Suns One On One: Charles Barkley

Suns One On One host Greg Esposito caught up with Suns legend and hall of famer Charles Barkley at the US Airways Center while he was in town working for TNT. The two discussed the 1992-93 season, the NBA Finals, God and why ESPN’s Bill Simmons is wrong. Hear all that and much more on this week’s episode.

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The Longest Day in Suns History

June 20th is the longest day of the year.

Not just because it’s the summer solstice and our second grade science teacher told us it is back in the day, but because of something that changed the lives of Suns fans forever 19 years ago.

It’s the longest day of the year because on this day in 1993 John Paxson found a way to act like a character from Mortal Kombat and reach into the metaphorical chest of Suns fans to rip out their collective hearts. [Read more...]

Happy Anniversary Sir Charles

This marks my 20th anniversary.

I’m not talking about a wedding anniversary – I’m not convinced someone could spend 20 years with me without losing their mind anyways. I am, however, talking about an anniversary with my first love, and don’t worry, I told my wife she’d always be No. 2 on this list.

It’s not a woman I fell in love with years ago or even a person. You see, 20 years ago today, an eight-year-old Espo became a Phoenix Suns fan. [Read more...]