Suns to Begin Search for Free Agents

The Suns front office will hit the phones at midnight on July 1. (McPeek/Suns.com)

The Suns front office will hit the phones at midnight on July 1. (McPeek/Suns.com)

At 12 p.m. ET tonight, the free agent-market floodgates will burst open and the Suns front office plans on being among the teams who plan to have a raft as the waters spill forth. [Read more...]

Kerr Talks About Shaq Trade

kerr_540_090725

The one thing constant in the NBA is change and that changed swept over the organization when the Suns traded away center Shaquille O’Neal to the Cavaliers for center Ben Wallace, swingman Sasha Pavlocic, cash considerations and a second-round pick. [Read more...]

Kerr Meets With Nash About Extension

(Joe Murphy/NBAE/Getty Images)

(Joe Murphy/NBAE/Getty Images)



With widespread speculation circulating everywhere about what Suns President of Basketball Operations and GM Steve Kerr is going to do with his team this offseason, he decided to begin with his point guard. [Read more...]

Suns to Host Final Workout

<br /><b>The Suns were impressed by Goran Dragic in Treviso last year. (James/NBAE/Getty)</b>” title=”gdragic_540_090618″ width=”540″ height=”300″ class=”size-full wp-image-3550″ /><p class=
The Suns were impressed by Goran Dragic in Treviso last year. (James/NBAE/Getty)

With the 2009 NBA Draft exactly a week away, a culmination of over a year’s worth of preparation will conclude this week as the Suns’ front office fine-tunes its selection strategy. With one lottery pick and two second-rounders, Phoenix is poised to infuse some fresh basketball blood into the organization. [Read more...]

The Sun Sets on the 2008-09 Season

Both co-captains expressed a desire to return to Phoenix. (Barry Gossage/NBAE/Images)

Both co-captains expressed a desire to return to Phoenix. (Barry Gossage/NBAE/Getty)

If you looked towards the Suns’ horizon last night, you couldn’t tell if you were looking at a sunrise or sunset. Despite not making the playoffs for the first time since the 2003-04 season, the arena contained more positivity and optimism than it did despair. [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...]

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...]

Kerr: The Keys to Being a Top Reserve



According to Kerr, Amundson has an elite level of athleticism, even for the NBA.
(Glenn James/NBAE/Getty Images)

It takes a certain kind of talent to be able to come off the bench and change a game. [Read more...]

Suns Work Out Backup Point Guards


Porter and the Suns front office are looking to find another backup for Nash.
(Barry Gossage/NBAE/Getty Images)

The Suns held a private workout of point guards Monday, not only because they are looking to sure up their backup slot in that role, but also because they’re in need of filling their league-mandatory 13th roster slot. [Read more...]

Nash Plays the Role of Cover Boy


GM Steve Kerr says that throughout his time in the NBA, he’s never met a player more socially aware than Steve Nash.
(Courtesy of Sports Illustrated for Kids)

In December’s double-sided “Gotta Get It Guide Goes” issue of Sports Illustrated for Kids, Suns guard Steve Nash was featured on one of the two covers as the publication took a closer look at athletes that are environmentally conscious. The All-Star point guard talked about growing up in Canada and becoming more aware of environmental issues as he became older. [Read more...]