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Suns Fire GM McDonough

Suns Fire GM McDonough

In a somewhat shocking and sudden move Monday morning, the Suns have decided to relieve GM Ryan McDounough of his duties. McDonough had two years left on his contract and was entering his sixth season as general manager. He had an up and down tenure to say the least, starting hot as he turned one [...]

October 8, 2018 Ryan Bawek Ryan Bawek 0

NBA Expansion to Seattle May Not Happen For a Few Years

NBA Expansion to Seattle May Not Happen For a Few Years

Tonight the Golden State Warriors will face off against the Sacramento Kings in a preseason game, the first NBA game in Seattle since 2008. Unfortunately for Seattle though, it may be years before another game takes place in their city. Seattle groups interested in bringing a team to the city have met with NBA officials [...]

October 5, 2018 Anou Enright Blogs 0

The Hoop Doctors Top 50: Part Two

The Hoop Doctors Top 50: Part Two

Here is the second part of the Hoop Doctors top 50 players of the 2018-19 season. 40. Jrue Holiday Holiday had a bounce back season to say the least in 2017-18. The oft-injured combo guard played in 81 games and averaged 19-6-4 on 49% from the field while transforming himself into one of the best [...]

October 5, 2018 Ryan Bawek Ryan Bawek 0

Renaissance Man, Kevin Love Collaborates With Banana Republic on Clothing Line

Renaissance Man, Kevin Love Collaborates With Banana Republic on Clothing Line

Kevin Love recently made his debut as a clothing designer, launching his first-ever men’s line with long-standing partner Banana Republic. The exclusive collab, deemed BR/K.LOVE-18, mixes classic and modern looks—including varsity, old-school Hollywood, military-inspired, and sporty casual. The leather jackets, striped sweaters, and cargo pants all emphasize comfort and versatility, which is crucial for someone [...]

October 4, 2018 Anklesnap Blogs 0

The Hoop Doctors Top 50: Part One

The Hoop Doctors Top 50: Part One

We are a mere two weeks away from the start of the 2018-19 NBA season, a perfect time to anticipate what to expect to see unfold over the next eight months or so (another Warriors title, yawn). It’s a good time to take a snapshot of where we are in the league and who figures [...]

October 4, 2018 Ryan Bawek Ryan Bawek 0

Suns Sign Sponsorship Deal With PayPal

Suns Sign Sponsorship Deal With PayPal

The Phoenix Suns have signed a sponsorship deal with PayPal and will have the logo embroidered on their uniforms this season. “The deal also means a new innovative system for fans trying to make quick and seamless purchases in the arena at Suns games this season as well, as described by ESPN’s Darren Rovell: As [...]

October 3, 2018 Ryan Bawek Ryan Bawek 0

Dirk Nowitzki Could Miss Start of Season

Dirk Nowitzki Could Miss Start of Season

Dirk Nowitzki’s farewell is going to be special, but it is getting off to a rocky start. After being told he would come off of the bench, Dirk is now dealing with foot issues and will not play in either of the Mavericks preseason games against the 76ers in China and according to Head Coach [...]

October 3, 2018 Ryan Bawek Ryan Bawek 0

Bayless Out 3-4 Weeks With Sprained Ankle

Bayless Out 3-4 Weeks With Sprained Ankle

The 76ers have been hit with the injury bug thus far in the preseason. Since Wilson Chandler went down with an injury for a few weeks the player that was replacing his minutes in their rotation, Jerryd Bayless, is now out for three-to-four weeks after spraining his knee. Thankfully neither Chandler or Bayless will miss [...]

October 2, 2018 Ryan Bawek Ryan Bawek 0

No. 1 Pick Ayton Looks Great in First Preseason Game

No. 1 Pick Ayton Looks Great in First Preseason Game

In the 50 years of the Phoenix Suns franchise they had never had the No. 1 pick in the NBA Draft until the 2018 NBA Draft. They chose Arizona Center DeAndre Ayton with that pick and they may have found their first truly great center in their franchise’s history as well, at least that is [...]

October 2, 2018 Ryan Bawek Ryan Bawek 0

Markieff Morris Ejected from the Game

Markieff Morris Ejected from the Game

Markieff Morris and his temper made their preseason debut during the Wizards’ exhibition opener against the New York Knicks. Morris got into a verbal dispute with New York Knicks rookie Mitchell Robinsony; both players received a technical foul, but Morris didn’t stop there. He continued chirping his opponent which lead to another technical and Morris’ [...]

October 2, 2018 Anou Enright Blogs 0