Phoenix Suns

The Phoenix Suns should not pursue Chris Paul

There is no secret about it: the Phoenix Suns are in desperate need of a point guard and would prefer to add a veteran. Chris Paul should not be a target. According to Zach Lowe, NBA insiders believe that the Phoenix Suns could potentially target Chris Paul this summer in trade with the Houston Rockets,...

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2 hours ago, Valley of the Suns, Phoenix Suns

League executives believe Lakers or Suns gave Darius Garland draft promise

Darius Garland left the NBA Draft Combine after reportedly receiving a promise for a team in the lottery. Was that team the Lakers? Fresh off of landing the No. 4 overall pick at the NBA Draft Lottery on Tuesday, the Los Angeles Lakers got to see some of the prospects they’ve been evaluating up-close...

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10 hours ago, Silver Screen and Roll, Los Angeles Lakers, Phoenix Suns

Suns could have interest in Chris Paul, says ESPN’s Zach Lowe

In surveying teams around the league, Lowe said on his podcast Phoenix is one team that has eyes for Paul. It’s now officially the part of the offseason in which the Suns are going to start being linked to every point guard on the market. Midway through last week, it was Darius Garland and Kyrie Irving,...

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

Report: Former Suns head coach Igor Kokoskov interviews for opening with Grizzlies

Kokoskov would go from one bright young core to another after his quick stint in Phoenix. According to ESPN’s Tim Bontempts, Igor Kokoskov might not be out of a job long if all goes well for him. The Memphis Grizzlies reportedly interviewed the Suns’ former head coach three weeks after his dismissal. Former...

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14 hours ago, Bright Side Of The Sun, Phoenix Suns, Memphis Grizzlies

Deandre Ayton finalist for Rookie of the Year; Mikal Bridges has case for All-Rookie

Two Phoenix Suns rookies could add awards to their resume after quality rookie seasons. On Friday, the NBA announced that Suns rookie center Deandre Ayton was named as one of three finalists for the Kia-sponsored Rookie of the Year award, which will be announced in late June. The Suns franchise has not...

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

Grizzlies HC Rumors: Igor Kokoskov Interviews for Job After Being Fired by Suns

The Memphis Grizzlies have interviewed Igor Kokoskov for their open head coach position, according to ESPN's Tim Bontemps . Kokoskov made his debut as an NBA head coach last season with the Phoenix Suns ...

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1 day ago, Bleacher Report, Phoenix Suns, Memphis Grizzlies

James Jones is showing us how player development will function under his leadership

The hiring of two assistants from Gonzaga and Villanova could lend us a blueprint to Jones’ thinking on developing young talent. Since officially having his interim tag removed last month, Suns general manager James Jones has already put an emphatic stamp on the organization. Not only did he fire Igor...

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

Darius Garland ‘Promise’ rumors could impact the Phoenix Suns

Recent speculation has that former Vanderbilt PG Darius Garland dropped out of the NBA Combine because he has received a ‘promise’ from an early drafting team. It could be the Los Angeles Lakers, which could make the Phoenix Suns trade partners. Strangely enough, when the Los Angeles Lakers...

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1 day ago, Valley of the Suns, Phoenix Suns

Prospects show love for the Suns’ young core at NBA Draft Combine

They might be turning heads for the wrong reasons around the league, but young players are excited about the possibility of playing with the group in Phoenix. CHICAGO — Attention is no trophy for losing franchises, but the Suns are receiving plenty of it from young prospects around the country. At this...

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

Phoenix Suns Squared: Darius Garland and Sekou Dounbouya

Due to a lack of sample size from both Darius Garland and Sekou Dounbouya, this Suns Squared is going to take a look at two potential Phoenix Suns draft picks. With the Phoenix Suns now picking sixth overall instead of the top-three position they were presumed to be choosing from, they will now have...

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2 days ago, Valley of the Suns, Phoenix Suns

The Phoenix Suns should consider Tacko Fall in second round

The second round is always a big gamble and there’s a very tantalizing prospect that should be there. The Phoenix Suns should consider Tacko Fall. One of the biggest issues for the Phoenix Suns this past season was size. The team was often seen playing a small forward at power forward or the likes...

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2 days ago, Valley of the Suns, Phoenix Suns

Phoenix Suns should try to bring back Goran Dragic

After a disappointing draft lottery the Phoenix Suns should be looking to trade their 6th overall pick. Adding Goran Dragic could be a smart option. It is time to say goodbye to Zion Williamson and Ja Morant. Whatever faint hope us Phoenix Suns fans had of getting to see them come to Phoenix are now...

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2 days ago, Valley of the Suns, Phoenix Suns

Locked On Suns Friday: Recapping the NBA Draft Combine from Chicago

We discuss the buzz at No. 6 for the Suns after a week of meetings, drills and scrimmages. We discuss the latest on Jarrett Culver, Brandon Clarke, Coby White, Darius Garland and all the Suns’ options at No. 6. Then, we wade into the rumor mill with speculation from Ramona Shelburne of ESPN and Michael...

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2 days ago, Bright Side Of The Sun, Phoenix Suns, Chicago Bulls

Besides the No. 6 pick, what other tradable assets do the Suns have?

Earlier this week, the Phoenix Suns lost out on the Zion Williamson/Ja Morant draft lottery and ended up with the sixth pick in the 2019 NBA draft. There are a lot of talented players in this draft that the Suns could pick at six, especially at the point guard position, but none of them are on par with...

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2 days ago, Bright Side Of The Sun, Phoenix Suns

Solar Panel, ep. 126: Listen to our LIVE reaction to the Suns dropping to 6th

Wonder how it all went down for some super Suns fans? We shared this on social media on Tuesday as a LIVE show, and now here’s your chance to re-live those moments of the lottery-night reveal when the Suns finished nearly as low as possible in the lottery. We also argue over what to do now, and how awful...

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2 days ago, Bright Side Of The Sun, Phoenix Suns

‘Anything’s possible’: Brandon Clarke on draft prep and his fit with hometown Suns

Clarke is a fascinating fit in the frontcourt next to Deandre Ayton, and a potential target at No. 6 for the Suns. CHICAGO — Hard work is the last thing the Suns would have to worry about if they targeted another frontcourt piece in Gonzaga’s Brandon Clarke with the No. 6 pick in next month’s draft. Getting...

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2 days ago, Bright Side Of The Sun, Phoenix Suns

Heck no: Kyrie Irving would kill the Phoenix Suns

The Phoenix Suns have potentially lined to point guard yrie Irving. Such a signing would be a huge mistake. ESPN’s Ramona Shelburne seems like a nice person and generally I find her basketball analysis to be solid. However, earlier this week she went on The Jump and had one of those moments at...

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3 days ago, Valley of the Suns, Phoenix Suns

Why not: the Phoenix Suns should pursue Kyrie Irving

ESPN’s Ramona Shelburne has speculated that the Phoenix Suns and point guard Kyrie Irving might have mutual interest in one another. So, why not? The Phoenix Suns have had their eyes on Kyrie Iring for some time, and supposedly had the opportunity to land him in a trade with Cleveland two years...

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3 days ago, Valley of the Suns, Phoenix Suns

NBA Draft: The aftermath of the Phoenix Suns’ drop

The Phoenix Suns entered the NBA Draft Lottery with the best odds at winning it all. They left after dropping three spots to a no man’s land that nobody wishes to populate. I am still depressed. Lottery night 2019 was the worst evening for the Suns since Danny Ainge failed to close out on a […] NBA...

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3 days ago, Valley of the Suns, Phoenix Suns

Phoenix Suns: Top 6 NBA players selected at #6

It’s official. The Phoenix Suns will select sixth overall in the 2019 NBA Draft. Who are the best players in history selected #6? Add last night to the list of disappointments that we have had to suffer and endure as Phoenix Suns fans. After a long, brutal season that saw the team only win 19 […] Phoenix...

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3 days ago, Valley of the Suns, Phoenix Suns

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