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In quite possibly the most expected move ever, the Suns declined to pick up the team option on center Hamed Haddadi, saving themselves about $1.2 million in salary.
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Following the selection of center Alex Len with the fifth overall pick in Thursday's draft, the Suns on Saturday waived backup center Hamed Haddadi.
Haddadi, a fifth-year pro who was the first Iranian to play in the NBA, was acquired in February along with a second-round draft pick from the Raptors for Sebastian Telfair. The 28-year-old appeared in 17 games for the Suns, averaging...
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When you now make a selection in the NBA Draft, you are picking a guy mostly on potential instead of the production that the individual player put together while in college.
The Phoenix Suns have waived Hamed Haddadi.
Haddadi was acquired February 21 along with a second-round pick from the Toronto Raptors for Sebastian Telfair.
Haddadi appeared in 17 games for the Suns averaging 4.1 points, 5.1 rebounds and 1.2 blocks in 13.8 minutes per game.
One day after the Phoenix Suns drafted Alex Len with the fifth pick in the NBA draft, Marcin Gortat was assured by the organization that it has no plan to trade him – for now – and might want to make him part of the future, his agent Guy Zucker told RealGM.
After the draft, Gortat had understood the Suns’ clear transition into retooling the roster, leading to belief a trade...
Last season, the Golden State Warriors became the first team in NBA history to wear short-sleeve jerseys.
Apparently, that trend is going to catch on as at least five NBA teams will be donning the short sleeves next season including the Phoenix Suns.
This according to ESPN’s Darren Rovell:
An NBA source told ESPN.com that as many as five teams will wear the short-sleeve jerseys...
Each year, the Phoenix Business Journal creates a contest for local companies called "Social Madness" to determine which is best at engaging in social media. This year, FOX Sports Arizona was selected to participate in the contest in Phoenix for the category with a large social following. The 17 companies in the category battled through the first round until June 17, when...