Found August 21, 2013 on
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The ESPN NBA Summer projections came out recently for both the Eastern and Western Conference. Kobe Bryant made the top story about the said network when he posted his response to the rankings on Twitter. His “12th I see..” quote made fodder in the sports media for days.
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Michael Beasley’s recent arrest on marijuana-related charges was just another incident that has marred his career as a rising star in the NBA.
Beasley has spit in the face of the opportunity that he was afforded as a former No.2 draft pick.
One person that is talking about Beasley is 33-year-old forward Caron Butler.
The journeyman was traded to Phoenix from the Los Angeles...
PHOENIX -- Their first scoring maneuvers in front of local fans were recorded as style points.
Modeling the Suns' new home white uniforms, Alex Len and Archie Goodwin represented a large measure of first-round optimism during last week's runaway event at Scottsdale Fashion Square.
By the way, both of Phoenix's first-round rookies are fine with the orange, short-sleeved...
Earlier this summer, many Suns fans were worried about the health of first round pick Alex Len. Just a month after having surgery on his left ankle to repair a stress fracture, the young big man had surgery on his other ankle.
You remember Shannon Brown right? You know, brown of "Let Shannon Dunk" fame a few years ago for the annual NBA Dunk Contest.
He is a high flyer but while on a promotional tour out in Latvia, the former NBA Dunk contestant came up a wee bit short on a dunk attempt.
While trying to clear a few guys laying on the court, Brown ran full force towards the rim in an attempt...
The learning curve of Suns rookie shooting guard Archie Goodwin almost added a few miles-per-hour to its already-rapid pace, thanks to the off-season exploits of teammate Shannon Brown.
During a recent slam-dunk contest in Latvia, the veteran guard took a nasty-looking spill.
Brown, whose benching last season inspired at least one U.S. Airways Center fan to holler Let Shannon...
Phoenix Suns: What All Projected Backups MUST Work On
By Mike Elworth: Owner/Publisher
* Note: I am assuming that Michael Beasley and Malcolm Lee are not on the roster to start the season.
PG: Kendall Marshall- Efficiency
- Kendall Marshall in spot minutes was one of the most inefficient scorers in the NBA, shooting only 37.1% from the field and 31.5% from three, as well as just...
In an interview with NBA.com’s Jeff Caplan, 11-year NBA veteran, Caron Butler, said he would like to mentor 24-year-old, Michael Beasley, who was recently arrested on suspicion of marijuana possession. Butler still believes in the former No. 2 pick, noting that he still has a “tremendous upside.”
Butler, a raging success story born out of an unsavory childhood, arrested numerous...
With the internet and social media being so prevalent in today’s sports news cycle, transactions are sometimes reported well before a team wants it known, or before players even find out.
Caron Butler learned the Clippers traded him to Phoenix through the crawl on the bottom of the television according to NBA.com.
“I don’t leave with bitterness or anything, but a phone call...
Caron Butler was traded to the Phoenix Suns in the trade that brought J.J. Redick and Jared Dudley to Los Angeles, and he says no one from the Clippers' front office has called him at any point since -- about the trade or simply to say thanks.
“I don’t leave with bitterness or anything, but a phone call would have helped the situation,” Butler said. “But it’s cool...
Just when you thought that Kevin Durant would be tired of this little thing called basketball, he decided to make an appearance at Washington D.C’s Watts League.
Along with Phoenix Suns forward Michael Beasley, the two put on an impressive show which included two soaring jams by KD:
Kevin Durant dunks at Watts League [Beyond The Buzzer]
Kevin Durant image courtesy of Getty Images