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Suns Remove Interim Tag from Alvin Gentry's Postion; Now Officially Head Coach

Fresh off missing the playoffs for the first time in years, GM Steve Kerr and the Suns have officially made Alvin Gentry the head coach for at least the next two seasons. There is an option for a 3rd year, but he'll have to prove himself worthy to get...
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Suns Rumored to Be Looking at Head Coaching Options

Updated 2/16/09 The Phoenix Suns on Monday did what had been rumored since late last week - firing Terry Porter as head coach. Assistant coach Alvin Gentry will replace Porter for the remainder of the season. For Suns fans, the change at coach could signify...
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Suns fill Remaining Assistant Coaching Vacancies

The Phoenix Suns and head coach Terry Porter have completed updating the rest of the coaching staff. Three of four are familiar faces to most NBA and Suns fans, while the fourth is not as familiar, but does have some quality basketball background. Alvin...
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Terry Porter Chosen as Next Phoenix Suns Coach

Steve Kerr has made his decision... Terry Porter will be the new head coach of the Phoenix Suns . The announcement ends about a month of unknowns for a club that got bounced in the 1st round of the 2008 NBA Playoffs. Kerr chose Porter primarily based...
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Suns Narrow Coaching Choices to 4 Candidates

Steve Kerr , GM of the Phoenix Suns , confirmed recently that the full interviewing process has pretty much been completed by the ownership & management group. Kerr pointed out that conversations are still ongoing for the Suns coaching job, but that...
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NBA Report: Mike D'Antoni to Coach New York Knicks

Can't say it wasn't coming... (Former) Suns coach Mike D'Antoni has reportedly accepted an offer to coach the New York Knicks. New York GM Donnie Walsh had narrowed his choices to Mark Jackson and D'Antoni, w/ the former being the favorite until the Suns...

Suns' Coach Mike D'Antoni Allowed to Interview w/ Bulls, Knicks

Former Suns coach... Errr...so it's not 100% official yet, but the writing is on the wall. GM Steve Kerr and owner Robert Sarver have given Suns' coach Mike D'Antoni permission to seek interviews w/ other teams. The three met on Friday to determine if...
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Suns Lose a Coach, Gain a President/GM

Two big pieces of news outside of Phoenix today (or one from Memphis & one from Phoenix). Both stories and changes to the Suns organization will affect the team almost immediately and for years to come. Suns assistant coach Mike Iavaroni accepts head...
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NBA News - Week of 4/23/07

Yes, a couple of these NBA news items are a little behind in terms of posting dates, but they're still newsworthy and maybe some regulars of the site haven't seen them yet. 2006-2007 NBA Coach of the Year - This year's coaching award went to the Toronto...
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Suns Coach Mike D'Antoni to Coach Western All-Stars

Based on the Phoenix Suns' record this year, head coach Mike D'Antoni will be the designated coach for the Western Conference in the upcoming All-Star game being held in Las Vegas, NV. While Avery Johnson' s Dallas Mavericks have the better record right...
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Mike D'Antoni signs 2-year extension w/ Phoenix Suns

The Phoenix Suns have resigned coach Mike D'Antoni for 2 more years. The reigning Coach of the Year for 2004 will now be under contract through the 2008-2009 season. This is a good move on the Suns part - it lets the players know that the organization...
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