Entries Tagged as 'Steve Nash'

Throwback Thursday: Nash’s shot propels Suns to first WCF appearance in 12 years

January 16th, 2014 · 3 Comments

Date: May 20, 2005 Place: American Airlines Center, Dallas, Texas Set-up: In the 2005 Western Conference Semifinals, the Phoenix Suns and Dallas Mavericks became just the fourth pair of teams to ever score more than 100 points in every game of a six or seven-game series. Luckily for Phoenix, its MVP point guard, Steve Nash, […]

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Tags: Dallas Mavericks · Mike D'Antoni · Phoenix Suns · Playoffs · Steve Nash

Throwback Thursday: Goran Dragic’s big 4th quarter

December 19th, 2013 · 5 Comments

On social media sites, Thursdays have turned into Throwback Thursdays. People post old pictures on their Instagram, Twitter or Facebook accounts every Thursday to showcase a special moment from earlier in time. ValleyoftheSuns has decided to join the craze to bring Suns fans some of the most memorable moments (good or bad) in the team’s […]

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Tags: Alvin Gentry · Amare Stoudemire · Goran Dragic · Phoenix Suns · Playoffs · Portland Trail Blazers · San Antonio Spurs · Steve Nash

Phoenix Suns 92, Los Angeles Lakers 86 — Steve Nash’s return

January 31st, 2013 · 47 Comments

PHOENIX – The terrain on Planet Orange isn’t what it was when the Suns traded Steve Nash to the Los Angeles Lakers back in July. The man Suns president of basketball ops Lon Babby called “the sun, moon and stars” of the franchise had more light than all three combined shining on him when he […]

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Tags: Phoenix Suns Recap · Steve Nash

Preview: Los Angeles Lakers (20-25) at Phoenix Suns (15-30)

January 30th, 2013 · 34 Comments

Time: 8:30 p.m. MST TV: ESPN With two losses following two wins, the Lindsey Hunter honeymoon phase is over. That’s unfortunate, because the Suns would love to pretend they’ve moved on without Steve Nash when he enters the US Airways Center tonight sporting a different shade of purple. Instead, Phoenix is back to losing. Not […]

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Tags: Goran Dragic · Los Angeles Lakers · Marcin Gortat · Michael Beasley · Steve Nash

Goran Dragic up against long line of elite Suns point guards

January 16th, 2013 · 72 Comments

Point guard Goran Dragic leads the Suns in scoring with 14.1 points per game. He’s tops on the team in assists (6.1apg), steals (1.5spg) and Player Efficiency Rating (17.4). He may be the only member of the Suns deserving of the word “consistent” this season. He also might be the worst point guard Phoenix has […]

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Tags: Goran Dragic · Kevin Johnson · Phoenix Suns · Steve Nash

Phoenix Suns should take a shot at Greg Oden

January 11th, 2013 · 20 Comments

The Phoenix Suns boast the best medical staff in the league and are in desperate need of impact players. Greg Oden was once such a blue chip prospect that he was selected over Kevin Durant, and he is in desperate need of a medical staff that can keep him upright. TrueHoop’s Henry Abbott called him […]

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Tags: Phoenix Suns · Phoenix Suns Analysis · Steve Nash