Shaq Gets "Punk'd" by Lou

<br><strong>Shaq may look serene here, but Lou is in trouble. (Josh Greene/Suns.com)</strong>

Shaq may look serene here, but Lou is in trouble. (Josh Greene/Suns.com)

I never saw the resemblance between Suns forward Louis Amundson and famous prankster Ashton Kutcher until Tuesday, when the ponytailed reserve decided to punk the “Master of Mischief” himself, Shaquille O’Neal. [Read more...]

Hill Likens Dallas Game to World Cup Final

This is the guy I would want on my team for a World Cup Final. (Jeff Vinnick/NBAE/Getty Images)

This is the guy I would want on my team for a World Cup Final.
(Jeff Vinnick/NBAE/Getty Images)

After calling the Suns matchup against the Mavs in Phoenix on March 10 the “Super Bowl,” Grant Hill upped the ante by referring to this Sunday’s showdown against the Mavs as the “World Cup.” [Read more...]

A Unique Proposal

The proposal was a surprise to the crowd, but most of all, to Rindy. (Barry Gossage/NBAE/Getty Images)

The proposal was a surprise to the crowd, but most of all, to Rindy.
(Barry Gossage/NBAE/Getty Images)

Trent Madsen is the kind of guy that is used to making a statement. One of the more aerially-gifted members of the Verve Sol Patrol, fans will know him as the guy with the No. 44 jersey that dunks off trampolines with the Gorilla during timeouts. [Read more...]

Dragic Steals Show From Tamia?

Dragic sang a song he never heard in his life. (Barry Gossage/NBAE/Getty)

Dragic sang a song he never heard in his life. (Barry Gossage/NBAE/Getty)

Where would a Suns fan head to watch forward Lou Amundson recite “Ice, Ice, Baby?” Well, the annual Suns & Stars Gala of course. [Read more...]

STAT Returns After Month-Long Abscence

STAT said that he's been watching a lot of reality TV. (Barry Gossage/NBAE/Getty Images)

STAT said that he's been watching a lot of reality TV. (Barry Gossage/NBAE/Getty Images)

Don’t think for a second that Amar’e Stoudemire was out of mind and out of sight, just because he couldn’t see out of one of his eyes. The Suns All-Star made his return to the arena Saturday for the first time since his operation on Feb. 20. But this time, he was decked out in some serious shades. [Read more...]

Barbosa to Miss One to Three Weeks

Barbosa is helped off the floor by the Suns' training staff Wednesday. (Barry Gossage/NBAE/Getty)

Barbosa is helped off the floor by the Suns' training staff Wednesday.(Barry Gossage/NBAE/Getty Images)

 

The Suns’ push for the postseason just got a little tougher today when Suns head athletic trainer Aaron Nelson announced that Leandro Barbosa suffered a proximal tibial bone bruise Wednesday night. [Read more...]

Shaq Plays Goalie at Practice

Shaq can reject shots in all sorts of ways.

Shaq can reject shots in all sorts of ways.

Shaq is obviously a man of many talents. A Renaissance man of entertainment… if you would. He’s already known for his dancing, rapping and comedic abilities, but what you didn’t know, is that he is also quite the… soccer goalie. [Read more...]

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...]

Shaq at All-Star: In His Own Words

O'Neal was "Shaquacious" with the media today. (David Sherman/NBAE/Getty Images)

O'Neal was "Shaquacious" with the media today. (David Sherman/NBAE/Getty Images)

As one of the most dominant players to ever play the game on the court and one of the most charismatic to chat with off of it, the media rolled over in droves to hear what Suns center Shaquille O’Neal had to say about his 15th All-Star appearance. 

Suns.com was on hand to record every second of the Big Cactus’ meeting with the press today, so we thought we’d provide you with some of the best snippets. Below is Shaq in his own words: [Read more...]

Amusing All-Star Tidbits

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Putting yourself in a photo not only proves that you showed up to work, but that you are, with a question, a two-bit hack. (Bill Baptist/NBAE/Getty Images)

If you are a hoops fanatic chances are you are doing two things: You’re either in Phoenix right now for 2009 NBA All-Star or you are glued to the computer because reading all of the morsels of information that we are feeding you. [Read more...]