The Suns-Rocky II Comparison

Nash is the classic underdog story on an underdog team. (Barry Gossage/NBAE/Getty Images)

Nash is the classic underdog story on an underdog team. (Barry Gossage/NBAE/Getty Images)

Despite a 128-108 lost at the defending World Champion Celtics on Sunday, the sun seems to be slowly rising on Planet Orange lately. With more emphasis on running under new coach Alvin Gentry, the Suns seem to playing with a renewed sense of vitality and energy. Although they’ve lost Amar’e Stoudemire for the rest of the regular season and struggled as a team at times throughout the year, one gets the feeling that this team has a run left in them. So it got me to thinking, where have I seen this all before? [Read more...]