · New Orleans Hornets · Phoenix Suns · Phoenix Suns Analysis · Robin Lopez · Trades

Robin Lopez and Suns struggle to reach deal; Beasley too confident?

July 24th, 2012 · 114 Comments

The Phoenix Suns made it clear early this offseason that they’d make the re-signing of Robin Lopez some level of a priority, but Yahoo!’s Adrian Wojnarowski is reporting that the team and its backup center are struggling to reach a deal. Wojnarowski tweeted on Tuesday that the Suns and their restricted free agent are far apart […]

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Tags: Michael Beasley · Phoenix Suns · Phoenix Suns News · Robin Lopez

Robin Lopez, Aaron Brooks receive qualifying offers from Suns

June 28th, 2012 · 4 Comments

Phoenix has officially thrown qualifying offers to reserve center Robin Lopez and point guard Aaron Brooks, effectively making the duo restricted free agents, the Suns announced Thursday. The team had until June 30 to make the offers and keep their right of first refusal, giving Phoenix the ability to match any contract offers when the free […]

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Tags: Aaron Brooks · Free Agency · Phoenix Suns · Phoenix Suns News · Robin Lopez

Robin Lopez a priority for the Suns, but what will they spend to keep him?

May 25th, 2012 · 27 Comments

PHOENIX — Robin Lopez followed up his disaster 2010-11 season in which he averaged 6.4 points and 3.2 boards with a 2011-12 campaign in which he produced 5.4 and 3.3. He played only 14 minutes a game, didn’t start a single contest, shot a career-low 46.1 percent the field and corralled 13.2 percent of the […]

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Phoenix Suns notes: Historically healthy (until now), Gentry on Lopez foul and Nash MVP case

April 22nd, 2012 · 11 Comments

PHOENIX — Suns head athletic trainer Aaron Nelson would be the first to tell you that luck has played a role in the Phoenix Suns’ unprecedentedly healthy 2011-12 season. As he said in my recent feature on the innovative methods the Suns’ training staff utilizes, the Suns do all they can to eliminate preventable injuries […]

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Tags: Alvin Gentry · Phoenix Suns · Phoenix Suns Analysis · Robin Lopez · Steve Nash

Phoenix Suns quiet on trade deadline day

March 15th, 2012 · 17 Comments

As expected, the trade deadline came and went without any any deals consummated by the Phoenix Suns following a surprisingly quiet trade season in the Valley. Although the Suns have shouted to anybody who would listen that they would only consider trading Steve Nash if he asked to be moved first, I always felt there […]

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Tags: Phoenix Suns · Phoenix Suns Analysis · Robin Lopez · Steve Nash