Newest Suns Report to First Practice

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Normally after a tough back-to-back, the Suns would have a day off the day after, especially when the next game is two days away. [Read more...]

Nash Ranks Fourth in All-Star Voting for West Guards

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The first returns are in for the 2011 NBA All-Star balloting and Suns guard Steve Nash is in the hunt for getting voted in as a starter. [Read more...]

Schedule Deals Suns Tough Start to Season

J-Rich and Co. will be done with the Heat by Christmas.
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The old axiom says, “It’s not how you start, it’s how you finish.” Fortunately for the Suns, their finish should be much less turbulent than their start. [Read more...]

The Gani Lawal D-League Update

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Since being sent down to the D-league on November 16, Gani Lawal has appeared in seven games for the Iowa Energy, who have the best record in the league at 7-1. [Read more...]

On the Road With Hakim

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With all of the travel associated with being a professional basketball player, the NBA season can be quite a grind at times. The Suns, who are one of just seven teams that played seven or less home games thus far this season, know that reality more than most teams right now. [Read more...]

Turkoglu Talks Turkey Day

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Bulls center Omer Asik, a rookie from Turkey, was hanging around fellow countryman Hedo Turkoglu before the tip-off of the Bulls-Suns game last Wednesday. Both players were a part of a Turkish National Team that gave Team USA everything it could handle in the gold medal game of the 2010 FIBA World Championships. [Read more...]

Lawal Impresses in D-League Debut

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Gani Lawal’s name in Nigerian means “lots of joy.” He certainly brought just that to the Iowa Energy this past weekend. [Read more...]

The Clone Wars Continue

A long time ago, in a galaxy far, far away…

Okay, it wasn’t really all that long ago, and it was actually on an orange planet pretty close by. But if you attended our game on April 11, you enjoyed a thrilling double-feature, as the Suns beat the Rockets on “Star Wars: The Clone Wars Night.”

The hardwood court at US Airways Center was invaded by Stormtroopers, bounty hunters and Sith Lords during the elaborate pre-game introductions, while the Gorilla used the Force to fight off the Dark Side and defeat the Rockets’ bear mascot, and the Suns Dancers wowed the crowd in vintage Princess Leia attire.

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Suns Charities Announces 2011 Suns & Stars Gala

The last season’s Suns pose with Kool & the Gang at the 2010 Gala.
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Phoenix Suns Charities is inviting Valley residents to rub elbows with Phoenix Suns players, coaches, and alumni at the annual Suns & Stars gala on Friday, March 11 at Talking Stick Resort. [Read more...]

Why Dudley Wanted to Remain in Phoenix

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About 8-10 minutes before the deadline for signing contract extensions expired last night, Jared Dudley inked a deal that could keep him a Sun for possibly five more years. [Read more...]