Entries Tagged as 'Rotation'

Robin Lopez out for road trip, maybe longer

March 27th, 2010 · 4 Comments

Phoenix Suns center Robin Lopez will miss the team’s upcoming road trip with bulging discs in his back, according to The Arizona Republic. A Saturday morning MRI led to the diagnosis on Lopez, whose back has bothered him the last couple games. He will stay back and rehab during the Suns’ upcoming five-game swing, and […]

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Tags: Channing Frye · Phoenix Suns · Phoenix Suns News · Robin Lopez · Rotation

Spurs 103, Suns 98 – Same nightmare script

March 8th, 2009 · No Comments

The same ugly nightmare keeps repeating itself game after game, yet the Suns have yet to find a way to wake up. Four games on this road trip against four good teams. Four games on this road trip in which the Suns had their chances late. Four games on this road trip in which the […]

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Tags: Defense · Phoenix Suns Recap · Rotation · San Antonio Spurs

Rockets 116, Suns 112 – Houston heartbreak

March 7th, 2009 · No Comments

“It is the story of our season. We let another game slip away.” Shaq uttered those words two nights ago in Miami, but he may as well have made a recording to use after Friday night’s 116-112 defeat, the toughest loss to swallow to this point. The Suns’ defense has so struggled to get stops […]

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Tags: Defense · Houston Rockets · Pace · Phoenix Suns Recap · Rotation · Steve Nash · Stromile Swift

Celtics 128, Suns 108 – The fun is over

February 22nd, 2009 · 2 Comments

A whiteboard in the Suns’ locker room on Friday displayed the message “Best 26-5, Worst 22-9,” next to the title of Barack Obama’s book, “The Audacity of Hope.” Judging by the way the Celtics mauled the Suns in their 128-108 victory and considering Sunday started a stretch that includes nine of 11 against winning teams, […]

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Tags: Boston Celtics · Defense · Phoenix Suns Recap · Rebounding · Rotation · Steve Nash

Suns return to Small Ball roots

February 20th, 2009 · No Comments

PHOENIX – Remember that 1997 Suns team that played a lineup of Jason Kidd, Kevin Johnson, Rex Chapman and Wesley Person with a certain rookie by the name of Steve Nash off the bench? Get ready for Small Ball Circa 2009. The Suns will start out that way in the first game since Amare Stoudemire […]

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Tags: Alvin Gentry · Leandro Barbosa · Phoenix Suns News · Rotation

Game Thread: Thunder (13-41) at Suns (30-23)

February 20th, 2009 · No Comments

Suns 140, Thunder 118           The good news is that the one of the worst teams in the NBA heads to US Airways Center as the Suns attempt to start the Alvin Gentry Era 3-0. The bad news, of course, is the Amare Stoudemire Hangover. I expect the Suns to come […]

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Tags: Oklahoma City Thunder · Phoenix Suns Preview · Rotation