The NBA season is upon us, and my beloved Phoenix Suns have started the season in an expected manner—they are third in scoring, play no interior defense and are at the bottom of the league in rebounding.
Their record puts them in the middle of the pack at 3-3, but they have stayed competitive in all their games thus far (up until yesterday’s Atlanta Hawks game). In fact, this team could very easily be 5-1—they had San Antonio on the ropes until the last two minutes of the game, and also had a chance against the LA Lakers last week.
Being a passionate Suns fan, I go through more than my fair share of ecstasy and heartbreak a million times during each of their games. Hence, a natural corollary was to pen a few of my takes on the team on a weekly basis.
So without further ado, here is what I have seen as the top 10 trends in Week 1 of the 2010-11 Phoenix Suns season.