Summer headline: “Suns sign defensive stopper P.J. Tucker.” Past headline: “Germany’s Brose Baskets adds scoring ace P.J. Tucker.” Are we talking about the same P.J. Tucker? After 26 points in two wins this week, now we are. When the Suns signed Tucker after he averaged 5.8 points at NBA Summer League, the move was all about fortifying their defense and increasing their intensity. Tucker, the club’s best find since Goran Dragic, has provided defense that has been the ladder to get out of holes created by an otherwise porous unit...
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