Suns prove it is okay to be mediocre

(Credit: SoleCollector.com) In the year of the tank, the Phoenix Suns are showing the rest of the NBA that it is okay to be average. In a draft that’s touted as the best in a decade, teams were okay with losing this season to help the future of their franchise. A handful of teams were clearly not attempting to put a winning basketball team together (Bucks, 76ers, Celtics, etc)...
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Channing Frye wants to discuss extension with Suns

The Phoenix Suns surprised the NBA world with a very good regular season, but came up just short of making the playoffs. One of the main reasons why was the resurgence of stretch power forward Channing Frye, who missed all of last season due to a heart problem. According to reports coming out of Phoenix, Frye would like to sit down and discuss a contract extension with the Suns this...
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Downer for Suns seems only temporary

PHOENIX -- A severe level of disappointment was not supposed to attach itself to the 81st game of the Suns' season. By the time they reached Monday's date with the Memphis Grizzlies, a 97-91 defeat should have been accepted for its enhancement of their draft positioning. But this third consecutive loss dropped Phoenix to a still-impossible-to-dismiss 47-34 record, officially...
Via Fox Sports Arizona
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Suns' doomed by inexperience down the stretch

PHOENIX -- For most of the season, Suns coach Jeff Hornacek emphasized a three-games-at-a-time approach. In the end, it was a three-game stretch that buried the Suns. Monday's 97-91 loss to the Grizzlies provided the disappointing punctuation to a surprise season and capped a revealing three-game losing streak that eliminated the Suns from playoff contention. "These last...
Via Fox Sports Arizona
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Suns' Goran Dragic questionable tonight against Spurs

Phoenix Suns guard Goran Dragic will be questionable tonight in their matchup against the San Antonio Spurs with a sprained left ankle, according to the Arizona Republic.Dragic has not missed any games with the injury, but he has improved since their last game against Pelicans on Wednesday night. In a 94-88 victory, Dragic scored 20 points and dished out nine assists in 39 minutes...
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Suns spots: The Dragon cleans up

PHOENIX -- With a slice of Sunday's playoff atmosphere nestled in the refrigerator, let's begin this week's edition of Suns Spots: DRAGIC CUTS LOOSE After three poor shooting games, Suns point guard Goran Dragic knew something drastic was required. So, after starting slowly in the fourth game, he attacked the basket with even more conviction than usual and finished with...
Via Fox Sports Arizona
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2014 Season for the Phoenix Suns is Burning way Beyond Expectations

Eric Bledsoe and Goran Dragic have the Phoenix Suns on the cusp of greatness (photo by bleacherreport.com)     The 2014 season was meant to be was meant to be one of very little to no expectations as a playoff contender for the Phoenix Suns. They were thought by most to be one of the worst teams in the league, not even close to a playoff contender, and be in the running for potential...
Via Phoenix Sports-Kings
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WATCH: Goran Dragics New Song

Thats right. Phoenix Suns star point guard, Goran Dragic has had a song written and tributed to him. Klemen Slakonja is a Slovenian, actor and comedian,  who’s career began on Radio Energy as a presenter. Klemen Slakonia music video, and song to Goran is just awesome. It turns out thanks to Greg Esposito, of Suns.com, The Suns went directly to Goran about this video, and filmed...
Via Phoenix Sports-Kings
16 days ago  |  Discuss

All together now: 'Goran, Goran Dragic'

PHOENIX -- The first of April always yields a commensurate share of silliness, so perhaps that's to blame. Whatever the reason, a rather eye-catching/amusing/unusual video is making the rounds this  day in tribute to Phoenix's favorite Sun -- Goran Dragic, aka the Dragon. But if you think he's popular in Phoenix, that's nothing compared to his homeland of Slovenia...
Via Fox Sports Arizona
18 days ago  |  Discuss

Video: Goran Dragic Pumpfakes Marcin Gortat Out of the Building

Goran Dragic makes Marcin Gortat dance with a couple fakes, then finishes off with the nice scoop layup. Dragic finished the game with 25 points, six assists and seven rebounds as the Phoenix Suns defeated the Washington Wizards, 99-93. The post Video: Goran Dragic Pumpfakes Marcin Gortat Out of the Building appeared first on Basketball Bicker.
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