Entries Tagged as 'Trades'

Goran Dragic needs help; Suns’ lack of deals an NBA trend

February 25th, 2013 · 11 Comments

PHOENIX – Goran Dragic is by no means a finished product. Though it’s hard to judge him because defenses can easily key on him to stop the Phoenix Suns, there’s room for growth as a floor general and the talent to make the the point guard’s future bright. Under Lindsey Hunter, Dragic’s numbers have improved […]

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Grading the Phoenix Suns’ trade deadline deals

February 22nd, 2013 · 4 Comments

No Josh Smith, no Al Jefferson and nothing too notable. The Phoenix Suns were pretty conservative in their moves before Thursday’s trade deadline, and that’s OK. It’s what most of us hoped for with the new collective bargaining agreement pushing every NBA team away from scary-big contracts. Phoenix acquired Marcus Morris for a second round […]

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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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Golden State Warriors 108, Phoenix Suns 98 – Back to reality

February 20th, 2013 · 9 Comments

The NBA’s best three-point shooting team was desperate after losing six straight. The Phoenix Suns needed to play with flawless spirit to keep the Golden State Warriors’ heads below water. The Suns had spirit alright, and with legs fresher and a renewed attitude for the most part coming after a victory against the Portland Trail […]

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Suns trade rumors: Rockets’ Marcus Morris traded to Phoenix

February 20th, 2013 · 20 Comments

The Phoenix Suns have acquired Houston Rockets forward Marcus Morris, brother of Markieff Morris, in exchange for a second-round draft pick, Yahoo!’s Adrian Wojnarowski reports. The move was part additional to another Rockets trade involving the Sacramento Kings, who sent forward Thomas Robinson to Houston and received Patrick Patterson, Toney Douglas and Cole Aldrich. To […]

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4-on-4: Discussing the Phoenix Suns trade rumors

February 19th, 2013 · 6 Comments

Two days remain before the NBA trade deadline hits, and the Phoenix Suns are one of the most actively talked about teams in the rumor mill. Most recently, the Suns were linked to Atlanta Hawks forward Josh Smith after that talk was shot down three weeks ago. The Valley of the Suns crew goes 4-on-4 […]

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