Former Sun Grant Diagnosed With Parkinson's Disease

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Superb athlete, teammate and citizen, former Sun Brian Grant was diagnosed with young onset Parkinson’s disease this past January. Parkinson’s, for which there is no known cause or cure, is a progressive disease that disrupts the brain’s coordination and control of muscle movement and motor skills. [Read more...]

Tisdale Rebounds From Cancer


Tisdale played the last three seasons of his career in Phoenix (1994-97).
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Known for his ability to rebound on the court, Wayman Tisdale is now applying that ability to his life off of the court. The former Sun, known for his soft touch, infectious smile and musical talent, was diagnosed with cancer after falling down the stairs of his L.A. home and shattering his right leg in February 2007. [Read more...]