Originally written on Fox Sports Arizona  |  Last updated 11/19/14
What we have at U.S. Airways Center is not your godfathers Phoenix Suns, especially if the godfather is Mike DAntoni. With DAntoni presiding over an offensive syndicate that produced the best shot to be found as quickly as possible (not always within seven seconds, mind you), the Suns defined a movement toward fast tempo, floor spacing and 3-point aggression. With that still stuck in the minds of NBA sharpies, a recent chat with an assistant coach employed by another team inspired this remark concerning the Suns and their revamped roster. Im not sure they have the components to keep playing the system like they have, he said. Much of the provocation for this remark was aimed at power forward Luis Scola, an amnesty acquisition whose crafty work in the lane should help allow the Suns to compete for a playoff spot and mediocre pick in what may be a less-than-mediocre draft. Scola, who squeezed off a grand total of three 3-point attempts (making none) for the Houston Rockets last s...
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