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Why I’m a fan of the Phoenix Suns

I bleed orange and purple... and as a fan of the Suns I’ve bled my share. Welcome to the refreshed Bright Side of the Sun! To celebrate the new look and feel of our sports communities, we’re sharing stories of how and why we became fans of our favorite teams. If you’d like to share your story, head over to the FanPosts [link here] to write your own post. Each FanPost will be...
Via Bright Side Of The Sun
14 hours ago

Magic Johnson is prepared to trade everyone not named Brandon Ingram

Who’s on the Suns “untouchable” list? While Phoenix Suns general manager Ryan McDonough mulls what he will do with the #4 overall pick in next month’s NBA Draft, Magic Johnson is making some noise by declaring he’s ready to negotiate. At least with the players already on the Los Angeles roster. Thursday in a radio interview with ESPN Los Angeles, the Lakers president of...
Via Bright Side Of The Sun
16 hours ago

The Phoenix Suns best option for the 2017 NBA Draft

Seems to be a forgone conclusion that Lonzo Ball and Markelle Fultz will be chosen as the top two picks in this year’s upcoming NBA draft. After that, is when the real draft begins and a very important pick for the future awaits the Phoenix Suns. Losing forward PJ Tucker via trade to the Raptors was a huge loss for the Suns at the trade deadline. In a starting lineup that features...
Via isportsweb.com
18 hours ago  |  Discuss

There is one free agent the Phoenix Suns MUST sign

Fortunately for the Suns this offseason is not going to be full of crazy contract negotiations as it was three seasons ago with Eric Bledsoe, and two years ago with Brandon Knight. Those topics are ones fans never want to hear about. There are a lot of free agents that the Suns could potentially target […] There is one free agent the Phoenix Suns MUST sign - Valley of the Suns...
Via Valley of the Suns
1 day ago  |  Discuss

How Do The Suns Turn This Thing Around?

The Suns are in a tough spot. Let’s not sugarcoat it. And a fourth overall pick in this year’s draft isn’t likely to turn that around.  If they do nothing else, Phoenix is likely to miss the playoffs again. A draft pick (other than a number one or two) isn’t likely to change that…unless the […] How Do The Suns Turn This Thing Around? - Valley of the Suns - Valley of...
Via Valley of the Suns
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Phoenix Suns: 5 options for pick No. 4 in 2017 NBA Draft

Via FOX Sports
1 day ago

4 Trades the Suns should offer to Boston for First Pick – Valley of the Suns

The 2017 NBA Draft is quickly approaching, and the word is that the Boston Celtics might want to trade their number one pick. What does this mean for the Phoenix Suns? It has been quite a busy week in the NBA. Although both the Eastern and Western Conference series’ have been pretty hard to watch (aside […] 4 Trades the Suns should offer to Boston for First Pick – Valley of...
Via Valley of the Suns
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Suns star Devin Booker surprises Special Olympian with trip to NBA Draft lottery

Phoenix Suns guard Devin Booker is one of the NBA’s rising stars, and really showed off his talents when he dropped 70 points on the Boston Celtics this season. And it seems he’s a pretty good dude off the court as well.The 20-year-old former Kentucky Wildcat will represent the Suns at Tuesday night’s NBA Draft Lottery in New York, and he’s recruited Suns fan Noah Smith to...
Via The Comeback
12 days ago  |  Discuss

Suns F Jared Dudley: ‘Paul George is not staying in Indiana’

We will surely hear a ton of reports linking Paul George to potential trades once the NBA offseason gets going this summer. George himself wouldn’t commit to remaining with the Indiana Pacers long term after the team lost to the Cleveland Cavaliers in the first round of the playoffs last month.This followed months of speculation that the Pacers had George on the trade block, reports...
Via Sportsnaut
14 days ago  |  Discuss

The Phoenix Suns Passed on Kawhi Leonard in the 2011 Draft Because He Sweat Too Much During Their Team Interview

The 2011 NBA Draft was absolutely stacked. The class included future NBA All-Stars Kyrie Irving, Klay Thompson, Kemba Walker, Jimmy Butler and Isaiah Thomas. It also included Kawhi Leonard, who might end up being the best player of the bunch when it's all said and done. The two-time NBA Defensive Player of the Year wasn't selected until the 15th overall pick. The Indiana Pacers...
Via Stack
14 days ago  |  Discuss

Phoenix Suns: Devin Booker’s 70-spot can be built on in 2017-2018

Barring a pre-draft trade, the Phoenix Suns are going to be at least a top five team in the 2017 NBA draft after finishing with the second worst record in the NBA. Considering how well some of their young players fared this season, there is a strong case that the Suns are in the best shape heading into June. The only other “lottery” team that has a strong case is the Boston Celtics...
Via isportsweb.com
27 days ago  |  Discuss

2017 NBA Offseason Preview: Phoenix Suns

The Phoenix Suns are winding down a seventh straight season out of the playoffs. This is after going nearly two decades without missing the postseason more than one consecutive season. And for a team that has a confusing mix of veterans and youth, that surprise playoff push in 2014 seems like it was an eternity ago. The Suns' rebuild has featured that surprising run and not much...
Via RealGM - NBA
April 10, 2017  |  Discuss

Suns take pride in stopping Russell Westbrook from getting triple-double

Oklahoma City Thunder point guard Russell Westbrook remains one triple-double away from surpassing Oscar Robertson and breaking the single-season record, but he’s being met with some stiff resistance.Several Phoenix Suns players spoke of their desire to stop Westbrook from breaking the record against them after they denied him Friday night, holding him to 8 assists in a Suns victory...
Via Larry Brown Sports
April 08, 2017  |  Discuss

Devin Booker’s jersey from 70-point game sent to Hall of Fame

He may not even be of legal drinking age yet, but Phoenix Suns guard Devin Booker is already going to the Hall of Fame … in a sense.Booker’s game-worn jersey from his 70-point outburst against the Boston Celtics last month has been sent to the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame, they announced in a tweet on Tuesday. The 20-year-old’s eruption on March 24 was the second...
Via Larry Brown Sports
April 04, 2017  |  Discuss

Suns coach believes Devin Booker is next James Harden

Phoenix Suns guard Devin Booker has been on fire since the team shut Eric Bledsoe down for the year. Listed as a shooting guard, Booker has been lighting up the scoreboard and dropped 70 points in a game last week against the Boston Celtics. But he has also shown an ability to set his teammates up.While the Suns have lost 12 straight, Booker’s individual performance has been enough...
Via Larry Brown Sports
April 03, 2017  |  Discuss

Even DeAndre Jordan couldn’t believe how awful his latest airballed free throw was

DeAndre Jordan is one of the very worst free throw shooters in NBA history. And shooting airballs on free throws is certainly nothing new to Jordan, but the Los Angeles Clippers’ big man managed to even surprise himself with how badly he airballed a free throw attempt on Thursday against the Phoenix Suns.Jordan’s free throw landed well short of the basket, and he knew it right...
Via The Comeback
March 31, 2017  |  Discuss
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