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Suns' Playoff Hopes Quickly Fading After Home Loss to Mavericks

Despite the Suns best effort on Tuesday night at home, they were unable to stop both Dirk Nowitzki and Jason Terry from scoring and ended up on the losing end, 122-117. Nowitzki routinely shot over smaller defenders and led a second half surge that strengthened...

Suns Lose, Spurs Advance to WCF

While you do have to give credit to the Spurs for their dominance in Game 6, its EXTREMELY HARD not to think of how the series would've been if Amare & Diaw played in a home, Game 5. As it was, the Suns only lost by 3 points. If those two players...

Suns' Defense (Yes, Defense) Leads to Game 2 Victory

It's not that often that the Phoenix Suns can attribute a victory to the defense they played on the opposition, but Tuesday night's Game 2 win over the San Antonio Spurs definitely goes to the defense. Not only did the Suns put a stop to the red-hot Tony...

Spurs take Game 1 from Suns... Leave Nash bruised & bloodied

Not a bad start to what looks to be a great series - Suns vs Spurs - round 1 goes to San Antonio 111-106, but just barely. Had Steve Nash not been removed from the game because of the excess blood, the Suns would've stood a much higher chance of winning...
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Suns Defeat Lakers 119-110, Take Series 4-1

Pardon this short post today, but I don't have a lot of time to write about the whole game or analyze it in too much detail. For those of you who read this regularly though, I wanted to get the latest score up so you didn't have to go anywhere else to...

Suns Leave the Stove on, Take off in 3rd Quarter to Shut it off

Ok, so the Phoenix Suns didn't really leave the game after the 3rd quarter of game 3 against the LA Lakers , but it sure seemed like it. After ending the game with a 31-17 lead, the Suns virtually disappeared and let the Lakers have their way with them...
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Suns Limping to Playoffs

The Phoenix Suns are still playing better basketball than 90% of the league, but at this time of the season it's causing nightmares for many basketball fans. Having lost recently to both the Kings and the Spurs, while winning against the Nuggets and Mavericks...
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Mavs come back & eliminate Suns

Game 6 didn't start out in Dallas ' favor, but it sure turned quickly in the 2nd half as the Suns 7-man rotation ran out of juice. Phoenix couldn't miss in the 1st quarter and led by double digits after only a few minutes. The heavy playoff schedule for...
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Dirk's 50 help Mavs take 3-2 lead on Suns

Fresh off a 13 point outing against the Suns in Game 4 of the Western Conference Finals, Dirk Nowitzki put on a show Thursday night, scoring 50 pts including 22 in the 4th quarter. Of course the Suns only managed 20 pts in the 4th, so they ended up on...

Suns Surprise Mavs in Game 1, Take Homecourt Advantage

It's not like me to brag, but I did pick Phoenix to surprise the Mavs in Game 1 and they did exactly that. They followed their game plan to try and score more points than Dallas, and they were successful. Boris Diaw had a career game for the Suns, finishing...
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Clippers defeat Suns for 3-3 series tie

It's official... there will be another Game 7 between the Suns and a team from L.A. this year. Phoenix beat the Lakers in Game 7 of the first round, and find themselves in a similar situation now against the Clippers. Game 6 didn't prove to be anywhere...

Suns & Clippers tied at 2 games apiece

After getting beat on thier homecourt in Game 3, the Clippers responded with a brilliant performance against the Suns in Game 4. L.A. led in the rebounding department again (55-37), something they did very well in Game 2, which also led to a Clippers...
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Suns blowout Lakers in Game 5, Bell & Bryant Ejected Late

Looking for a Raja Bell jersey? Many retailers are now starting to carry Raja Bell's jersey , so you can buy one online now. Previously, the jerseys were very hard to find. Game 5 between the Suns and Lakers was just about as intense as you can get. Both...

NBA Playoff Recap June 3, 2005

One of the Finals teams has already been decided; San Antonio edged the Phoenix Suns on Wednesday night to win the series 4-1. Despite another monster game by Amare Stoudemire , the Spurs were able to win by keeping the other players in check, particularly...
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Suns/Mavericks Series analysis

Game 1 Recap The Phoenix Suns started out in Game 1 by thoroughly running the Mavericks right off the floor. Had they wanted to, they could've easily won the game by 40 points. Dallas came out flat and never really got close enough to contend. Amare Stoudemire...
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