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SACRAMENTO -- The Suns, one of the NBA's worst road teams, scored a rare victory away from Phoenix, beating the Sacramento Kings 106-96 Wednesday night before a crowd of 12,741 at Sleep Train Arena. Phoenix forward Michael Beasley has struggled all season, but he always plays well against the Kings. Wednesday night was no exception. He came off the bench to score 19 points in 22 minutes, helping Sacramento earn a win in interim coach Lindsey Hunter's first game on the bench. Beasley put up 15 second-half points while scoring in a variety of manners. The Suns, who got a game-high 21 points from Luis Scola improved to 4-17 on the road. Phoenix received double-figure scoring from six players. Marcin Gortat, Goran Dragic and Shannon Brown each had 12, while Markieff Morris scored 10. Tyreke Evans led the Kings with 16 points, while DeMarcus Cousins had 15 points, 15 rebounds and five assists. Cousins also contributed six of the Kings' 24 turnovers. The Suns stayed ...
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Michael Beasley has a pulse. The former No. 2 pick played 22 minutes off the bench in Phoenix's 106-96 win over the Sacramento Kings. Beas racked up 19 points (8-15 FG, 2-2 FT) with six boards, an assist, a steal and a 3-pointer.
It's been a mostly dreadful season with the Suns for Beasley. See if he can keep putting good games together and how new coach Lindsey Hunter...
Sacramento Kings fans are naturally disappointed after hearing the news that the team is being sold to a group of investors that will move the team to Seattle.
To express their feelings, the Bubblegum Bandits borrow the melody from Justin Bieber's "Boyfriend" to convince the team to stay in Sacramento. The result is "Hey Kings, Stay Kings", and aside...
The Phoenix Suns kick off a new era tonight in Sacramento. The struggling 13-28 team fired head coach Alvin Gentry and will be going with interim coach Lindsey Hunter for the rest of the season.
After Hunter’s first practice on Monday, veteran big man Jermaine O’Neal reportedly got into a very heated argument with General Manager Lance Blanks. O’Neal has only played in...
PHOENIX Hoping to reveal a few changes with even more long-range impact than Michael Beasleys new hairstyle, the Phoenix Suns brought some alterations home to US Airways Center on Thursday night.
Waiting for them were the Los Angeles Clippers, who working without superstar point guard Chris Paul were downgraded from Lob City to Lob Suburb. The Western Conferences third-seeded...
Phoenix Suns center Jermaine O’Neal and general manager Lance Blanks engaged in a blistering, expletive-laced confrontation in the coach’s office on Monday, league sources told Yahoo! Sports. “It was really bad,” one Suns source said Tuesday afternoon.
It was immediately unclear what precipitated the disagreement, sources said, but there has been considerable unrest within...
After inexplicably being shelved for two consecutive games, ******* Sacramento head coach Keith Smart played Jimmer Fredette for an entire four minutes during the Kings 106-99 loss to the Phoenix Suns on Wednesday night at the Sleep Train Arena. Fredette, a 23-year-old who was taken out of Brigham Young University by the Milwaukee Bucks with the 10th overall pick in the 2011 NBA...
Robert Sarver is committed to rebuilding the Suns.
Last night during the NBA doubleheader on TNT, the halftime crew was short one amigo, Charles Barkley. While Barkley was courtside commentating at the Phoenix Suns vs. LA Clippers game, the rest of the TNT crew went on to do what they do best.
Before TNT made the transition from the game back to the studio, Barkley shared some personal information with America. He proudly confessed...
PHOENIX -- It's a long climb back to respectability for the basement-dwelling Phoenix Suns. However, the first 48 hours of Lindsey Hunter's interim head coaching career produced something that the team hadn't accomplished since before Christmas -- back-to-back wins. Goran Dragic scored 19 of his 24 points in the first half, and Marcin Gortat added 15 points as the Suns...
Monday was a tough day for Sacramento Kings fans, a great day for Seattle Supersonics fans and probably mixed for most others.
The Maloof family and a Seattle based group led by Chris Hansen announced a deal was in place for the Seattle group to buy the majority share of the Kings from the Maloofs and one minority owner for 65 percent of the $525 million the franchised was valued...
When news broke Thursday afternoon that only David Lee, and not Stephen Curry, was named to the all-star game, immediate reaction in Warriors Nation was a potent combination of disgust, insult, shock and grief.
Yes, the tormented fanbase that for many years longed for a single all-star, was actually pissed off that it didn’t have two all-stars. Come on, you’ve gotta admit that’s...
Stephen Curry had 31 points and seven assists, David Lee finished with 22 points and 12 rebounds and the Golden State Warriors outlasted the Oklahoma City Thunder 104-99 on Wednesday night.
On the eve of the announcement for All-Star reserves, Golden State's top two candidates made a lasting impression.
Curry matched Kevin Durant's spectacular scores all game, stole a pass...