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Pacific notes: Josh Jackson rebuilding trust with Jay Triano

A difficult string of game in which the Suns were noticeably better without Josh Jackson than with him precipitated a change in his relationship with head coach Jay Triano. Now, Scott Bordow of the Arizona Republic writes, the first-year forward has started to regain the coaching staff’s trust.When Triano told Jackson that he was losing his confidence in him, he asked the player...
Via Hoops Rumors
January 12, 2018  |  Discuss

WATCH: Josh Jackson did questionable gesture during loss to Clippers

Josh Jackson may be the latest NBA player to get in trouble for an exchange with a fan during this first week of the new season.The Phoenix Suns rookie swingman was headed to the bench in the fourth quarter of Saturday’s blowout loss to the Los Angeles Clippers when he did a questionable gesture that some interpreted as a shooting motion directed at a fan. The incident was also punctuated...
Via Larry Brown Sports
October 22, 2017  |  Discuss

Josh Jackson clarifies his comments about Steph Curry

Phoenix Suns rookie Josh Jackson wants everyone to know that his comments about Stephen Curry being “unathletic” were not meant as shade.Jackson used Twitter on Friday to clarify exactly what he meant when he made the remarks — noting that he simply has a standard for athleticism, and not meeting it does not make you a bad player. By Jackson’s standard, Curry meets the definition...
Via Larry Brown Sports
September 30, 2017  |  Discuss

Josh Jackson calls Stephen Curry ‘small and unathletic’

He may only be a rookie, but Josh Jackson’s already coming with the punches.In a recent video feature for VICE Sports, the Phoenix Suns swingman was asked what player comparison he would give himself and replied with San Antonio Spurs star Kawhi Leonard.“I’m a really big fan of him to be honest, just because he plays both ends of the floor,” said Jackson. “Watching the NBA today...
Via Larry Brown Sports
September 29, 2017  |  Discuss

2017 ACC Rankings Week Three

Atlantic 1. Clemson Tigers: Clemson QB, Kelly Bryant, had his best game of the season against the woeful Louisville secondary. He was 22/32, 316 yards, and had one TD. Clemson also laid it down on the ground with 297 yards rushing. Travis Etienne is a name that we will need to be aware of before the Tigers come to Blacksburg. Etienne only ran the ball six times, but had...
Via Gobbler Country
September 18, 2017

Josh Jackson doesn't expect to be traded for Kyrie Irving

The Phoenix Suns are one of the many teams that have shown interest in disgruntled Cleveland Cavaliers guard Kyrie Irving. The team was reportedly willing to help facilitate an Irving deal to another squad. Then, in an interesting turn of events, Phoenix got into the bidding war for the All-Star’s services.Though, Phoenix has remained steadfast that nether Devin Booker nor rookie...
Via Sportsnaut
August 13, 2017  |  Discuss

Does Josh Jackson for Kyrie Irving Make Sense?

The summer of Kyrie Irving trade rumors continues. The Cleveland Cavaliers have reportedly gotten calls from 20 teams about trading for Irving. The Phoenix Suns appear to be a crucial player in either a trade for Irving or a facilitator in a three team deal. Reports indicate that the...
Via King James Gospel
August 02, 2017

LeBron James asking behind the scenes if Josh Jackson is available for Kyrie Irving?

Fire up any and all of your LeGM jokes, compatriots.On an episode of ESPN’s “First Take” on Thursday, analyst Pablo Torre revealed that LeBron James has been taking an active part in Kyrie Irving trade negotiations on at least one front.“LeBron James is doing some LeBron James offseason work,” said Torre. “And my understanding is it’s not just Derrick Rose, it’s not just Eric Bledsoe...
Via Larry Brown Sports
July 27, 2017  |  Discuss

WATCH: 2017 NBA Summer League Post Game Show #1

Lottery picks De'Aaron Fox and Josh Jackson each score 18 points for their respective teams, but it's the Suns that win 89-85. Leo Beas and Manny Vieites give their 3 takeaways. Did you agree with them? What are your biggest takeaway? Join the conversation! If you enjoyed this video, share it with your fellow NBA fans. ► Subscribe to our YouTube Channel:
Via Cowbell Kingdom
July 08, 2017  |  Discuss

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