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Jeff Green's game-winning shot in Cleveland with his heart surgeon in attendance was one of the most emotional and memorable moments of the 2012-13 season. It was an extremely personal and gratifying statement from someone who more than a year ago underwent open heart surgery and did not know if he could play again.
He proved you can come back from such an injury.
Channing Frye of the Suns missed all of the 2013 season after an irregular heartbeat, and it was unclear if he would ever play again. Unlike Green, Frye has been in the league a while and was a role player, not a potential star. While his strong shooting ability would likely be a skill that kept him in the NBA much longer than one would think.
Frye though got his clearance to play, he tells Bright Side of the Suns. Now it is whether the Suns will play him.
When it comes down to it, my health is #1," Frye says now. "I said [to the doctors last month] I'm just here to get a prognosis from you on my ...
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Channing Frye has been cleared medically to return to basketball activities after a year away from basketball due to an enlarged heart.
“They told me, ‘No human being is 100 percent healthy. The highest we give is a 98 percent. You are a 98 percent,’ ” Frye said. “They said, ‘We see this all the time.’ I don’t have any fear. I’m not scared to push myself and run...
NBA season is about a month away. Well, the preseason is anyway. In 30 short days, we will have NBA basketball to fill our minds and these pages with highlights and storylines and ridiculousness. OK, maybe the ridiculousness is always in the NBA. Pretty soon, we will all drop down our $150-plus for NBA League Pass so we can be covered in basketball from October until June at all...
The Eurobasket Tournament in Slovenia has made it through its first day with considerable participation from employees of the Suns.
A quick look at the results reveals that the Phoenix player with best opening day was Slava Kravtsov. Yeah, remember him?
Kravtsov is the center from Ukraine acquired with Ish Smith from the Milwaukee Bucks in a trade that sent Caron Butler back home...
Eric “Mini LeBron” Bledsoe is looking forward to live in Phoenix. Bledsoe is out of the shadow of Chris Paul in L.A. and is looking forward to getting plenty of buckets as the new star in Phoenix. His former teammates believe he’s extremely talented, and one, Jamal Crawford, told Alex Kennedy of HoopsWorld that “Bledsoe will be a star.” Jamal Crawford, who played alongside...
Congratulations are in order for Phoenix Suns guard Shannon Brown and his wife Monica. The two welcomed a six-pond-baby girl named Laiyah on September 3rd. Kobe Bryant’s wife, Vanessa made the announcement on Instagram. Monica and Vanessa got close while Shannon was still with the Lakers.
The Browns had an elaborate pink-pony themed baby shower two weeks ago in Atlanta.
The two-time defending NBA champion Miami Heat are considering the possibility of bringing back troubled free-agent forward Michael Beasley league sources told Yahoo Sports.
Several of the Heat's key veteran players are supportive of the signing of Beasley and he has a strong interest in returning to the franchise responsible for taking him with the second overall pick in the...
Something tells me Beasley ends up in a 30 for 30.
Slovenia defeated Spain 78-69 in Pool Play on Thursday in EuroBasket 2013.
Goran Dragic had 18 points, six rebounds and seven assists to lead Slovenia.
Marc Gasol had 17 points and seven rebounds in a losing effort for Spain. Jose Calderon had 14 points and four assists.
New Pheonix Suns point guard Eric Bledsoe has some high expectations awaiting him as he finally has his own team and starting position. No longer in the shadow of Chris Paul in Los Angeles, the Suns have handed the keys to the franchise to the explosive guard. Apparently though, Bledsoe made quite the impression during […]