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Suns Rumors: Bledsoe, Phoenix still far apart on deal

The contract negations between the Phoenix Suns and restricted free agent Eric Bledsoe would make a good soap opera story line. Lots of drama, hurt feelings, and of plenty of rumors. The relationship between the two parties may be irraparable according to a report from Chris Haynes of Comcast Sportsnet Northwest:"According to league sources, an “ominous development” has...
Via Sports Rumor Alert
20 hours ago  |  Discuss

Why Big Name Restricted Free Agents Are Still Available.

Two names come to mind when it comes to restricted free agents. Eric Bledsoe and Greg Monroe. Both of which, this late into free agency are still available. No one will argue with you that both these players could make a big impact on almost any team in the league. So why are they still sitting on the RFA list?Well it all stems from the rules surrounding RFA's and the fact that...
Via Route4Sports
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Phoenix Suns: Relationship between Team & Eric Bledsoe is “Irrepairable”

Restricted free agent Eric Bledsoe was expected to be one of the hottest names on the market this summer, but surprisingly, he hasn’t drawn much attention at all. The Phoenix Suns seem to be fine with that too, as they’ve spent their attention brining in another undersized point guard in Isaiah Thomas. Bledsoe is clearly aggravated with the progress between the two sides on a...
Via Standing O Sports
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Sources: Suns relationship with star Eric Bledsoe on verge of irreparable

Things aren’t looking good when it comes to negotiations between the Phoenix Suns and their restricted free agent star guard Eric Bledsoe. According to league sources, an “ominous development” has arisen with sides still “very far apart” in contract negotiations. It has even escalated to the point where the “relationship is on the express lane to being ruined,” a source...
Via Pro Sports Daily
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Phoenix Suns’ P.J. Tucker Arrested In May On ‘Super Extreme DUI’ Charge

Scottsdale police arrested Phoenix Suns forward P.J. Tucker back in May on a DUI charge — but not just any DUI charge. According to a police report obtained Monday by, Tucker was charged with “super extreme DUI” after blowing a .201 — more than twice the legal limit in Arizona — on a preliminary breathalyzer test following a traffic stop. Further tests determined...
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Phoenix Suns forward P.J. Tucker arrested for “super extreme” DUI back in May

It was reported earlier today that Phoenix Suns forward P.J. Tucker was arrested on May 10 for “super exteme” DUI in Scottsdale, Arizona.   JUST IN: #Suns player P.J. Tucker arrested, accused of ‘super extreme’ DUI via @azcsports — azcentral (@azcentral) July 29, 2014 According to the police report, Tucker was initially...
Via Phoenix Sports-Kings
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Suns forward P.J. Tucker facing charges of 'super extreme' DUI

Phoenix Suns forward P.J. Tucker, who last week signed a three-year, $16.5 million contract, is facing charges of "super extreme DUI" in Scottsdale relating to an incident in May, according to According to a Scottsdale Police Department report cited by azcentral, Tucker's blood-alcohol content was .201 on a preliminary breath test after being pulled over...
Via Fox Sports Arizona
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Suns P.J. Tucker arrested for 'extreme DUI' in May

In May of this year, Suns PJ Tucker was arrested for what is described by the Scottsdale Police as “super extreme DUI.” Tucker’s blood alcohol content registered at .201 on a preliminary breath test in the field on May 10, according to Scottsdale police. A driver is considered legally drunk for a DUI charge in Arizona at .08 blood-alcohol content. A blood test administered...
Via BlackSportsOnline
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Phoenix Suns: What Should Be Their Starting 5?

Phoenix Suns: What Should Be Their Starting 5? By Troy Tauscher: Staff Writer At Hoopstuff… A season removed from a surprisingly successful season , the Phoenix Suns are looking to get into the playoffs with their recent roster additions. The additions of Isaiah Thomas, Anthony Tolliver, and rookie T.J. Warren should help that objective, but a question remains: Who should be in...
Via HoopStuff
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Isaiah Thomas 'felt very disrespected' by Kings

Isaiah Thomas is extremely happy to be with an organization that appreciates him rather than looks for an excuse to replace him. Thomas was sent by the Sacramento Kings to the Phoenix Suns and signed a four-year, $27 million deal as part of a sign-and-trade this summer. Thomas said at his introductory press conference earlier […]
Via Larry Brown Sports
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Suns waive guard Dionte Christmas

The Phoenix Suns, who appear well set in the backcourt, waived guard Dionte Christmas on Thursday. Christmas averaged 2.3 points, 1.2 rebounds and 6.4 minutes while appearing in 31 games last season as an NBA rookie. The Suns recently signed free agent guard Isaiah Thomas, who joins third-team All-NBA point guard Goran Dragic and, potentially, restricted free agent guard Eric Bledsoe...
Via Fox Sports Arizona
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Phoenix Suns release Dionte Christmas

  The Phoenix Suns ended Christmas early this summer by waiving fan and locker room favorite Dionte Christmas. Christmas was on a non-guaranteed contract for the upcoming 2014-2015 season. The move will save the Suns $816,482 this year. However with the glut of guards and small forwards, including the two new first round picks from this years draft Tyler Ennis and T.J. Warren...
Via Phoenix Sports-Kings
6 days ago  |  Discuss

What Exactly Are the Phoenix Suns Doing?

Nobody seems to have a handle on what the Phoenix Suns are trying to do this offseason. Despite the lofty (and unrealistic) initial goal of signing both LeBron James and Carmelo Anthony, Phoenix has been fairly quiet so far in the offseason. The Suns wisely spent $3 million per year on role player extraordinaire Anthony Tolliver, a cost-effective and reasonable replacement for Channing...
Via The Sports Post
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Warren makes stellar impression with Summer League Suns

PHOENIX -- In 2013, what happened for the Suns in Vegas didn't stay there. And that was a good thing. The rise of the Morris twins in the NBA Summer League continued in Phoenix, and P.J. Tucker went directly from The Strip to the Suns' starting lineup. Things were more forgettable this season, although it's unwise to go all-in on anything that happens while working against...
Via Fox Sports Arizona
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Phoenix Suns: Goran Dragic set to continue success?

In fantasy basketball, there are always a limited number of point guards that can score and give you great production in terms of points. Many superstars on teams are not point guards and you are usually stuck with a point guard who gives you decent production. Don't make that mistake this year and draft the one point guard who will have another great year. Goran Dragic. Dragic...
Via Route4Sports
10 days ago  |  Discuss
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