Entries Tagged as 'Vince Carter'

All quiet on the Phoenix Suns trade front

February 20th, 2011 · 10 Comments

Last year at this time Amare Stoudemire was engulfed in All-Star Weekend trade rumors. This year all is quiet on the Phoenix Suns front, with nary a player even involved in the weekend and the only trade whispers coming from the comment sections of blogs like this one. Although the Suns will always do their […]

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Vince Carter’s disappearing act

February 16th, 2011 · 18 Comments

Phoenix Suns shooting guard Vince Carter is mired in one of the worst stretches of his career. He hasn’t logged a fourth-quarter minute in the last four games and is averaging a lowly 7.8 points over his last five contests. After scoring 18.9 points per contest and shooting 44 percent from three over the course […]

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No movement on Steve Nash trade rumors as Two Time approaches 37th birthday

February 5th, 2011 · 22 Comments

PHOENIX — Last year at this time the Phoenix Suns were embroiled in the saga of Amare Stoudemire trade rumors, but this season there has been nary a whisper about any deal involving Steve Nash outside of media members speculating on this very possibility. ESPN’s Marc Stein spent some quality time with the man known […]

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Oklahoma City Thunder 111, Phoenix Suns 107 — Another fourth quarter struggle

February 5th, 2011 · 11 Comments

PHOENIX — With 3:49 remaining in the third quarter, Vince Carter drained his fifth three-pointer of the game to give him 30 points as he appeared to be on his way to his signature game in a Phoenix uniform. But Carter scored just three more points in the fourth quarter on 1-for-7 shooting as the […]

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Tags: Grant Hill · Oklahoma City Thunder · Phoenix Suns · Phoenix Suns Recap · Steve Nash · Vince Carter

Charlotte Bobcats 114, Phoenix Suns 107 — Lacking something extra

January 27th, 2011 · 38 Comments

PHOENIX — With the game no longer in doubt with 22 seconds remaining, one play typified the entire evening — and some would say the entire season — for the Phoenix Suns. After the Charlotte Bobcats had already rebounded a pair of misses to milk a seven-point lead during a possession that started with 1:37 […]

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Tags: Charlotte Bobcats · Defense · Phoenix Suns · Phoenix Suns Recap · Steve Nash · Vince Carter

Vince Carter’s epic struggles

January 25th, 2011 · 13 Comments

The Phoenix Suns knew what they were getting when Vince Carter came to the Valley of the Sun — a declining superstar whose production doesn’t match his star power. But for a short stretch of games, Carter gave Phoenix reason for hope. He showed signs of life in the Big Apple, scoring 29 points and […]

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