BRANDON KNIGHT NEWS

Suns guard Knight has arthroscopic surgery on left ankle

  Phoenix Suns guard Brandon Knight has had arthroscopic surgery on his left ankle. The Suns said Saturday that Dr. Richard Ferkel performed the surgery Friday in Los Angeles. Acquired from Milwaukee on Feb. 19, Knight averaged 17.0 points and career highs of 5.2 assists, 3.9 rebounds and 1.4 steals in 63 games this season. He missed 16 of the final 17 games.
Via AP on Fox
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Suns' Brandon Knight has arthroscopic surgery on left ankle

PHOENIX (AP) Phoenix Suns guard Brandon Knight has had arthroscopic surgery on his left ankle. The Suns said Saturday that Dr. Richard Ferkel performed the surgery Friday in Los Angeles. Acquired from Milwaukee on Feb. 19, Knight averaged 17.0 points and career highs of 5.2 assists, 3.9 rebounds and 1.4 steals in 63 games this season. He missed 16 of the final 17 games.
Via AP on Fox
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Brandon Knight Undergoes Surgery On Left Ankle

Brandon Knight underwent surgery on his left ankle on Friday. Knight will be a restricted free agent this offseason. The Phoenix Suns acquired Knight at the trade deadline and he was limited due to the injury.
Via RealGM
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Suns positioned to get stronger over offseason

PHOENIX (AP) A playoff just-miss last season under a new coach and general manager had the Phoenix Suns looking ready to end their postseason drought this year. The Suns had the core of their team returning, point guard Isaiah Thomas added to the roster and leading scorer Eric Bledsoe healthy again - plenty of reason to think they could be even better than last season's 23-game...
Via AP on Fox
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Brandon Knight likely to miss rest of NBA season

Brandon Knight’s brief stint with the Phoenix Suns may already be over. According to Paul Coro of the Arizona Republic, Knight is likely done for the 2014-15 season due to a heel bone bruise from the sprained left ankle injury he suffered earlier in March. “From our standpoint, we need that to heal so I […]
Via Kentucky Sports Connection
13 days ago  |  Discuss

Trail Blazers clinch playoff spot with victory over Suns

  Damian Lillard scored 19 points before sitting the final quarter and the Portland Trail Blazers secured a playoff berth with a 109-86 victory Monday night over the Phoenix Suns. The Blazers have won four straight as they edge closer to their first Northwest Division title since 2008-09. LaMarcus Aldridge added 17 points and seven rebounds, and Portland led by as many as 31 points...
Via AP on Fox
21 days ago  |  Discuss

Phoenix Suns: The Brandon Knight Problem

(Source: Christian Petersen/Getty Images North America) By Troy Tauscher: Staff Writer/Hoopstuff… The Phoenix Suns have developed a reputation for awkward situations. From buzzer beaters that never should go in, to strange acquisitions and breakups, the Suns are just having a weird season. Added to the list of 2015 unlucky situations is that Brandon Knight has a sprained ankle...
Via HoopStuff
March 17, 2015  |  Discuss

Five biggest storylines to close out the NBA season

The 2014-15 NBA regular season has entered its final month, and there certainly isn’t a shortage of storylines leading into the playoffs. A few individual players and teams are worth watching because their success—or lack thereof—will help shape the postseason, the most important part of any professional league. While the Western Conference is the premier faction of the...
Via Sportsnaut
March 15, 2015  |  Discuss

Preview: Wolves at Suns

Despite their recent woes, the Phoenix Suns have managed to remain above .500 since late December. They'll try to extend that stay Wednesday night with a visit from the Western Conference-worst Minnesota Timberwolves. Phoenix (33-32) has been one of the NBA's worst teams since Jan. 31 with a 5-12 record, dropping into 10th place in the highly competitive West. The Suns, who haven...
Via AP on Fox
March 11, 2015  |  Discuss

Brandon Knight’s Career Is Quickly Being Defined By Stuff Like This

Poor Brandon Knight. The third year pro from Kentucky has put up some decent numbers throughout his career, averaging 15.3 ppg and 4.5 apg. He also has a nice looking, gentle face. Overall, Knight is a talented player and seems to be a genuine guy. Despite that solid production and nice demeanor, Knight is currently on his third NBA team. And unfortunately, Knight’s career is...
Via Busted Coverage
March 08, 2015  |  Discuss

J.R. Smith Murders Brandon Knight With Cross-Over, Dishes To Kevin Love For The Three

Although he’s now with the Phoenix Suns, Brandon Knight is still having some trouble staying on his feet while guarding a member of the Cleveland Cavaliers.  Watch as J.R. Smith, who finished with 7 points in Saturday’s Cavs win, sends Knight to the ground with a nasty crossover and then finds Kevin Love for the […] The post J.R. Smith Murders Brandon Knight With Cross-Over...
Via Diehardsport
March 08, 2015  |  Discuss

J.R. Smith crossover drops Brandon Knight during Cavaliers-Suns

There are few things more interesting than an amazing crossover that causes the defender to fall down and during tonight’s Cavaliers-Suns game, J.R. Smith showed off his crossover ability. In the first quarter of play, Smith was being guarded by Brandon Knight and watch as Smith’s crossover sends Brandon Knight falling down and leads to a Kevin Love three-pointer: That was...
Via That NBA Lottery Pick
March 07, 2015  |  Discuss

Suns rally late in 4th, beat Nets in OT

  Marcus Morris made the tiebreaking basket and scored 19 points, twin brother Markieff Morris and Eric Bledsoe also had 19, and the Phoenix Suns beat the Brooklyn Nets 108-100 in overtime Friday night. Brandon Knight shook off a poor shooting night to make two baskets in overtime for the Suns, who flirted with NBA infamy by missing their first 21 3-point attempts and trailed by...
Via AP on Fox
March 06, 2015  |  Discuss

Suns-Nets Preview

While Brandon Knight seeks to build on his best scoring performance since coming to Phoenix, the Suns try to boost their playoff hopes Friday night by dealing a blow to the Brooklyn Nets' chances. The Suns got the high-scoring Knight from Milwaukee in a three-team deal Feb. 19, and he had a combined 39 points in his first two starts with his new team before briefly losing his shooting...
Via AP on Fox
March 05, 2015  |  Discuss

Suns burn Magic with second-half surge

ORLANDO, Fla. -- Brandon Knight had 28 points and seven assists in his best game for Phoenix, and the Suns overcame a 15-point deficit to beat the Orlando Magic 105-100 on Wednesday night. Markief Morris added 23 points and six rebounds, and P.J. Tucker scored all 19 of his points in the second half to help Phoenix snap a two-game skid and improve to 4-10 in its last 14. The Suns...
Via AP on Fox
March 04, 2015  |  Discuss

Suns have big 3rd-quarter rally, beat Magic 105-100

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) Brandon Knight had 28 points and seven assists in his best game for Phoenix, and the Suns overcame a 15-point deficit to beat the Orlando Magic 105-100 on Wednesday night. Markief Morris added 23 points and six rebounds, and P.J. Tucker scored all 19 of his points in the second half to help Phoenix snap a two-game skid and improve to 4-10 in its last 14. The Suns...
Via AP on Fox
March 04, 2015  |  Discuss

Magic fall behind in 3rd, can't catch back up to Suns

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) -- Brandon Knight had 28 points and seven assists in his best game for Phoenix, and the Suns overcame a 15-point deficit to beat the Orlando Magic 105-100 on Wednesday night. Markief Morris added 23 points and six rebounds, and P.J. Tucker scored all 19 of his points in the second half to help Phoenix snap a two-game skid and improve to 4-10 in its last 14. The...
Via AP on Fox
March 04, 2015  |  Discuss

Phoenix Suns: Brandon Knight’s Free Agent Status

(Source: Christian Petersen/Getty Images North America) By Troy Tauscher: Staff Writer/Hoopstuff… With the NBA salary cap poised to skyrocket, several free agents around the league are going to be asking for more money than the outside world might think they are worth.   New Suns guard Brandon Knight is one of many candidates to become a very rich man come summer. Knight will...
Via HoopStuff
March 01, 2015  |  Discuss

Nuggets fall to Suns, take 8th straight home loss as injuries pile up

  Brandon Knight hit two key late 3-pointers and had 19 points to help the Phoenix Suns snap a five-game losing streak with a 110-96 victory over the injury-depleted Denver Nuggets on Wednesday night. Eric Bledsoe added 18 points for the Suns, who had six players score in double figures as they ended a seven-game road skid. The Suns grabbed 65 rebounds, most in the NBA this season...
Via AP on Fox
February 26, 2015  |  Discuss

Knight helps Suns take down Nuggets, end five-game skid

DENVER -- Brandon Knight hit two key late 3-pointers and had 19 points to help the Phoenix Suns snap a five-game losing streak with a 110-96 victory over the injury-depleted Denver Nuggets on Wednesday night. Eric Bledsoe added 18 points for the Suns, who had six players score in double figures as they ended a seven-game road skid. The Suns grabbed 65 rebounds, most in the NBA this...
Via AP on Fox
February 25, 2015  |  Discuss

Knight helps Suns take down Nuggets, end five-game skid

DENVER -- Brandon Knight hit two key late 3-pointers and had 19 points to help the Phoenix Suns snap a five-game losing streak with a 110-96 victory over the injury-depleted Denver Nuggets on Wednesday night. Eric Bledsoe added 18 points for the Suns, who had six players score in double figures as they ended a seven-game road skid. The Suns grabbed 65 rebounds, most in the NBA this...
Via Fox Sports Arizona
February 25, 2015  |  Discuss

Suns Were Planning On Pursuing Brandon Knight In Free Agency

The Phoenix Suns were prepared to "go after (Brandon Knight) hard" in the offseason before trading for him at the deadline. Knight will be a restricted free agent and their chances of re-signing him are significantly higher than if they were to pursue him in the open market. The Suns traded the Los Angeles Lakers' future first round pick to acquire Knight. The Suns believe Knight...
Via RealGM
February 25, 2015  |  Discuss

The Phoenix Suns Seem To Think The Lakers Will Do Well In Free Agency This Summer

On Thursday, the Phoenix Suns traded the Lakers’ 2015 first-round draft pick to the Philadelphia 76ers in a three-way trade involving Brandon Knight and Michael Carter-Williams. The pick, which the Suns acquired in the Steve Nash sign-and-trade back in 2012, is top-five protected this year and top-three protected in 2016. Some were surprised that the Suns gave up the Lakers’...
Via Lakerholicz.com
February 24, 2015  |  Discuss

Suns head to Denver looking to reverse fortunes vs. skidding Nuggets

Not surprisingly, the Phoenix Suns and Denver Nuggets have continued to stumble after shipping out key players at the trade deadline. Both teams are winless since those deals were made, leaving Phoenix at risk of falling to .500 for the first time in two months and Denver hoping to avoid its longest home losing streak in 17 years as they meet Wednesday night. The Nuggets (20-36)...
Via Fox Sports Arizona
February 24, 2015  |  Discuss

Knight suiting up for Suns against Bulls

CHICAGO (AP) Brandon Knight is ready to suit up for the Phoenix Suns. Coach Jeff Hornacek says the newly acquired guard is coming off the bench against the Chicago Bulls on Saturday night. The 23-year-old Knight was leading the Bucks in scoring and was a catalyst behind Milwaukee's turnaround before Phoenix acquired him in a major overhaul Thursday at the trade deadline. That came...
Via AP on Fox
February 21, 2015  |  Discuss
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