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Just four weeks away from training camp for the 2013-14 season Channing Frye is waiting with bated breath to find out his future in basketball. Apparently that decision is coming very soon.
The Phoenix Suns announced Frye's enlarged heart on September 20 2012 discovered during a routine preseason physical by the Suns team cardiologist. Frye was immediately told to stop any form of exercise that would raise his heart rate and that he would be evaluated again in December but that his season was over.
"Nothing is more important to us than the health and well-being of our players" said Suns President of Basketball Operations Lon Babby. "Channing and his family have the full support of our organization. His health is our primary concern and we are committed to helping him in any way he needs."
"The good news is it is a virus so it does have a good chance of going away" Frye said in a Coro article on azcentral.com. "My heart can be normal again.&q...
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Theres happy (and carefully translated) news from Slovenia, where Suns guard Goran Dragic has tied the knot with girlfriend Maja.
To celebrate their union, Goran and Maja will attend the Eurobasket Tournament -- hosted by Slovenia -- that runs from Sept. 4-22.
A photo of the couple can be found here.
According to another media report out of Slovenia, a baby Dragon is due in November...
After a three-week U.S. rehab visit, Suns center Marcin Gortat seems pretty intent on leading Poland to some level of glory at the upcoming Eurobasket Tournament in Slovenia.
In a story posted on Eurobasket2013.org, the Polish (Quote) Machine was -- as usual -- splendidly candid on the topics of his abilities, the health of his foot and his fondness for losing.
Eric Bledsoe the 23-year-old point guard brimming with star potential won the headlines in the Phoenix Suns’ July trade with the Los Angeles Clippers. But it might be the veteran in the deal 33-year-old forward and by far the club’s elder statesmen Caron Butler who proves most valuable in this important transitional season for a franchise on the skids.
Troubled power forward...
In an interview with NBA.com’s Jeff Caplan, 11-year NBA veteran, Caron Butler, said he would like to mentor 24-year-old, Michael Beasley, who was recently arrested on suspicion of marijuana possession. Butler still believes in the former No. 2 pick, noting that he still has a “tremendous upside.”
Butler, a raging success story born out of an unsavory childhood, arrested numerous...
With the internet and social media being so prevalent in today’s sports news cycle, transactions are sometimes reported well before a team wants it known, or before players even find out.
Caron Butler learned the Clippers traded him to Phoenix through the crawl on the bottom of the television according to NBA.com.
“I don’t leave with bitterness or anything, but a phone...
It’s always crazy to hear that a player learned about their fate in the same fashion that I did. For a professional athlete to learn they’ve been traded via the ticker at the bottom of the screen just seems…… wrong. That’s apparently what happened to Clippers forward Caron Butler. While talking with NBA.com, Butler let […]