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Multiple NBA Teams Believe the Phoenix Suns Are Open to Trading Eric Bledsoe

Multiple NBA Teams Believe the Phoenix Suns Are Open to Trading Eric Bledsoe

Although the Phoenix Suns keep saying one thing, rival NBA teams continue to believe another. Eric Bledsoe looks out of place in his current situation. He will turn 28 in December, and the Suns aren’t anywhere near ready to compete for a title. They seem lightyears away even from a playoff berth. That hasn’t stopped [...]

May 29, 2017 admin Blogs 0

Phoenix Suns ‘Would Love’ to Deal for Star Ahead of NBA’s Trade Deadline

Phoenix Suns ‘Would Love’ to Deal for Star Ahead of NBA’s Trade Deadline

I mean, wouldn’t we all? Armed with a ton of trade assets while being stuck between rebuilding and “competing,” the Phoenix Suns rank as one of the NBA’s most interesting teams ahead of the Feb. 23 trade deadline. You could totally see them cleaning house and selling off veterans and unwanted prospects. You can also [...]

February 15, 2017 admin Blogs 0

Minnesota Timberwolves Offered Phoenix Suns Shabazz Muhammad for P.J. Tucker

Minnesota Timberwolves Offered Phoenix Suns Shabazz Muhammad for P.J. Tucker

How serious are the Minnesota Timberwolves about erasing the 2.5-game gap standing between them and the Western Conference’s final playoff spot? Serious enough to dangle 24-year-old Shabazz Muhammad in a trade for 31-year-old P.J. Tucker, according to Basketball Insiders’ Michael Scotto: P.J. Tucker has been in the headlines recently, with his name surfacing in trade [...]

February 3, 2017 admin Blogs 0

Nikola Jokic Injures Hip, Won’t Travel with Denver Nuggets to Face Phoenix Suns

Nikola Jokic Injures Hip, Won’t Travel with Denver Nuggets to Face Phoenix Suns

Since returning to the Denver Nuggets’ starting lineup as the lone big, Nikola Jokic has fueled an offensive revival, putting up gaudy numbers that have translated to measurable team success. Which is why the hip injury he suffered against the Phoenix Suns on Thursday night is a huge deal: Though nothing sinister has been determined, [...]

January 27, 2017 admin Blogs 0

Phoenix Suns Now Expected to Move Brandon Knight Before Trade Deadline

Phoenix Suns Now Expected to Move Brandon Knight Before Trade Deadline

So much for the Phoenix Suns not being open to trading Brandon Knight. Previous speculation has been denied by the team time and again. The Suns, driven by this untenable hope of contending for a playoff berth while rebuilding, weren’t looking to trade Knight—a point guard on a pre-cap-boom contract relegated to backup duty behind [...]

January 2, 2017 admin Blogs 0

Phoenix Suns Coach Denies Eric Bledsoe Trade Rumors

Phoenix Suns Coach Denies Eric Bledsoe Trade Rumors

Brace yourselves: The inevitable has happened. Or maybe not. According to ESPN.com’s Marc Stein, the Phoenix Suns would like to trade one of Eric Bledsoe and Brandon Knight before the start of the 2016-17 season: Phoenix Suns head coach Earl Watson would beg to differ. As he said on SiriusXM NBA Radio: Never once was [...]

June 27, 2016 admin Blogs 0

Phoenix Suns Name Earl Watson Their Permanent Head Coach

Phoenix Suns Name Earl Watson Their Permanent Head Coach

Two NBA head coaching vacancies have now been filled. The Brooklyn Nets already hired Atlanta Hawks assistant Kenny Atkinson, a sneaky-great choice, and the Phoenix Suns have now named interim head coach Earl Watson their indefinite head honcho, per a team release that, by normal standards, went nearly unnoticed: The Phoenix Suns have reached an [...]

April 20, 2016 admin Blogs 0

The Phoenix Suns Home Stand Ends Historically Bad

The Phoenix Suns Home Stand Ends Historically Bad

With the Suns 118-111 loss to the San Antonio Spurs Sunday, the Suns finished their seven-game February home stand 0-7. What is significant about this level of futility at home you say? Well, the Suns became just the second team in NBA history to go win-less during a home stand of at least 7 games. [...]

February 22, 2016 Anou Enright Offbeat 0

Phoenix Suns Still Demanding Way, Way, Way Too Much for Markieff Morris

Phoenix Suns Still Demanding Way, Way, Way Too Much for Markieff Morris

Are the Phoenix Suns content to keep the (presumably still) disgruntled Markieff Morris past the NBA’s Feb. 18 trade deadline? It sure seems that way. Shoot, maybe they’re hoping to keep him and don’t want to move him at all. I mean, their asking price, according to Yahoo Sports’ Adrian Wojnarowski, implies as much: Multiple [...]

February 16, 2016 admin Blogs 0

Phoenix Suns Name Earl Watson Interim Head Coach

Phoenix Suns Name Earl Watson Interim Head Coach

The Phoenix Suns have a new head coach. Temporarily, at least. After firing head coach Jeff Hornacek on Monday, the Suns have decided to hand the reins to Earl Watson, per Marc J. Spears of Yahoo Sports: Interim head coaching labels are always sort of iffy. You’re coaching to keep your job as a full-time [...]

February 2, 2016 admin Blogs 0