Entries Tagged as 'Sebastian Telfair'

Sebastian Telfair traded to Raptors for Hamed Haddadi

February 21st, 2013 · 38 Comments

Phoenix Suns point guard Sebastian Telfair will reportedly be shipped to the Toronto Raptors in exchange for Iranian big man Hamed Haddadi and, more importantly, a second-round pick, according to ESPN’s Chris Broussard and CBS Sports’ Ken Berger. The second-round pick is reportedly protected. Update (5:45 p.m. MST): The trade is official and is the […]

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Tags: Sebastian Telfair · Trades

To trade or not to trade: Sebastian Telfair

February 16th, 2013 · 8 Comments

On this All-Star Saturday, the VotS crew debates Sebastian Telfair. In case you missed them, here are the links to our Jared Dudley and Marcin Gortat debates from earlier this week. As you can imagine, the discussion surrounding Bassy is really a referendum on Kendall Marshall’s long-term future in Phoenix. After a year and a […]

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Tags: Phoenix Suns · Phoenix Suns Analysis · Sebastian Telfair · Trades · Videos

Phoenix Suns start Shannon Brown, Markieff Morris over Jared Dudley, Luis Scola

November 21st, 2012 · 7 Comments

PHOENIX — Alvin Gentry has reams of lineup data covering his desk, so he’s surely aware that the Suns’ old starting lineup was being outscored by about 40 points per 100 possessions over the course of the last six games. The Suns’ coaching staff has met for a few hours a day the last several […]

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Tags: Jared Dudley · Luis Scola · Markieff Morris · Phoenix Suns · Phoenix Suns News · Sebastian Telfair

Chicago Bulls 112, Phoenix Suns 106 OT — Valiant comeback thwarted

November 15th, 2012 · 12 Comments

PHOENIX — The Phoenix Suns would be a pretty good team if they could convince themselves they trailed by double digits before the opening tip. Instead despite a valiant effort in digging themselves out of an 18-point second-half deficit, their eighth double-digit deficit in nine games, the Suns ran out of gas in overtime of […]

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Tags: Chicago Bulls · Luis Scola · P.J. Tucker · Phoenix Suns · Phoenix Suns Recap · Sebastian Telfair

Fool’s good: Suns’ bench still seeking to be greater than sum of its parts

November 13th, 2012 · 4 Comments

PHOENIX — Shannon Brown’s six fourth quarter three-pointers pace the Suns to a win in Charlotte. Sebastian Telfair’s 10 second quarter points against the Cavaliers help right the ship for Phoenix during the team’s largest home comeback in franchise history. Markieff Morris’ complete effort gives the Suns a much-needed win over the Nuggets. These have […]

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Tags: Alvin Gentry · Bench · P.J. Tucker · Phoenix Suns · Phoenix Suns Analysis · Sebastian Telfair · Shannon Brown

Kendall Marshall, Sebastian Telfair set for ‘war’ for the backup PG job

October 4th, 2012 · 9 Comments

PHOENIX — Sebastian Telfair may be staring at an inevitable third-string point guard role, but the brash point guard from New York has hardly lost an ounce of his famed confidence nonetheless. When asked about a potential battle for the backup point guard spot with Kendall Marshall this season, Telfair did not miss a beat […]

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Tags: Kendall Marshall · Phoenix Suns · Sebastian Telfair