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6 p.m.: The Suns are 1-0 this month. Can they go to 2-0? Paul Coro previews the game in Houston.
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A lawyer entered a no contest plea for Kyle Lowry in a bid for dismissal of a misdemeanor battery case alleging the Houston Rockets guard threw a basketball at a female referee and threatened her during a game at a Las Vegas gym last September.
A court clerk says the 25-year-old Lowry didn't appear Thursday with his lawyer, Patrick McDonald, before Las Vegas Justice of the Peace...
PHOENIX -- The locker room strategy board offered at least one crucial, pre-game recommendation:
"Focus (Can't Under-estimate Anybody in the NBA)."
This powerful suggestion was supplied by the coaching staff of the Phoenix Suns, a team that -- based on the evidence -- never should be overestimated. Yes, unfortunately, expecting a lot from this season's Suns is...
HOUSTON (AP) -- Kevin Martin scored 16 points, Kyle Lowry had eight rebounds and nine assists and the Houston Rockets beat the Phoenix Suns 99-81 on Friday night.
Chase Budinger added 12 points and 10 rebounds for the Rockets, who got another strong effort from their reserves to beat the Suns for only the second time in the last nine meetings. Courtney Lee and Patrick Patterson...
Notes: Marcin Gortat's work as a top-10 rebounder in the NBA defies his team's standing as the league's second-worst rebounding team.
PHOENIX (AP) -- Rarely used Robin Lopez scored nine consecutive points to spark a 12-2 run starting the fourth quarter and the Phoenix Suns rallied to beat Charlotte 95-89 Saturday night, the Bobcats' 11th consecutive loss.
Michael Redd scored 17 points in his first start in nearly two years, Lopez finished with 13 and Marcin Gortat added 12 points and 12 rebounds for the Suns...
There was some drama in Rockets practice on Tuesday after their embarrassing loss to Minnesota Monday night. Kyle Lowry was questioning coaching decisions, Kevin McHale was calling out his team’s effort in the game (which did seem nonexistent at some points), and Luis Scola had an answer for everybody, “Shut the …. up and play!”
The Rockets did just that to start their...
Steve Nash - Victoria BC (Of course)
According to Bovada, the Suns have just 150/1 odds of winning the NBA championship, but theyll settle for simply making their way back into the postseason.
Jason Terry - Washington State boy!
The Mavs may have the distinction of being last years champion, but its hardly helped them on the NBA futures list. With 16/1 odds of winning...
9 p.m., US Airways Center. Matchup to Watch: Steve Nash vs. Kemba Walker.Click to Continue »
LAS VEGAS (AP) -- A lawyer has entered a no contest plea for Kyle Lowry in a bid for dismissal of a misdemeanor battery case alleging the Houston Rockets guard threw a basketball at a female referee and threatened her during a game at a Las Vegas gym last September.
The Phoenix Suns haven't earned too many wins lately, especially at home, but a matchup with the NBA's worst team would appear to provide the opportunity for a rare victory.
The Suns will try to record their second win in six games at the U.S. Airways Center on Saturday night when they face the short-handed Charlotte Bobcats.
Phoenix (8-14) is 4-10 over its last 14 games...
Kevin Martin scored 16 points, Kyle Lowry had eight rebounds and nine assists and the Houston Rockets beat the Phoenix Suns 99-81 on Friday night.
Almost two weeks ago, Houston Rockets coach Kevin McHale made a triumphant return to his home state.
Having cooled off a little since their longest win streak in four seasons, the Rockets will try to beat the Minnesota Timberwolves and former coach Rick Adelman again during the opener to a season-high, six-game road trip Saturday night.
McHale, a native of Hibbing, Minn. and a...
The Minnesota Timberwolves aim to reach the .500 mark tonight versus the Houston Rockets at the Target Center.