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In terms of the most creative effort from Saturday in the Las Vegas Summer League, it has to go to Portland Trail Blazer guard C.J. McCollum.
In the second quarter of the Blazers loss to the Phoenix Suns, McCollum put together one incredible dribbling effort that ended with an amazing teardrop shot:
Clearly, he’s gets a 10.0 on the shot but about a 6.8 on the dribbling.
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A report filed Monday evening by NBA.com’s Scott Howard-Cooper claims Suns guard Kendall Marshall is on the trade block, citing “several league executives.” Marshall, who is now stuck behind Eric Bledsoe and Goran Dragic for minutes, had 13 points and six assists Monday in the Suns’ Summer League game against the Minnesota Timberwolves.
Marcus Morris hit a game-winning fadeaway jumper at the buzzer to help the Phoenix Suns erase what was once a 24-point deficit and beat the Minnesota Timberwolves 91-89 on Monday in the NBA Summer League in Las Vegas.
Trailing by as many as 12 points in the fourth quarter, the Suns finished the game on a 10-2 run over the final 1:38. The Suns tied the score at 87-all on back-to...
If the Suns Summer League team is any indication of what the regular season team could be like, this should be a fun year.
Despite the fact that he’s still fairly young and began to flourish late in the season last year, the Suns declined to re-sign shooting guard Wesley Johnson this summer, allowing the Lakers to pick him up Saturday, according to Los Angeles Time Lakers beat writer Mike Bresnahan.
The Jeff Hornacek era started on a perfect note as the Suns were able to able on to beat the Blazers in their Vegas Summer League opener, 82-69, on Saturday night.
The Phoenix Suns defeated the Minnesota Timberwolves by a final score of 91-89 in Summer League play on Monday.
Markieff Morris led the Suns with 22 points and six rebounds. Kendall Marshall scored 13 points with six assists.
Robbie Hummel led the Wolves with 18 points and seven rebounds. Shabazz Muhammad scored eight points on 3-for-9 shooting.
According to ESPN, Wesley Johnson has agreed to a one-year deal with the Los Angeles Lakers. The 26-year-old forward averaged 8 points and 2.5 rebounds in 19 minutes per game for the Suns this season.
The Los Angeles Lakers have agreed to a one-year contract with small forward Wesley Johnson, a league source confirmed to ESPNLosAngeles.com’s Dave McMenamin.
The Phoenix Suns defeated the Portland Trail Blazers by a final score of 82-69 in Summer League play on Saturday.
Markieff Morris with 18 points on 7-for-15 shooting and five rebounds.
C.J. McCollum had 22 points, three rebounds and four assists.