Phoenix Suns: A season to remember

It has been a couple days since the Phoenix Suns were eliminated from playoff contention. While most Suns fans still have a bitter taste in their mouths from those tough losses to close out the year, there’s a lot to be proud of. One thing I have to say is this team was fun to watch. Maybe one of the most entertaining teams all-time in the franchise’s history and that’s saying...
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Goodwin, Suns finish on high note

SACRAMENTO, Calif. -- Archie Goodwin scored 12 of his career-high 29 points in the fourth quarter and the Phoenix Suns defeated the Sacramento Kings 104-99 Wednesday night in the season finale for both teams. The Suns outscored the Kings 33-25 in the fourth quarter to snap a three-game losing streak. Goodwin, a rookie guard with little playing time this season, made a jumper to put...
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Suns prove it is okay to be mediocre

(Credit: 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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Eric Bledsoe tweets ‘Yo Mama’ to fan after worst player tweet

Sadly for the Phoenix Suns last night, they were eliminated for the Western Conference playoffs with a loss to the Memphis Grizzlies. After the game came to a conclusion, one angry Twitter user by the name of MEdwardsILP decided to send some Twitter hate in the direction of Bledsoe by calling him the worst player in the league in “all caps”. Bledsoe has the perfect response to...
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Suns’ Eric Bledsoe Tweets “Yo Mama” To Troll

The Phoenix Suns exceeded everyone’s expectations this season. Many national pundits predicted this team to win no more than 25 games. Well, Phoenix has won 47 games with one more to go. On the flip side however, they were eliminated from playoff contention after a heartbreaking 97-91 loss to Memphis last night. Eric Bledsoe didn’t have one of his better games. He only scored...
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Phoenix Suns: Despite Missing Playoffs, Team’s Future is Bright

The Phoenix Suns needed to beat the Memphis Grizzlies last night keep their playoff hopes alive. Unfortunately for Phoenix, the Grizzlies jumped out to a 10-point first quarter lead and never let up, eventually winning 97-91. With the win, Memphis clinched the final playoff spot in the Western Conference. For Phoenix, it’s the fourth straight season without a playoff appearance...
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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...
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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...
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Eric Bledsoe Shuts Down Twitter Troll With Yo Mama Joke

  Yo mama RT @MEdwardsILP: @EBled2 YOU’RE THE WORST PLAYER IN THE NBA — Eric Bledsoe (@EBled2) April 15, 2014   Eric Bledsoe: 1, fan: 0. After the Phoenix Suns were officially eliminated from the playoffs, one disgruntled fan took to Twitter to air their frustration with the rising star. Bledsoe could have taken the high road, but instead he decided to respond to criticism...
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Gerald Green compares losing finger to Terminator 2 scene

One of the feel good stories of the 2013-14 NBA season is the resurgence of Phoenix Suns forward Gerald Green. Green who bounced around the league for the last four seasons seems to have found a home in the Valley of the Sun and considering he only has nine fingers, it’s impressive to say the least. Recently, Green sat down Paul Coro of Arizona Central to talk about his season...
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Top five players the Suns should target

The Phoenix Suns have done it. They’ve surpassed all expectations, and are currently clawing their way into what could be an early first-round exit from the 2014 NBA Playoffs. Suns’ fans will probably tell me that I’m crazy, or that I’m being pessimistic, but the likelihood of them knocking off the Spurs in the first round is slim-to-none. As I write this, the Suns sit in...
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TPBT Awards: Sixth Man Of The Year

Markieff Morris – Jacob NobleThe conventional pick for this award is Taj Gibson, who will probably win.  I have to lean towards the 6th man on a team who may make the playoffs in the Western Conference, who are currently a half game out.  The Suns are having career years out of tons of guys and have been the leagues biggest surprise.  The Bulls on the other hand loss their best...
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Playoff hopes fading after Suns' loss to Mavs

The Suns had reasonable control over their volatile playoff-related destiny when they began Saturday's work shift in Dallas. By punch-out time, they would need assistance from unexpected and unreliable peers to keep this season's postseason dream alive. In the finale of what became a Texas two-step off a cliff on back-to-back nights, the Suns were beaten 101-98 by the Mavericks...
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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     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...
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