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Twins Markieff and Marcus Morris Reunite in Phoenix

Monday, February 25th, 2013

The Atlanta Braves made a big splash this offseason when they brought together brothers B.J. and Justin Upton to play in their outfield. The Phoenix Suns' move last week might not be quite on the same scale on the court, but it is in terms of cool news. They traded ...

Alvin Gentry Says Lakers Fans Need to Be Patient With Mike D’Antoni and When the Team Gets Healthy Things Will Turn Around

Monday, January 28th, 2013

After the offseason additions the Lakers made, they were looked at as a championship contender in the NBA. Now they will just be lucky to get the playoffs. The coaching change to Mike D'Antoni hasn't gone as well as L.A. thought it would and the Lakers are still sitting under ...

Lindsey Hunter Says Being the Suns Interim Head Coach Was Totally Unexpected

Wednesday, January 23rd, 2013

Last week the Phoenix Suns made a surprising move. They fired head coach Alvin Gentry. That wasn't the surprising part though. The Suns were playing like one of the worst teams in the NBA, they are headed for the Draft Lottery again and it seemed like there was a fracture ...

Alvin Gentry Refuses to Talk Playoffs With His Team

Wednesday, October 31st, 2012

It's been two years since the Phoenix Suns have been to the postseason. If they don't snap that streak, Suns Head Coach Alvin Gentry may be looking for a new job. Gentry is in his last year of his contract and even though the road to the playoffs is awfully ...

Alvin Gentry: In Post-Steve Nash Era, Goran Dragic “Feels Like He Belongs”

Monday, October 15th, 2012

The Phoenix Suns begin the post-Steve Nash era this week with the NBA preseason kicking off. But while Nash was one of the best point guards in the league, the Suns aren't dwelling. Goran Dragic returns to the valley of the sun to replace Nash, but head coach Alvin Gentry ...

Steve Nash Opens Up on His Move from Phoenix to Los Angeles

Wednesday, August 8th, 2012

In about eight weeks, we'll see Steve Nash in a Los Angeles Lakers uniform. Hard to imagine still considering all of the great battles Nash's teams have had with L.A. over the years. And even harder to believe considering that the Lakers were never really considered to be in play ...

Michael Beasley Says He Is Ready to Move on From His Past Issues and Become an NBA All-Star

Monday, July 23rd, 2012

It was just a few years ago when it looked like Michael Beasley was destined for stardom. Coming off an incredible freshman season at Kansas State, Beasley earned conference player of the honors and went into the draft as one of the most coveted prospects. Miami made Beasley the second ...

With Steve Nash and Grant Hill Recently Departed, Alvin Gentry and the Suns Begin New Chapter in Phoenix

Thursday, July 19th, 2012

It wasn't exactly the best of free agency periods for the Phoenix Suns. When you lose a guy like Steve Nash, obviously there's reason to be disappointed. But the time had come and now the Suns must move on and begin the next chapter for the franchise. Out too is ...

Kobe Bryant Believes the Lakers Championship Chances Have Increased With the Steve Nash Trade

Tuesday, July 10th, 2012

The Lakers have been searching for a point guard for a little more than a year now. Los Angeles signed Steve Blake but he wasn’t the answer. Then Los Angeles gave up a first round pick for Ramon Sessions. Even though Sessions brought an element of speed and athleticism to ...

Kendall Marshall: “This is exactly where I wanted to be”

Monday, July 2nd, 2012

For 10 NBA seasons, the Phoenix Suns offense has been run by two-time MVP Steve Nash. But as the Suns are about to see him leave the Valley in free agency, it looks like it is time to hand the torch to a new point guard. Judging by their draft ...