Found January 08, 2013 on NBA Injury News:
The Phoenix Suns have failed to be relevant this season.  After they lost coach Mike D'Antoni and two stars in Amare Stoudemire and Steve Nash, the team could not keep up with the rest of the league.  They may be looking to change that based on their interest in Memphis Grizzlies' forward Rudy Gay.Rudy Gay has been mentioned in numerous trade rumors this season, but this could be a real fit.  According to Adrian Wojnarowski of Yahoo! Sports, the Suns have engaged in talks with the Grizzlies about bringing Gay over.  There is still a lot of work to be done if a deal is to be made, but the possibility is there, and it would definitely help Phoenix.The Suns have been without forward/center Channing Frye because of an enlarged heart discovered this season.  In his absence, the team has struggled.  Gay could help the team overcome the loss of Frye and give them another athletic wing that can play low as well.Gay is in his seventh NBA season.  He has spent his entire career in Memphis after being drafted out of the University of Connecticut.  In his career, Gay has averaged 17.9 points and 5.7 rebounds per game. So far this season Gay is shooting 40.8% (lower than his career average) and he is still averaging 17.8 points per game. Follow @hoopsinjurynews!function(d,s,id){var js,fjs=d.getElementsByTagName(s)[0];if(!d.getElementById(id)){js=d.createElement(s);;js.src="";fjs.parentNode.insertBefore(js,fjs);}}(document,"script","twitter-wjs"); var _gaq = _gaq || []; _gaq.push(['_setAccount', 'UA-34100676-1']); _gaq.push(['_trackPageview']); (function() { var ga = document.createElement('script'); ga.type = 'text/javascript'; ga.async = true; ga.src = ('https:' == document.location.protocol ? 'https://ssl' : 'http://www') + ''; var s = document.getElementsByTagName('script')[0]; s.parentNode.insertBefore(ga, s); })();

Jermaine O'Neal gets ball stuck on the rim (Video)

Now here's something you don't see every day: Phoenix Suns center Jermaine O'Neal put his shot up - and it never came down. The ball came to rest on the back of the rim, causing a stoppage of play and resulting in a jump ball, during the second quarter of Tuesday night's NBA game against the Milwaukee Bucks. Would be curious as to what the odds are of that...

Jermaine O'Neal shot stuck on rim

The back of the Phoenix Suns’ rim at the BMO Harris Bradley Center had a busy second quarter this Tuesday evening.  Shot after shot banged off the iron as the Suns went just 8-23 (34.8%) from the floor in the period, but the most interesting of their 15 misfires came early on, when Jermaine O’Neal ripped an offensive rebound and went for a stick back at the 9:30 mark....

Throw On Your P.J.s And Tucker Yourself In

I suppose there comes a time when a man has to lead off a fantasy recap with P.J. Tucker. Who? He nearly led his team in minutes and did produce a team high 17 points. Yes, but who? He added 5 rebounds and 3 sipes. Yes, but who? Two of his 17 points came from three point shots. WHO?? I don’t know who! Doctor Who, haha! Oh, shut up. Anyway, this is Tucker’s 4th game with at...

Rudy Gay involved in trade talks that could send him to the Phoenix Suns

According to Y! Sports, the Memphis Grizzlies are having talks with the Phoenix Suns in regards to forward Rudy Gay.  According to Adrian Wojnarowski, the Memphis Grizzlies have actually been trying to engage with several teams and the Suns have come out as a potential partner. How they deal may [...]

Jermaine O'Neal's shot gets stuck on the rim against Bucks (Video)

For those of you who thought that Jermaine O'Neal isn't playing in the NBA, you would be 100% wrong as he is a key cog of the Phoenix Suns second unit.During Tuesday's Suns/Bucks game, O'Neal attempted to score after collecting a rebound with three Bucks defenders around him.Jermaine was able to get the shot up but sadly for him, it didn't come down and got stuck...

Rudy Gay to the Phoenix Suns? Memphis trying to deal star forward

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Green Envy: What Suns fans said - 1/9

The funny thing about this game is all the praise that the Celtics bench got. They actually outscored the starters for maybe the first time all year. Yet looking at the Suns fans comments, it seems like this has been happening all season. I guess their bench is just horrible. We'll have to see if the Celtics bench can consistently have games like this. Top Three: here comes...

The Celtics win four straight; beat Phoenix 87-79 to go back over .500

The Celtics kept the streak going, winning their fourth straight by beating the Phoenix Suns 87-79. This game almost seemed to be heading in the same direction as the previous game against the Knicks in terms of physicality with Rondo getting into it with former Boston College star Jared Dudley. The two were bumping and shoving off each other as Rondo tried to receive an inbound...

Bench Rules!

In defeating the Phoenix Suns last night, 87-79, and earning the team's fourth straight win, the C's got their mojo from the bench.  Sully (12 pts., 16 rebs., 3 asts., 1 stl., 1 blk.), Jeff Green (14 pts., 3 rebs., 1 stl., 1 blk.) and JET (13 pts., 5 rebs., 5 asts., 1 stl.) led the charge and successfully fended off the Suns' rally attempts in the 4th quarter.  They...

Jermaine O’Neal gets the ball perfectly stuck on the rim

Tuesday night during the Phoenix Suns and Milwaukee Bucks game, the 34-year-old Jermaine O’Neal managed to get the ball stuck on the rim on a layup-attempt. If you purposefully try this shot 100 times, you won’t manage to get the ball stuck like this once. It only happens when you don’t try to do it.

How we see it goin’ down: Celtics – Suns

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7:21: The Celtics are riding high with 3 consecutive wins. Tonight, they will host the struggling Phoenix Suns. The Suns are just 2-15 on the road, while the C's are 10-6 at home. Rondo will return tonight. Keep checking here after each quarter for more updates.
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