A Different Angle on Suns Coach Terry Porter

New Suns coach Terry Porter answers questions during the June 9th press conference.

New Suns coach Terry Porter answers questions during the June 9th press conference.

It’s official. Terry Porter is the new Phoenix Suns coach. During the press conference, a lot of the questions you would expect were asked and you could probably rattle off what most of the answers were, as well. That’s just what happens in a “presser”.

But I wanted to get our blog readers something a little different. You can go to other parts of Suns.com and get all of the “official” quotes about Terry Porter, what he’s going to bring to the organization, pictures of his playing and coaching career, why Suns GM Steve Kerr decided on Porter, etc. Reporters were all around the Suns’ top officials like Porter, Kerr, Senior VP of Basketball Operations David Griffin, VP of Player Programs Mark West, play-by-play man Al McCoy and color commentator Dan Majerle. But I wanted something different. So I went to Coach Porter’s family. [Read more...]