1. Phoenix Suns' All-Star Weekend Representation Is Positive Sign for the Future

    For the second year in a row, the Phoenix Suns will not have a player represent them at the NBA All-Star Game. However, Suns fans still have some incentive to tune into this weekend's events...

    Sam Cooper Written by Sam Cooper about 10 months ago 3,116 reads 4 comments

  2. Grading Every Key Phoenix Suns Player Heading into NBA All-Star Break

    Even several months into the regular season, the Phoenix Suns still have a firm grasp on a Western Conference playoff spot...

    Sam Cooper Written by Sam Cooper about 10 months ago 3,876 reads 7 comments

  3. Biggest Reasons These Phoenix Suns Are so Much Better Than Last Year

    The 29-20 Phoenix Suns have been without point guard Eric Bledsoe for over a month, and yet they continue to win games and climb the standings in a tough Western Conference...

    Sam Cooper Written by Sam Cooper about 11 months ago 4,019 reads 13 comments

  4. Ranking Eric Bledsoe Among Best Phoenix Suns Acquisitions Ever

    Despite a right knee injury that will keep him out most of the season, Eric Bledsoe can be considered a major steal. In 24 games for the Suns , he posted averages of 18.0 points, 4...

    Sam Cooper Written by Sam Cooper about 11 months ago 17,788 reads 52 comments

  5. What We Learned About Phoenix Suns During Season's First Half

    Exactly halfway through the 2013-14 NBA regular season, the Phoenix Suns are tenaciously fighting for a playoff spot in a tough Western Conference. That statement might have sounded absurd just three months ago...

    Sam Cooper Written by Sam Cooper about 11 months ago 1,901 reads 10 comments

  6. Breaking Down the Morris Twins' Rise with Phoenix Suns

    Despite a rough stretch of road games that included four losses and only one win, the Phoenix Suns , at 22-16, are still one of the league's most impressive stories...

    Sam Cooper Written by Sam Cooper about 11 months ago 14,129 reads 8 comments

  7. Final First-Half Player Power Rankings for Phoenix Suns

    Almost halfway through the regular season, it is clear that the 21-13 Phoenix Suns are fighting for a playoff spot in a fiercely competitive Western Conference. So far, they have been the surprise underdog story of the year...

    Sam Cooper Written by Sam Cooper about 12 months ago 1,359 reads 3 comments

  8. Goran Dragic-Eric Bledsoe Backcourt Can Work Long Term for Phoenix Suns

    As the NBA evolves into a landscape dominated by explosive athleticism and quick pace, more teams are opting to use two-point guard lineups that provide extra speed, ball-handling and facilitating...

    Sam Cooper Written by Sam Cooper about 12 months ago 6,238 reads 39 comments

  9. Year-End Grades for Every Key Phoenix Suns Player

    Before the regular season started, few fans would have been willing to bet that the lowly Phoenix Suns could place ahead of legitimate contenders such as the Houston Rockets and Golden State Warriors in the Western Conference standings...

    Sam Cooper Written by Sam Cooper about 12 months ago 5,729 reads 5 comments

  10. Can Surprising Phoenix Suns Actually Stay in the Playoff Race?

    The Phoenix Suns , currently the seventh seed in the West with a 14-10 record, are still defying expectations...

    Sam Cooper Written by Sam Cooper about 1 year ago 4,294 reads 16 comments

  11. Grading Jeff Hornacek's Coaching Debut with Phoenix Suns So Far

    Before the regular season started, the Phoenix Suns were expected to be one of the worst teams in the NBA by almost every single major media outlet...

    Sam Cooper Written by Sam Cooper about 1 year ago 5,860 reads 16 comments

  12. Phoenix Suns Power Rankings: Rating Every Player After First Six Weeks

    Now six weeks into the NBA season, the Phoenix Suns ' success is looking like less and less of a fluke. The Suns are currently 10-9, good for third in the Pacific division and tenth in the Western Conference...

    Sam Cooper Written by Sam Cooper about 1 year ago 3,398 reads 7 comments

  13. Initial Report Card Grades for Every Key Phoenix Suns Player

    Before the regular season began, you might have been hard-pressed to find an expert willing to bet that the Suns would be above .500 one month into the season. And yet, here we are...

    Sam Cooper Written by Sam Cooper about 1 year ago 3,661 reads 10 comments

  14. Phoenix Suns Are One Rookie Star Away from Being Really Good

    Now nine games into the NBA season, the Phoenix Suns continue to impress. Despite two consecutive losses and a 5-4 record, the Suns have outscored their opponents by 27 points this season...

    Sam Cooper Written by Sam Cooper about 1 year ago 2,276 reads 9 comments

  15. Eric Bledsoe Has Been Even Better Than Advertised for Phoenix Suns

    When the Phoenix Suns originally traded for point guard Eric Bledsoe in July, most Suns fans were ecstatic about the idea of acquiring a top prospect for the future...

    Sam Cooper Written by Sam Cooper about 1 year ago 2,721 reads 10 comments

  16. How Long Can Miles Plumlee Hold the Phoenix Suns' Starting Center Job?

    When the Phoenix Suns originally traded veteran forward Luis Scola to the Indiana Pacers , the main asset they gathered from the trade appeared to be a 2014 first-round pick...

    Sam Cooper Written by Sam Cooper about 1 year ago 7,906 reads 11 comments

  17. Phoenix Suns Are Still Worth Watching This Season

    Almost any Phoenix Suns fan would tell you that this season is not about making the playoffs or staying competitive with the rest of the league. And any fan that tells you otherwise is so optimistic that they may in fact be delusional...

    Sam Cooper Written by Sam Cooper about 1 year ago 2,503 reads 16 comments

  18. Phoenix Suns Preview 2013-14: Lineup, Roster Predictions, Team Analysis

    The 2012-13 season was perhaps the worst in Phoenix Suns history since the team's inception in 1969, and fans watched as a team with no sense of identity or direction struggled, game after game...

    Sam Cooper Written by Sam Cooper about 1 year ago 10,275 reads 8 comments

  19. How Long Until Phoenix Suns' Rebuilding Project Is Completed?

    Between hiring a new general manager and head coach and acquiring several players this offseason that improve the team's future outlook, it is clear that the Phoenix Suns ' rebuilding project has officially begun...

    Sam Cooper Written by Sam Cooper about 1 year ago 3,575 reads 18 comments

  20. 2013-14 NBA Season Preview Player Power Rankings for Phoenix Suns

    With the preseason out of the way, the Phoenix Suns are beginning to get a grasp on their identity as a team and are realizing what they will be capable of doing in the upcoming season...

    Sam Cooper Written by Sam Cooper about 1 year ago 2,098 reads 13 comments

  21. Winners and Losers from Week 1 of Phoenix Suns' Preseason

    There may still be plenty of games to play before the regular season begins, but the Phoenix Suns already have two games under their belt after the first week of preseason action...

    Sam Cooper Written by Sam Cooper about 1 year ago 6,180 reads 19 comments

  22. Spotlighting and Breaking Down Phoenix Suns' Power Forward Position

    It has now been a few years since Amar'e Stoudemire left for New York City, and the Phoenix Suns are still trying to replace that production and find a new star power forward for the future...

    Sam Cooper Written by Sam Cooper about 1 year ago 1,649 reads 6 comments

  23. The Biggest Training Camp Mysteries for Phoenix Suns

    Training camp may be officially underway, but the Phoenix Suns still have a lot to figure out about their roster and identity before the 2013-14 NBA season commences...

    Sam Cooper Written by Sam Cooper about 1 year ago 2,929 reads 9 comments

  24. Phoenix Suns Media Day 2013: Photos, Interviews and Takeaways

    After an extremely busy offseason, the Phoenix Suns head intro training camp with a renewed sense of hope for the future. Despite some great transactions taking place this past summer, the Suns are not an incredibly talented team...

    Sam Cooper Written by Sam Cooper about 1 year ago 2,398 reads 5 comments

  25. Phoenix Suns Training Camp 2013: Roster Projections, Team Analysis and Preview

    When the Phoenix Suns entered training camp last September, they pushed the idea that the 2012-13 Suns would be playoff contenders. In reality, Suns fans suffered through one of the worst seasons in franchise history...

    Sam Cooper Written by Sam Cooper about 1 year ago 7,064 reads 22 comments