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37 min ago | Bright Side of the Sun
As we all know Eric Bledsoe isn't negotiating with the Suns for a contract and stands firm on a max contract, so obviously we have started shopping a trade for him. The Oklahoma City Thunder just can't seem to win the important playoff games down the stretch, they lack depth and bench production, partially because either Westbrook or Durant always have the ball in their hands.
4 hrs ago | Sacramento Bee Newspaper
The Pizza Guys chain announced Monday it has named Sacramento Kings shooting guard Ben McLemore as the company's spokesman, hoping to continue the momentum generated by point guard Isaiah Thomas endorsing their product the last two years. "Pizza Guys has been around since 1986," said Mike Morgan , vice president of operations for the Rancho Cordova-based chain.
8 hrs ago | The Smoking Cuban
The USA basketball team had a couple of bumps in this year's FIBA World Cup, but as the tournament went on, the team got better and better. While in Group C play, USA got the tourney going with a strong performance against Finland.
13 hrs ago | China Daily
NBA Nation, the NBA's largest fan basketball playground and lifestyle touring event, wrapped up its two-month tour of China, giving fans the opportunity to participate in basketball while staying active with NBA players, legends and dance teams. Covering 14 cities nationwide from July 19 through Sept 14, it's the third consecutive year that the mobile basketball playground came to China.
16 hrs ago | Bright Side of the Sun
The game started off great for us. Milos Teodosic has managed to pull off some good plays, and the team was right behind him in the first five minutes of the game.
With the NBA preseason beginning next month, the Phoenix Suns look to enter training camp with a roster where everybody is 30 years old or younger. The youthful Suns put together a surprising 48-34 record last season, and they added young talent this summer with three first-round picks in the 2014 NBA Draft -- although one isn't expected to join the team this season.
Serbia stands in the way of history on Sunday, when Team USA will attempt to become just the third team to ever repeat as FIBA champions in a World Cup finale. Yet as they see it, though, it's their Meet Team Serbia, USA's final hurdle at FIBA World Cup MADRID - Serbia stands in the way of history on Sunday, when Team USA will attempt to become just the third team to ever repeat as FIBA champions in a World Cup finale.
Team USA's run to the 2014 FIBA World Cup championship has been as expected - blowing out opponents on the scoreboard, even amid some struggles against the tournament's better teams. As for their opposition, it has been anything but.
Apr 14, 2014; Phoenix, AZ, USA; Phoenix Suns forward P.J. Tucker reacts after a basket by Phoenix Suns guard Eric Bledsoe during the first half at US Airways Center. Mandatory Credit: Joe Camporeale-USA TODAY Sports The Cleveland Cavaliers got LeBron James back this summer but their roster is still incomplete.
Mar 4, 2014; Phoenix, AZ, USA; Phoenix Suns guard Leandro Barbosa controls the ball against Los Angeles Clippers guard Willie Green at the US Airways Center. The Clippers defeated the Suns 104-96.
As the United States prepares for the gold medal game of the 2014 FIBA Basketball World Cup on Sunday, Milos Teodosic will be at the top of the scouting report, and not because No.4 is listed first on the Serbia roster. Teodosic led Serbia to a 90-85 victory over France with 24 points on 9-for-12 shooting on Friday.
I believe it was Leiland Tanner, AKA Eutychus who used to do these back in the day, but since he has restricted himself to rare cameo appearances I stole his Kool-Aid and made like a jealous ex, stalking all your favorite Suns' social media pages to find out what they've been up to over the past four months. Oh blessed thee, glorious social media.
Jan 27, 2014; Philadelphia, PA, USA; Phoenix Suns guard Gerald Green reacts to being fouled during the third quarter against the Philadelphia 76ers at the Wells Fargo Center. The Suns defeated the Sixers 124-113.
However, those acquisitions, such as Isaiah Thomas, rookie Tyler Ennis and rookie T.J. Warren, failed to address the team's more pressing problems at the frontcourt positions. Eric Bledsoe must make a decision about his future within the next few weeks, and should he opt to stay in Phoenix, the Suns will certainly have one of the NBA 's greatest backcourts in Bledsoe, Thomas, Goran Dragic and Gerald Green.
The Phoenix Suns two years ago became one of the few NBA teams ever to pair two brothers, and now they plan to become the only team in NBA history to put TWO brother tandems together at once with Zoran Dragic and Goran Dragic. After starting the trend with Van Arsdales together back in the 1970s, the Suns have been a brother haven in recent years.
Last season, Greg Monroe and Eric Bledsoe each knew that they would be restricted free agents once the season ended. Bledsoe was finally given a starting job with the Phoenix Suns and a chance to show his full game.
Updated: Mon Sep 15, 2014 11:47 pm
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