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  1. Should the Warriors Consider a Reunion with Leandro Barbosa?Read the original story

    16 hrs ago | Blue Man Hoop

    Leandro Barbosa hasn't played in the NBA yet this season, but he could be open to a comeback with the Warriors for a playoff run. Leandro Barbosa brought some scoring punch off of the bench for the Warriors on their first championship team of the Steve Kerr era with 7.1 points per game in just under 15 minutes with a true shooting percentage of 55.8%.

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  2. Nuggets vs. Suns previewRead the original story

    Jan 3, 2018 | Nugg Love

    JANUARY 28: Leandro Barbosa #19 of the Phoenix Suns handles the ball during the game against the Denver Nuggets on January 28, 2017 at U.S. Airways Center in Phoenix, Arizona. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this photograph, user is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement.

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  3. Suns Game Day: Devin Booker, T.J. Warren form one of NBA's top scoring tandemsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 31, 2017 | The Arizona Republic

    ... at least 44 percent from the field and scoring 18 points per game since Amar'e Stoudemire, Steve Nash and Leandro Barbosa in 2006-07. That's because their games fit together so well. Although Booker can score in a variety of ways, he's primarily a ...

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  4. Mo CurryRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 30, 2017 | Mavs Moneyball

    ... a game of "Two of these things aren't like the others", a couple of players seem out of place. The first is Leandro Barbosa. The recently retired, longtime Sun hit the mark once at age 24 although I don't see him as a good comp. Barbosa was of a ...

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  5. Possible trade options for Marquese ChrissRead the original story

    Nov 27, 2017 | Valley of the Suns

    ... had Bledsoe), but even in the second half after both Marbury and Penny Hardaway were traded to New York and Leandro Barbosa was the team's starting point guard, STAT still averaged 23.3 points and 9.1 boards. In my trade Marquese post I broke down ...

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  6. 'How stupid are they?' The NBA's Suns disasterRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 27, 2017 | The Mercury

    ... padding, Shaq bombed by, Joe Johnson emerged, high-flying Jason Richardson had a stint, Hill drank Sprite, Leandro Barbosa was Sixth Man of the Year, Boris Diaw won a Most Improved trophy and Mike D'Antoni won a Coach of the Year award. LIVE stream ...

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  7. Stephon Marbury would consider final run with the Phoenix SunsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 20, 2017 | Bright Side of the Sun

    ... seems to be embracing the role with open arms. He filled this role in the past with the Suns, taking a young Leandro Barbosa under his wing in 2003 and helping the wide-eyed Brazilian adjust to a new, well, everything. It is not a stretch to ...

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  8. Were the 2007-08 Phoenix Suns a Superteam?Read the original story

    Sep 9, 2017 | Valley of the Suns

    ... in Raja Bell, and four fantastic role players in Bell, Grant Hill, former 6th Man of the Year award winner Leandro Barbosa, and 3-D, Boris Diaw. Amar'e Stoudemire not only won two Western Conference Player of the Week awards, but finished fifth in ...

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  9. Jose Luiz Barbosa named UC Davis head cross country coachRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 7, 2017 | The Daily Democrat

    ... the realm of track and cross country, Barbosa was a three-year (2008-2010) personal conditioning coach for Leandro Barbosa, a NBA player on the Phoenix Suns during those years. The former Olympian earned a degree in Physical Education and a ...

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  10. R.J. Hunter, future Phoenix Suns backup shooting guard?Read the original story

    Sep 7, 2017 | Valley of the Suns

    ... Brandon Knight , and rookie second round pick Davon Reed , the team was comfortable in releasing veteran Leandro Barbosa . The move signaled the Suns commitment toward a full-on youth movement. Knight tore his left ACL in July, and Reed tore ...

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  11. Phoenix Suns: Ryan McDonough could be making a mistakeRead the original story

    Sep 5, 2017 | Valley of the Suns

    ... on the Suns roster. An aging veteran will not add little if any to the Sun's win total. For example, veteran Leandro Barbosa only added 0.6 win shares last season. The only negative to adding a veteran is that there is a less of a chance of finding ...

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  12. 7soL Triumverate finally now all ChampionsRead the original story

    Sep 3, 2017 | Valley of the Suns

    Standing Phoenix Suns guard Leandro Barbosa , center Amare Stoudemire , guard Steve Nash , and forward Shawn Marion wait for a fouls shot to be completed in the game against the Washington Wizards at the Verizon Center in Washington, D.C. The Suns defeated the Wizards 122-107. For three-and-a-half seasons from 2004-2008, Suns fans had hoped that the ultra-dynamic core of Steve Nash, Shawn Marion, and Amar'e Stoudemire would win a title in Phoenix.

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  13. Who really should be on the all-time Suns team?Read the original story

    Aug 28, 2017 | Valley of the Suns

    ... starters, several players that are on the 2K roster would not be there. Sorry Cedric Ceballos, Goran Dragic, Leandro Barbosa and one more surprise name. While you were all great for the team at times during your Suns careers, your position on this ...

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  14. TBT: NBA2K rolls out All-Time Suns lineup... with some names conspicuously missingRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 24, 2017 | Bright Side of the Sun

    ... with the team. Instead, the 2K team saw fit to include Jeff Hornacek (fine, I guess), part time starters Leandro Barbosa & Cedric Ceballos, and Goran Dragic, who recently asked not to be a Phoenix Sun anymore . Even Dennis Johnson is a weird ...

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  15. Top Five Classic Suns Teams for NBA 2K18Read the original story

    Aug 16, 2017 | Valley of the Suns

    ... and Stoudemire were named to the All-NBA first team. The role players really made this team great, though. Leandro Barbosa, Raja Bell, Boris Diaw, Kurt Thomas, and James Jones provided the stars their best support they had ever had during those ...

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  16. The Phoenix Suns Will Not Win 30 Games Next SeasonRead the original story

    Aug 6, 2017 | Valley of the Suns

    The Phoenix Suns roster this year remains largely the same as last year, with the most notable differences being the loss of P.J. Tucker for Josh Jackson and the release of Leandro Barbosa for Davon Reed. This is a team that will most likely rely on internal development without any hope of increasing their win total this year.

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  17. The Leandro Barbosa in the Ring of Honor argumentRead the original story

    Jul 6, 2017 | Valley of the Suns

    With the Phoenix Suns deciding to not pick up Leandro Barbosa's team option, officially ending his third stint with the franchise, many Suns fans immediately began debating the question of whether or not he deserves a spot in the Suns' Ring of Honor. In his first era with the Suns, Leandro Barbosa benefited heavily from three guaranteed Ring of Honor members, Steve Nash , Amar'e Stoudemire, and Shawn Marion.

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  18. Suns waive Leandro BarbosaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 3, 2017 | Bright Side of the Sun

    Leandro Barbosa's tenure in Phoenix has come to an end. For now. No really, this is probably it.

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  19. Suns sign former KU star Josh Jackson to four-year dealRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 4, 2017 | The Capital-Journal

    ... season. He once scored 52 points in a game while at Lamar. The team also declined a team option on guard Leandro Barbosa on Monday, saving the team $3.5 million in salary cap space. The 34-year-old Barbosa had a $4 million contract for next season, ...

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  20. Suns decline Barbosa option, save $3.5M cap spaceRead the original story

    Jul 4, 2017 | Boston Herald

    The Phoenix Suns declined a team option on guard Leandro Barbosa on Monday, saving the team $3.5 million in salary cap space. The 34-year-old Barbosa had a $4 million contract for next season, with $500,000 guaranteed.

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