University of California San Diego stands apart from most other public universities. A typical state school forces its students to find their way in a sea of 20,000-40,000 people just like them. UCSD, on the other hand, breaks its student body up into six smaller colleges. Each college offers a unique educational experience, and each [...]
Entries Tagged as 'Training Camp'
October 6th, 2012 · 4 Comments
December 19th, 2011 · 6 Comments
PHOENIX — The Phoenix Suns trimmed their roster on Monday by cutting guard Dwight Buycks and forward Jeremy Hazell from the squad and leaving forward Marcus Landry as the only remaining camp invitee.
Landry will travel to the first preseason game at Denver on Tuesday, according to a Paul Coro tweet, and though the Suns could [...]
December 15th, 2011 · 5 Comments
PHOENIX — The Suns brought US Airways Center to Grand Canyon University Arena Wednesday during the squad’s annual intrasquad scrimmage that broke up the monotony of training camp drills.
GCU looked and sounded like a typical Suns game with their game operations staff and cheerleaders entertaining the crowd in what is an extra exhibition game for [...]
December 11th, 2011 · 5 Comments
PHOENIX -– During a typical offseason Phoenix Suns players trickle back to town by Labor Day and scrimmage for as many as six weeks before training camp begins, bonding time that has catapulted the Suns to surprisingly successful seasons in years past.
By the time October rolls around they have their legs back as well as [...]
October 3rd, 2010 · 6 Comments
PHOENIX — There’s no hiding that there are a ton of questions surrounding the 2010-11 Phoenix Suns, but depth is not one of them.
Head coach Alvin Gentry has 12 players that could play on any given night, which every NBA coach yearns for.
But now comes the tough part for Gentry: figuring out who to play [...]
October 3rd, 2010 · 3 Comments
In Saturday’s story on Josh Childress, I focused on his rebounding prowess and versatile nature on defense.
In Saturday’s training camp scrimmage, he showed that we should be talking about his offensive game as well.
Childress scored a game-high 28 points on 11-for-13 shooting in the scrimmage to lead a team with Steve Nash, Hedo Turkoglu, Jason [...]