The Suns May Have Found Socks 2.0

When you think fashion in the NBA you probably think of long shorts, throwback jerseys, sneakers and the occasional pair of glasses that resemble something that came from the Steve Urkel collection. (Sorry, I won’t name names. SportsCenter does that for me.)

If fans ever talk about players based on what they wear it’s usually about their headbands or their new signature kicks. Rarely do they notice a player’s socks. In the mid 90s Suns fans were the exception. They took note of guard Elliot Perry’s knee-high tube socks. The long white hosiery with the embroidered blue and red NBA logo swallowed his leg from toe to calf like a cotton python. The unique look earned him the simple, yet appropriate, nickname, ‘Socks’. [Read more...]

They Call Me "Espo"

 

Hi, my name is Greg Esposito, my friends call me Espo and I’m a Phoenix Suns-aholic.

While most people battle their addictions, try to ignore them or get help for them, I wear mine as a badge of honor and have since I was a five year old growing up in Chandler. No matter how many Lakers, Bulls or Rockets fans tried to sway me, I stayed loyal to the purple and orange. [Read more...]