Entries Tagged as 'Sacramento Kings'

Jared Dudley continues to showcase his evolution as Suns top Kings with regular rotation

October 23rd, 2012 · 7 Comments

PHOENIX — Although the bench logged more minutes than might be expected, Phoenix Suns head coach Alvin Gentry treated Monday’s exhibition game against the Sacramento Kings as an opportunity to test out the rotation he plans to trot out when the games count. Thereby we learned that Kendall Marshall — who did not play by […]

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Tags: Jared Dudley · Marcin Gortat · Phoenix Suns · Phoenix Suns Recap · Sacramento Kings

New era of Suns basketball begins with loss in Sacramento

October 10th, 2012 · 60 Comments

After one of the more eventful summers in franchise history, the Phoenix Suns finally got back to the business of basketball Wednesday night against the Kings. For the first 12 minutes, it appeared the so-called “squad in transition” was at ease without its former two-time MVP point guard. Over the final 36 minutes, however, the […]

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Phoenix Suns 109, Sacramento Kings 100 — Surviving DeMarcus Cousins

April 3rd, 2012 · 7 Comments

The Sacramento Kings might be as dangerous as a 19-win ball club can be. And when DeMarcus Cousins started drop-stepping and spinning off the helpless Marcin Gortat and Robin Lopez, it looked like a 17-point, first half Phoenix lead might eventually turn into a Kings victory. But the Kings might only be sitting at 19 […]

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Preview: Phoenix Suns (26-26) at Sacramento Kings (19-34)

April 3rd, 2012 · No Comments

Phoenix Suns 109, Sacramento Kings 100 PHOENIX — Fourteen games remain on the Phoenix Suns’ schedule, plenty of time for a team on the verge of surpassing preseason expectations to slip into the playoff race. Yet, this upcoming three-game stretch that starts out against the Sacramento Kings on the road tonight is still a win-or-die […]

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Phoenix Suns 96, Sacramento Kings 88 — Getting on a roll

March 5th, 2012 · 27 Comments

PHOENIX — The Phoenix Suns have discovered a winning formula to open the second half of the season: fall behind by double digits early but hold the opposition below 40 percent shooting and win the rebounding battle to prevail in the end. For the third straight game the Suns did just that in their 96-88 […]

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Tags: Defense · Phoenix Suns · Phoenix Suns Recap · Rebounding · Sacramento Kings

Preview: Sacramento Kings (12-24) at Phoenix Suns (16-20)

March 4th, 2012 · 7 Comments

Phoenix Suns 96, Sacramento Kings 88 PHOENIX — The Phoenix Suns are running out of chances to make a run to save their season. There have been too many losses like the Golden State defeat before the All-Star break — a game that prevented a five-game winning streak after Phoenix’s last few victories — right […]

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