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 jerseys scheduled for duty every Friday night at U.S. Airways Center.
"We played in 'em in summer league," Goodwin, the 29th overall selection in the NBA Draft a couple of months ago and a revelation, of sort, in that league. "If you get it too small or too big, there could be problems, but if you get it the right size, it's good."
But those tracking Len -- who was the fifth overall pick -- and Goodwin, the more interesting aspect of the fashion show were not the new duds, but the accessories.
Len, the 7-foot-1 hope of future basket-area production in Phoenix, was wearing a Nike sneaker on each foot. That certain...