Phoenix Suns center Alex Len has been fined $20,000 for initiating an altercation with Miami Heat center Hassan Whiteside and attempting to take him to the floor.
Whiteside has been fined $15,000 for escalating the incident by wrestling Len to the floor during Monday's game at Miami.
Suns forward Markieff Morris has been fined $15,000 for his flagrant-2 foul for making excessive...
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The Phoenix Suns have agreed upon a second 10-day contract with Earl Barron, a league source tells RealGM.
Barron has averaged 1.6 points and 0.8 rebounds in 5.5 minutes over five games with the Suns.
Barron was previously in the D-League with the Bakersfield Jam, where he averaged 20.3 points and 10.9 rebounds in 32.6 minutes per game.
Considering how quickly the relationship between the Phoenix Suns and Goran Dragic deteriorated this season, if we told you that the Slovenian point guard was the victim of a Flagrant 2 foul in his first game against his former team, you’d probably have visions of Kevin McHale, Kurt Rambis, and clotheslines dancing in your head.
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It’s always entertaining when two NBA big men battle it out on the court.
Monday night’s game between the Miami Heat and Phoenix Suns featured exactly that, when Hassan Whiteside and Alex Len got into a scuffle.
It all started when Whiteside dunked all over Len in the third quarter of the game. The Suns center wasn’t happy about it, so he shoved his counterpart.
During Monday’s Suns-Heat game, Hassan Whiteside and Alex Len got into a wrestling match. After a dunk during the third quarter, the two got tangled and resulted in Whiteside going for Len’s knees. Both were ejected for fighting. This guy’s reaction makes the fight: [Anthony Slater]
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Markieff Morris had no love for his ex-teammate Goran Dragic during Monday’s meeting between the Suns and Heat. Dragic was heading to the basket on a fastbreak during the third quarter and had a clear path at a layup, but Morris came from behind and pushed him as he was going for a block. His...Read More
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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...
The Phoenix Suns got blasted by the San Antonio Spurs at home Saturday 101-74, and Markieff Morris was disappointed with the crowd in addition to his team. Morris said it felt like there were more Spurs fans at US Airways Center than Suns fans. “I don’t think we have a home-court advantage,” Markieff said via...Read More
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By Troy Tauscher: Staff Writer/Hoopstuff…
Having overcome a collectively atrocious rookie season, some members of the 2013 draft class have spent this season overcoming busy labels and showing off impressive talent. Players like Cody Zeller, Shabazz Muhammad, and Rudy Gobert among others, have become...
PHOENIX -- While the debate regarding what the heck a point guard is and isn't -- or even if those players still should be defined as point guards -- continues to gather momentum, two of its categorically-confounding practitioners slugged it out on Thursday night.
"It was an epic battle," Suns forward P.J. Tucker said after watching teammate Eric Bledsoe's showdown with Russell Westbrook...
Phoenix Suns swingman Gerald Green got himself a 1967 Chevy Chevelle, then he dropped $26K tricking it out.
“We spoke to Ash from 713 Motoring in Houston and he tells us they pulled a Michael Jackson on Green’s whip — that is, making it totally unrecognizable from the original product.
We’re told the Suns swingman spared no expense on the ride — with a new sound system...
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...
PHOENIX -- The Suns will honor the past and the city of Phoenix on when they host the Oklahoma City Thunder on Thursday night by unveiling a new alternate uniform. They'll be suiting up in the PHXRising alternate combo, which hearkens back to the team's early years.
The sleeved, gray-based jerseys and shorts will be adorned with orange and black, symbolizing the "ash, smoke and embers...
Danny Ainge’s first call of the transaction window for the 2014-15 NBA season involved Isaiah Thomas. So did one of his last.
Shortly before Thursday’s 3 p.m. ET trade deadline, Ainge was able to swing a deal to bring Thomas to the Boston Celtics from the Phoenix Suns. In doing so, the Celtics’ president of basketball operations was able to acquire a player...
Looking to be dealt before the trade deadline on Thursday, Phoenix Suns guard Goran Dragic absolutely laid into the team’s front office in a Q&A with reporters on Wednesday.
Seemingly upset about the team’s unwillingness to engage in serious long-term extension negotiations, Dragic had this to say.
I don’t trust them anymore. It happens too many times. Two or three times...
Throughout the 2014-2015 NBA season, former Syracuse University point guard and Phoenix Suns draft pick Tyler Ennis has been shuffling back and forth between Phoenix and the D-League. In fact, he’s only played in eight games for the Suns, while spending the rest of his time with the Bakersfield Jam. Well, it might finally be […]
Goran Dragic’s representatives met with the Phoenix Suns on Tuesday to inform the team that the point guard will not re-sign with them after the season. Dragic is also hoping the team will trade him prior to the deadline on Thursday. USA Today’s Sam Amick reported news of the meeting Tuesday and says Dragic’s desire...Read More
Goran Dragic doesn’t want to be in Phoenix anymore.
According to Sam Amick of USA Today, the Suns point guard has told team officials in a Tuesday meeting that he has no plans to re-sign in Phoenix this summer as a free agent.
Now it’s up to general manager Ryan McDonough to trade Dragic before Thursday’s deadline.
Dragic’s agent, Billy King, told Adrian Wojnarowski...
The New York Knicks and Los Angeles Lakers are showing interest in Miles Plumlee.
The New York Knicks and Los Angeles Lakers both reportedly have interest in Phoenix Suns center Miles Plumlee.NBC Sports reports that the Suns are looking to deal Plumlee due to the success of Alex Len and the acquisition of Brandan Wright.
It’s not expected to see a deal take place before the...
Executives say Utah has significant threshold for Enes Kanter deal – including young player, 1st rounder, etc – but several teams pursuing.
— Adrian Wojnarowski (@WojYahooNBA) February 17, 2015
If the Suns make a move before deadline, it is far more likely to include Isaiah Thomas and/or Gerald Green, league sources tell Yahoo.
— Adrian Wojnarowski (@WojYahooNBA...
Phoenix Suns forward P.J. Tucker and point guard Eric Bledsoe committed a silly first quarter turnover with a botched inbounds pass during Tuesday night's game against Houston.After a Rockets basket that gave Houston a 17-8 lead, Tucker took the ball and was about to make the inbounds pass when Bledsoe called for it. Tucker already had his foot out of bounds when he tossed it to...
The Suns have been a good team this season, but they could be sporting a much better record had the ball not have taken a kind bounce or more luck was on their side and not their opponent’s.
The Suns are 29-24 but… well… let’s just say the basketball gods have not been kind to Phoenix when it comes to the waning seconds of games.
Check out each and every heartbreaking loss...
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Let this be a warning to all Twitter trolls out there. Sometimes, people actually read what you Tweet. That’s what Twitter user @WaveGameDumb found out when he decided to Tweet out this perfunctory piece of sexism at the Phoenix Suns on Thursday. y'all better not play like females @Suns — Ameer (@WaveGameDumb) February 6, 2015
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