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In this crazy day and age, one of the hip things to do on social networking is to ask famous celebrities and athletes to prom/formal on Twitter.
Only a few moments ago, High Point University student Lauren Streich decided to ask current Phoenix Suns forward Miles Plumlee to her sorority formal:
Hey Miles! My sorority is having a formal and I was wondering if you would be my date @milesplumlee13 @Jeramie pic.twitter.com/WmbX9UyB0M
— Lauren Streich (@LaurenStreich) January 1, 2014
Good luck on your invite Lauren and also, Miles….C’Mon….
Miles Plumlee image courtesy of Getty Images
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The Phoenix Suns were supposed to be one of handful of teams in full tank mode to try an draft Jabari Parker or Andrew Wiggins in the June NBA Draft. Instead the Suns are off to a 19-11 start, and Eric Bledsoe is a huge part of that early success. With averages of 18 points, 4.3 rebounds and 5.8 assists in 33.5 minutes per contest, the Suns have a keeper in Bledsoe. According...
Suns GM Ryan McDonough says he intends to keep Eric Bledsoe in Phoenix long term.
The Phoenix Suns aren't going to let Eric Bledsoe get away, according to general manager Ryan McDonough. Bledsoe will become a restricted free agent this upcoming offseason and McDonough intends to give the guard whatever is necessary to keep him in Phoenix, via ESPN's Ramona Shelburne:
Entering the year, the Phoenix Suns had only one scheduled nationally televised game. They couldn’t complain much though, given their low expectations and struggles a year ago. Phoenix is now boasting an impressive 19-11 record and sit a half game back from the Clippers for first place in the Pacific Division. Their stellar play has given the national media no choice but to take...
Eric Bledsoe has had a breakout season with the Phoenix Suns, receiving increased playing time and general usage.
Bledsoe will be a restricted free agent in the offseason.
"We'll have no problem stepping up and paying Eric whatever it takes to keep him," said Ryan McDonough.
"We feel like we're holding the cards with Eric, and more importantly, I think Eric...
With a 19-11 record, good for 5th in the Western Conference ahead of Houston, Golden State, Dallas, Minnesota, and New Orleans, the Phoenix Suns have been one of the most pleasant surprises of this NBA season. As far as surprises this season go, they may not be as dominant as the Portland Trail Blazers, but their success is much harder to fathom.
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Watch Suns guard Gerald Green get way up for a baseline dunk against the Clippers Monday.
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Goran Dragic had 26 points and eight assists before sitting out the fourth...
Over the last six weeks, the Phoenix Suns haven't lost many games while the Memphis Grizzlies have had a hard time earning victories without injured center Marc Gasol.
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A CASE IN POINTS
While many league followers expect the Suns to eventually use half of their dynamic point-guard tandem of Goran Dragic and Eric Bledsoe to help facilitate the acquisition of an elite-level player, one NBA assistant...