PHOENIX SUNS NEWS

Suns snap six-game skid with rally in Charlotte

CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- Reserve Isaiah Thomas scored 23 points, Goran Dragic had 20 and the Phoenix Suns snapped a six-game losing streak with a 111-106 victory over the struggling Charlotte Hornets on Wednesday night. Thomas was 7 of 13 from the field and had two key free throws in the final minute as Phoenix erased an early 17-point deficit. Dragic, who missed the last two games with...
Via AP on Fox
17 hours ago  |  Discuss

Goran Dragi returns with 20 points, helps Suns beat Hornets

  Reserve Isaiah Thomas scored 23 points, Goran Dragic had 20 and the Phoenix Suns snapped a six-game losing streak with a 111-106 victory over the struggling Charlotte Hornets on Wednesday night. Thomas was 7 of 13 from the field and had two key free throws in the final minute as Phoenix erased an early 17-point deficit. Dragic, who missed the last two games with a back injury...
Via AP on Fox
17 hours ago  |  Discuss

Suns snap six-game skid with rally in Charlotte

CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- Reserve Isaiah Thomas scored 23 points, Goran Dragic had 20 and the Phoenix Suns snapped a six-game losing streak with a 111-106 victory over the struggling Charlotte Hornets on Wednesday night. Thomas was 7 of 13 from the field and had two key free throws in the final minute as Phoenix erased an early 17-point deficit. Dragic, who missed the last two games with...
Via Fox Sports Arizona
17 hours ago  |  Discuss

Thomas, Dragic lead Suns over Hornets, 111-106

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) Reserve Isaiah Thomas scored 23 points, Goran Dragic had 20 and the Phoenix Suns snapped a six-game losing streak with a 111-106 victory over the struggling Charlotte Hornets on Wednesday night. Thomas was 7 of 13 from the field and had two key free throws in the final minute as Phoenix erased an early 17-point deficit. Dragic, who missed the last two games...
Via AP on Fox
17 hours ago  |  Discuss

Suns forward Morris ejected against Hornets

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) Phoenix Suns forward Markieff Morris has been ejected for arguing with officials. Morris was thrown out midway through the third quarter of Wednesday night's game against the Charlotte Hornets after jawing at officials for several minutes over plays he thought should have been called fouls. An agitated Morris left the game with 13 points on 6-of-10 shooting...
Via AP on Fox
18 hours ago  |  Discuss

Goran Dragic back from injury for Suns against Hornets

  Phoenix Suns coach Jeff Hornacek says guard Goran Dragic will return to the starting lineup against the Charlotte Hornets after missing the last two games with a strained back. Dragic is averaging 16.1 points, 4.0 assists and 3.4 per assists for the Suns (12-14), who are looking to break a six-game losing streak Wednesday night against the Hornets. The Hornets (6-18) have lost...
Via AP on Fox
20 hours ago  |  Discuss

Dragic back in lineup for Suns against Hornets

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) Phoenix Suns coach Jeff Hornacek says guard Goran Dragic will return to the starting lineup against the Charlotte Hornets after missing the last two games with a strained back. Dragic is averaging 16.1 points, 4.0 assists and 3.4 per assists for the Suns (12-14), who are looking to break a six-game losing streak Wednesday night against the Hornets. The Hornets...
Via AP on Fox
21 hours ago  |  Discuss

Suns look to end skid in Charlotte

The Suns are in Charlotte tonight to open a three-game road trip out east and will look to put an end to their six-game losing streak. FOX Sports Arizona's coverage begins at 4:30 p.m. with Suns Live. Here's a look at what the broadcast has planned: -- Markieff Morris played brilliantly Monday vs. Bucks (clutch hoops down the stretch);  does it continue on this trip? -- Al Jefferson...
Via Fox Sports Arizona
22 hours ago  |  Discuss

The Good and Bad of Phoenix Suns Isaiah Thomas

Back in July the Phoenix Suns agreed to a sign and trade deal with the Sacramento Kings for Isaiah Thomas, in exchange the Kings received a $7 million trade exception and the draft rights to Alex Oriakhi. Oriakhi currently plays in Lithuania while Thomas is averaging nearly 15 PPG and almost 4 APG and is a contender for sixth man of the year. No one is doubting that Isaiah Thomas...
Via isportsweb.com
23 hours ago  |  Discuss

Isaiah Thomas: Agent Firing Unrelated To Suns' Future

Isaiah Thomas recently fired agent Andy Miller and said the move was unrelated to his future with the Phoenix Suns, despite dot-connectors and his recent comments to CBS Sports that the situation "was not what I expected." Miller negotiated Thomas' four-year, $27 million contract with Phoenix in July. "It's unrelated to the Suns," Thomas said of firing his agent. "I lost trust in...
Via RealGM
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Knicks and Suns discussing blockbuster trade featuring Amar’e Stoudemire and either Bledsoe or Dragic

Could Amar’e Stoudemire be on his way back to Phoenix? It’s no secret around the NBA that Phoenix is in need of front court help. The Suns have a plethora of point guards on their roster and a lot of money tied up with three players that are essentially the same player. And as Howard Beck has reported, the Suns could be potential sellers as the trade deadline approaches because...
Via Pass The Pill
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Suns-Hornets Preview

The Phoenix Suns' recent woes continued with another heartbreaking loss last time out. The Charlotte Hornets haven't been able to get it together, either. Looking to avoid a seventh consecutive defeat, Phoenix opens a three-game road trip at last-place Charlotte on Wednesday night. The Suns (12-14) have experienced several close calls during their skid, including a 121-120 overtime...
Via AP on Fox
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Suns' point guards struggling to deliver quality looks

PHOENIX -- The key component in any  interpretation of the Suns and their sputtering offense is perspective. As witnessed by Coach Jeff Hornacek, his team has an abundance of dribble-penetration types who usually rocket toward the hoop with a less-than-altruistic purpose. On more than one occasion, Hornacek has said that too infrequently, the primary focus of his ballhandlers is...
Via Fox Sports Arizona
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Road reaction: Bucks 96, Suns 94

Khris Middleton's 3-pointer at the buzzer lifted Milwaukee to an emotional win, but the Bucks won't know if Monday's 96-94 victory over the Phoenix Suns is bittersweet until sometime in the coming days. The extent of a left knee injury suffered by rookie Jabari Parker will determine that, as the concern over the health of the No. 2 overall pick in last June's draft cast a bit of...
Via Fox Sports Wisconsin
2 days ago  |  Discuss

'Bad things' lead to Suns sixth straight loss

PHOENIX -- The best way to prevent a 25-foot, turnaround, buzzer-beating, clank-bank-spin-and-in shot delivered by some guy named Khris Middleton was for the Suns' Marcus Morris not to execute a timely switch on the inbound pass and offer a vigorous challenge. "They cut me off, I tried to spin around and get a good look at the rim, and I did and it was lucky it just went off the...
Via Fox Sports Arizona
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Another buzzer-beater sends Suns to 6th straight loss

PHOENIX -- Khris Middleton hit a 3-pointer at the buzzer, giving the Milwaukee Bucks a 96-94 win over the Phoenix Suns Monday night. Middleton's shot bounced off the backboard and curled into the net for the game winner. It was the biggest three points of the 14 he scored on the night. The Bucks trailed 94-93 after Markieff Morris knocked down a 14-foot jumper from inside the free...
Via AP on Fox
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Suns players wear 'I Can't Breathe' T-shirts

PHOENIX (AP) The Phoenix Suns took the court for pregame warmups Monday night wearing T-shirts bearing the protest slogan ''I Can't Breathe.'' The Suns wore the shirts before their game against the Milwaukee Bucks. They were following players, including LeBron James and Kobe Bryant, who have recently worn similar shirts in a show of support for the family of Eric Garner, who died...
Via AP on Fox
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Middleton, Bucks stun Suns in final seconds

Khris Middleton hit a 3-pointer at the buzzer, giving the Milwaukee Bucks a 96-94 win over the Phoenix Suns Monday night. Middleton's shot bounced off the backboard and curled into the net for the game winner. It was the biggest three points of the 14 he scored on the night. The Bucks trailed 94-93 after Markieff Morris knocked down a 14-foot jumper from inside the free-throw line...
Via AP on Fox
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Khris Middleton beats Suns with wacky buzzer-beating three-pointer

The Milwaukee Bucks were down, 94-93, against the Phoenix Suns with 3.5 seconds left. The Bucks went to Khris Middleton, whose claim to fame is that he spells the name “Chris” with a K (that’s not his fault). Anyway, he spins away from Marcus Morris and put up a wacky three-pointer and… Well, you know why we posted this. Khris with a K made the three-pointer miraculously...
Via That NBA Lottery Pick
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Another buzzer-beater sends Suns to 6th straight loss

PHOENIX -- Khris Middleton hit a 3-pointer at the buzzer, giving the Milwaukee Bucks a 96-94 win over the Phoenix Suns Monday night. Middleton's shot bounced off the backboard and curled into the net for the game winner. It was the biggest three points of the 14 he scored on the night. The Bucks trailed 94-93 after Markieff Morris knocked down a 14-foot jumper from inside the free...
Via Fox Sports Arizona
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Bucks’ Jabari Parker Leaves Game Vs. Suns With Sprained Knee (Video)

PHOENIX — Milwaukee Bucks forward Jabari Parker left the Milwaukee Bucks’ game against the Phoenix Suns early in the third quarter because of a left knee sprain. The Bucks said Monday night Parker would not return. Parker’s knee appeared to buckle on a drive to the basket before he collided with the Suns’ P.J. Tucker, and Parker was unable to get to his feet immediately afterward...
Via NESN.com
2 days ago  |  Discuss

VIDEO: Jabari Parker Injures Knee Against Phoenix Suns

Jabari Parker injured his knee against the Phoenix Suns. Here's video of the play in which he collided with PJ Tucker.
Via Gamedayr
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Suns guard Dragic sat out against Bucks

PHOENIX (AP) Phoenix Suns guard Goran Dragic sat out against the Milwaukee Bucks on Monday night, missing his second straight game with a lower back strain. Dragic, who also missed the Suns' game at Oklahoma City on Sunday, leads the team in scoring with 16.1 points per game. Gerald Green started in place of Dragic.
Via AP on Fox
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Bucks at Suns preview

The previous 10 days has seen the Phoenix Suns unable to score, unable to defend and unable to win. Those struggles could be accentuated Monday night against a Milwaukee Bucks team carrying the momentum from its biggest win of its season. The Suns (12-13) have allowed 108.2 points per game during their five-game skid, which ranks as the third-worst scoring defense in the NBA since...
Via AP on Fox
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Bucks-Suns Preview

The previous 10 days has seen the Phoenix Suns unable to score, unable to defend and unable to win. Those struggles could be accentuated Monday night against a Milwaukee Bucks team carrying the momentum from its biggest win of its season. The Suns (12-13) have allowed 108.2 points per game during their five-game skid, which ranks as the third-worst scoring defense in the NBA since...
Via AP on Fox
3 days ago  |  Discuss
Suns News
Delivered to your inbox
You'll also receive Yardbarker's daily Top 10, featuring the best sports stories from around the web. Customize your newsletter to get articles on your favorite sports and teams. And the best part? It's free!

By clicking "Sign Me Up", you have read and agreed to the Fox Sports Digital Privacy Policy and Terms of Use. You can opt out at any time. For more information, please see our Privacy Policy.

In Matt Kemp, did the Dodgers find a pigeon in Padres?

Why the Saints are legit playoff threat

Impact of U.S.-Cuba relations on MLB

Andrew Hawkins and other athletes gain support for social statement attire

NBA's most underrated players

Michael Vick nearly debt-free

Dolphins CB rips Brady's career plans

Biggest winners of the MLB offseason

Brian Billick owns Browns fan

C's in serious trade talks about Rondo

Pelini has profane words for Nebraska AD

When bowl results mean more for one school than another

Today's Best Stuff
For Bloggers

Join the Yardbarker Network for more promotion, traffic, and money.

Company Info
Help
What is Yardbarker?

Yardbarker is the largest network of sports blogs and pro athlete blogs on the web. This site is the hub of the Yardbarker Network, where our editors and algorithms curate the best sports content from our network and beyond.