From the hiring Ryan McDonough as their new general manager, to the acquisition of point guard Eric Bledsoe, all of their offseason moves made by the Phoenix Suns have been done with their long-term future in mind.
While these moves didn't grab many headlines, it was for good reason. After a misguided attempt at reloading in the 2012 offseason, the Suns finally hit the reset button this offseason.
With Phoenix ushering out remnants of the old regime, like general manager Lance Blank, the Suns have laid the groundwork for a full-fledged rebuild. A la Drake, Phoenix has officially “Started From the Bottom.”
With that said, I will rank Phoenix’s offseason moves based on their long-term impact.
Will the aforementioned McDonough or Bledsoe garner the top spot? Or, will 2013 draftees Alex Len and Archie Goodwin rise to the top?
Let’s find out. Here are the Suns’ five best offseason moves.