Phoenix Suns

Knicks’ Marcus Morris after 23-point loss to Suns: ‘We were a better team’

Knicks’ Marcus Morris after 23-point loss to Suns: ‘We were a better team’

Marcus Morris loathes the Suns.

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3 hours ago, NBC Sports, New York Knicks, Phoenix Suns

The Phoenix Suns’ win over the New York Knicks was pure poetry

The Phoenix Suns get a win as Ayton played well, and Rubio played well, and so did Booker and Bridges, while Walt “Clyde” Frazier is still the poet laureate of the NBA. If only the Phoenix Suns could play the Knicks every other game. Last night the Suns took a stroll through the Garden and...

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11 hours ago, Valley of the Suns, Phoenix Suns, New York Knicks

DeAndre Ayton got the start for Phoenix, put up 26 and 21 (VIDEO)

DeAndre Ayton got the start for Phoenix, put up 26 and 21 (VIDEO)

Coach Monty Williams changed things up as Phoenix went into Madison Square Garden Thursday: Deandre Ayton got the start at center and Aron Baynes came off the bench. The result? Ayton had his first-ever 20/20 game — 26 points and 21 rebounds — as the Suns blew out the Knicks 121-98. ? @DeandreAyton (26...

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11 hours ago, NBC Sports, Phoenix Suns

The real Deandre Ayton stood up in New York on Thursday night

Photo by Scott Cunningham/NBAE via Getty Images In his first full game as the starting center since opening night, Deandre Ayton played on his best games as a pro. After 10 games, three lineup changes and an ankle sprain, the highly anticipated breakout game for Deandre Ayton came Thursday in Madison...

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12 hours ago, Bright Side Of The Sun, Phoenix Suns, New York Knicks

Midseason grades: How would you score the first half of the 2019-20 Suns season?

Mark J. Rebilas-USA TODAY Sports How do the Suns stack up after half a season? After half a season, the Phoenix Suns are 17-24. That’s a 34-win pace, which would be 15 wins better than a year ago. But we’re not happy, are we? Some, including players on the team, are frustrated that the record isn’t...

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18 hours ago, Bright Side Of The Sun, Phoenix Suns

Phoenix visits Boston after Ayton's 26-21 game

Phoenix takes on the Boston Celtics after Deandre Ayton's 26-point, 21-rebound outing in the Suns' 121-98 victory against the Knicks

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19 hours ago, FOX Sports, Boston Celtics, Phoenix Suns

Ayton Notches First '20-20 Game' in Suns Dominant Win vs Knicks

Deandre Ayton returned to the Phoenix Suns starting lineup on Thursday night as the team tipped-off against the New York Knicks.

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22 hours ago, Phoenix Suns, Phoenix Suns, New York Knicks

Ayton shines as Suns pound Knicks 121-98

Ayton shines as Suns pound Knicks 121-98

Deandre Ayton had 26 points and a career-high 21 rebounds, and the Phoenix Suns pounded the New York Knicks 121-98

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1 day ago, FOX Sports, New York Knicks, Phoenix Suns

Knicks' RJ Barrett Ruled out vs. Suns After Suffering Ankle Injury

The New York Knicks announced rookie RJ Barrett was ruled out for the remainder of Thursday's game against the Phoenix Suns with a sprained right ankle. He entered the day averaging 14...

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1 day ago, Bleacher Report, New York Knicks, Phoenix Suns

Suns 121, Knicks 98: “I want to like this team. But I’m having a hard time...”

Andy Marlin-USA TODAY Sports Maybe stealing signs would help? Describing an alternate reality that comes to supplant the original thing in the short story “Tlon, Uqbar, Orbis Tertius,” Jorge Luis Borges wrote “A book which does not contain its opposite, or ‘counter-book,’ is considered incomplete.”...

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1 day ago, Posting and Toasting, New York Knicks, Phoenix Suns

Suns 121, Knicks 98: Scenes from a reversion to Fiz-ball

Photo by Elsa/Getty Images The Knicks sucked. It didn’t start out all bad. The Knicks played sloppy but they kept and set some of the pace early on. As the buckets dried up through the middle quarters New York stopped relying on one another and started to just call their own numbers. It ended really...

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1 day ago, Posting and Toasting, New York Knicks, Phoenix Suns

Locked On Suns Friday: Deandre Ayton’s first career 20-20 game propels Suns to blowout win over Knicks

The Suns’ first 20-plus point win since November was much-needed after a tumultuous stretch. The Phoenix Suns finally put it all together on both ends of the court after a long stretch of inconsistency. During Thursday’s 121-98 win over the New York Knicks, Phoenix was led by it’s expected triumvirate...

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1 day ago, Bright Side Of The Sun, Phoenix Suns, New York Knicks

Quick Recap: Suns win in a big way 121-98 over the Knicks

Andy Marlin-USA TODAY Sports No Oubre, no problem... tonight. The Suns started out slow in the first quarter and were down 32-25. They came alive in the second quarter though and never looked back on their way to a much needed and impressive 121-98 win with Kelly Oubre Jr. sidelined by injury. Despite...

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1 day ago, Bright Side Of The Sun, Phoenix Suns, New York Knicks

Phoenix Suns: Ricky Rubio is enjoying a resurgence in an ideal role

Ricky Rubio is having a resurgence season with the Phoenix Suns in a role that is ideal for the veteran point guard Sometimes, a fresh start can come from the most unlikely situations. Such is the case for Ricky Rubio, the 29-year-old guard who is rejuvenating his career in front of Phoenix Suns...

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1 day ago, Sir Charles In Charge, Phoenix Suns

Game Thread: Knicks vs. Suns- 01/16/20

Mark J. Rebilas-USA TODAY Sports Two teams playing basketball. The New York Knicks look to avenge a recent loss to the Phoenix Suns, who held off the 'Bockers earlier this month in the desert. This time to game will be at MSG. The game is at 7:30 PM on MSG. This is Bright Side of the Sun. Be cool...

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1 day ago, Posting and Toasting, New York Knicks, Phoenix Suns

The Phoenix Suns will win when the roster rights itself

The Phoenix Suns would obviously benefit from many trades, but why can’t they just win with what they have? The February 6 Trade Deadline is approaching very fast, and the Phoenix Suns’ name has been floated around here and there regarding potential acquisitions of Danillo Gallinari, Kevin...

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1 day ago, Valley of the Suns, Phoenix Suns

Open Thread: Phoenix Suns (16-24) at New York Knicks (11-30)

Mark J. Rebilas-USA TODAY Sports Every game counts... and hopefully the Suns will make this one count as a “W”. Probable starters: Suns - Ricky Rubio, Devin Booker, Mikal Bridges, Dario Saric, Aron Baynes Knicks - Elfrid Payton, Reggie Bullock, RJ Barrett, Julius Randle, Taj Gibson Be sure to voice...

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1 day ago, Bright Side Of The Sun, Phoenix Suns, New York Knicks

Game Preview: Suns head to New York for rematch with Knicks

Mark J. Rebilas-USA TODAY Sports Can the Suns bounce back in New York after an embarrassing loss in Atlanta? What: Phoenix Suns @ New York Knicks When: Time: 5:30 pm (Phoenix time) Where: Madison Square Garden, New York TV: Fox Sports Arizona Radio: 98.7 FM Ricky Rubio should be back for this game...

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1 day ago, Bright Side Of The Sun, Phoenix Suns, New York Knicks

Game Preview: Knicks vs Suns, 1/16/2020

The Knicks (11-30) seek revenge against the Suns (16-24) tonight a few avenues west of Madison Square. It was earlier this month that New York fell into a tail spin of losses that kicked off in Phoenix. If you don’t remember, Devin Booker tied a franchise record with his fifth consecutive 30-point game...

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1 day ago, Posting and Toasting, New York Knicks, Phoenix Suns

Evaluating Deandre Ayton 10 games into sophomore season

Photo by Michael Gonzales/NBAE via Getty Images As the rest of the NBA nears the mid-season point, Deandre Ayton gets to celebrate a different milestone. We’re officially 10 games into his sophomore season. That may seem like too small of a sample size to start drawing serious conclusions. But this...

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1 day ago, Bright Side Of The Sun, Phoenix Suns

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