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P.J. Tucker: Suns’ Unsung Fourth Quarter Hero

P.J. Tucker: Suns’ Unsung Fourth Quarter Hero

valleyofthesun.com Updated 3 hours ago
The young Phoenix Suns have quickly become notorious for blowing big leads over the last few weeks. With one game remaining of their franchise-record eight-game home stand, the Suns somehow stand at...
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  • Report: Markieff And Marcus Morris Under Investigation For Assa…

    Report: Markieff And Marcus Morris Under Investigation For Assault

    deadspin.com 6 hours ago
    According to CBS 5 News, Phoenix Suns twins Marcus and Markieff Morris are being investigated by Phoenix police for their role in an alleged assault that occurred Saturday outside of a gym. Details are scant, but CBS 5 News says the twins are "bein…
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  • Suns Recap: Phoenix Hangs On For Win Over Wizards

    Suns Recap: Phoenix Hangs On For Win Over Wizards

    valleyofthesun.com 6 hours ago
    Stop me if you’re heard this one. The Phoenix Suns built a big first half lead at home and looked like world-beaters. The Phoenix Suns came out flat in the second half and watched their lead...
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  • Tyrann Mathieu shares secrets on how to stop Odell Beckham Jr.

    Tyrann Mathieu shares secrets on how to stop Odell Beckham Jr.

    profootballtalk.com 9 hours ago
    Wednesday’s star-studded edition of Pro Football Talk on NBCSN included an LSU mini-reunion. Former Tigers Odell Beckham Jr. (now with the Giants) and Tyrann Mathieu (now with the Cardinals) joined the program to discuss, among other things, how to slow…
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  • Suns Preview: Transition Points Key In Backcourt Battle With Wi…

    Suns Preview: Transition Points Key In Backcourt Battle With Wizards

    valleyofthesun.com 10 hours ago
    Heading into the seventh game of their franchise-record eight-game home stand, the Phoenix Suns are going to try to get out and run. With the Washington Wizards in town, the advertised matchup is...
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  • D-backs hire Carter as assistant to Stewart

    D-backs hire Carter as assistant to Stewart

    ESPN.com 12 hours ago
    The Arizona Diamondbacks have hired Joe Carter as special assistant to general manager Dave Stewart.
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  • NBA Says Matt Barnes Wasn’t Fined For Exchange With Suns Owner

    NBA Says Matt Barnes Wasn’t Fined For Exchange With Suns Owner

    After Matt Barnes sounded off on Twitter yesterday, blaming a comment by Suns owner Robert Sarver for the $25,000 fine the NBA assessed him for mouthing off to a fan during Sunday’s 120-100 Clippers win in Phoenix, an unnamed NBA source confirmed to ESP…
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  • Grantham opts to stay at L'ville over Raiders

    Grantham opts to stay at L'ville over Raiders

    ESPN.com 13 hours ago
    Louisville defensive coordinator Todd Grantham will remain with the Cardinals.
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  • Suns closeout homestand needing wins

    Suns closeout homestand needing wins

    valleyofthesun.com 18 hours ago
    Phoenix- The Phoenix Suns (26-20) are playing with fire, and the scary thing is, they are playing with fire without having the proper training of how to safely play with fire. That is the best way...
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  • Coyotes' Shinnimin recalled from AHL

    Coyotes' Shinnimin recalled from AHL

    NHL.com 19 hours ago
    GLENDALE, ARIZONA – Arizona Coyotes General Manager Don Maloney announced today that the Coyotes have recalled forward Brendan Shinnimin from the Portland Pirates, the club's American Hockey League affiliate (AHL). The 24-year-old Shinnimin has...
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  • Seahawks' O'Brien Schofield happy with life after Cardinals

    Seahawks' O'Brien Schofield happy with life after Cardinals

    ESPN.com Jan 27 (yesterday)
    PHOENIX -- For a long time, Seattle Seahawks linebacker O'Brien Schofield thought about the moment he was cut by the Arizona Cardinals. It happened on the first day of training camp in 2013, minutes before the conditioning test at University of Phoenix …
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  • Suns 5-on-5: Should Hornacek Bench Players For Technicals?

    Suns 5-on-5: Should Hornacek Bench Players For Technicals?

    valleyofthesun.com Jan 27 (yesterday)
    1. Do you agree with Jeff Hornacek’s decision to bench guys, regardless of the importance of the game, after a technical when arguing with officials? Gerald Bourguet: I don’t mind it at...
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  • Drew Stanton says he'll be 'full strength' by April

    Drew Stanton says he'll be 'full strength' by April

    ESPN.com Jan 27 (yesterday)
    PHOENIX -- Drew Stanton is three weeks into a rehab program that’ll have him back on the field by mid-spring. The Arizona Cardinals' backup quarterback is planning on returning from the right knee injury that sidelined him for the Arizona Cardinals’ las…
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  • Clippers' Barnes fined, blames Suns owner

    Clippers' Barnes fined, blames Suns owner

    ESPN.com Jan 27 (yesterday)
    Los Angeles Clippers forward Matt Barnes has been fined $25,000 for directing inappropriate language toward a fan.
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  • Jets tab Marcel Shipp as running backs coach

    Jets tab Marcel Shipp as running backs coach

    profootballtalk.com Jan 27 (yesterday)
    A former NFL tailback not long removed from his playing days will coach the Jets’ running backs. Ex-Cardinals tailback Marcel Shipp, who was last on an NFL roster with Houston in 2008, has been added to Todd Bowles’ coaching staff, the Jets announced Tu…
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  • Suns Practice: Slight Changes To The Technical Foul Rule

    Suns Practice: Slight Changes To The Technical Foul Rule

    valleyofthesun.com Jan 27 (yesterday)
    With the Super Bowl in town this week and US Airways Center packed with NFL players (who were just there so they wouldn’t get fined) and journalists (who were just there so they wouldn’t...
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  • Raiders hire Rob Moore, Bernie Parmalee to coaching staff

    Raiders hire Rob Moore, Bernie Parmalee to coaching staff

    profootballtalk.com Jan 27 (yesterday)
    A pair of former NFL players are among four new coaching staff hires announced by the Raiders on Tuesday. Ex-Dolphins and Jets tailback Bernie Parmalee will coach Oakland’s running backs, while former Jets and Cardinals wideout Rob Moore will coach the …
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  • Bruce Arians: DC hire is done, announcement coming next week

    Bruce Arians: DC hire is done, announcement coming next week

    ESPN.com Jan 26 (3 days ago)
    SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. -- The Cardinals know who their next defensive coordinator will be, they just won't announce it yet. Arizona coach Bruce Arians told ESPN.com that the hire is "done" and an announcement will come either Monday or Tuesday. &qu…
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  • GIF: Glen Davis Goes Butt-First Into Face Of Woman Sitting Cour…

    GIF: Glen Davis Goes Butt-First Into Face Of Woman Sitting Courtside

    dimemag.com Jan 26 (3 days ago)
    What’s the expression – “soft as a baby’s bottom?” Luckily for a fan sitting in the first row at yesterday’s game between the Los Angeles Clippers and Phoenix Suns, that phrase seems to apply to the biggest babies, too. Watch Glen Davis chase a loosebal…
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  • Video - Gerald Green Soars For The Slam Dunk 00:10

    Gerald Green Soars For The Slam Dunk

    Jan 28
    Phoenix Suns forward Gerald Green runs the floor to get the jam against the Wizards.
  • Video - Clippers' Barnes Blames Suns Owner For Rant 02:43

    Clippers' Barnes Blames Suns Owner For Rant

    Jan 27
    ESPNLosAngeles.com's Arash Markazi breaks down Clippers forward Matt Barnes' claim that his use of inappropriate language was directed at Suns owner Robert Sarver.
  • Video - Clippers Cruise Past Suns 01:04

    Clippers Cruise Past Suns

    Jan 25
    Chris Paul had 23 points and 12 assists in the Clippers' 120-100 victory over the Suns.
  • Video - Harden Lifts Rockets To Win 01:39

    Harden Lifts Rockets To Win

    Jan 23
    James Harden's 20-foot buzzer-beating basket lifted the Rockets past the Suns 113-111.

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    Jan 28
    U.S. international Alejandro Bedoya is ‎advanced in negotiations for a new contract with French club Nantes, according to sources in the America...
  • Matt Barnes fine not due to interaction with Phoenix Suns owner Robert Sar…

    Jan 28
    An NBA spokesman told ESPN.com's Marc Stein that the league's review of the incident "confirmed that it was not an interaction with Phoenix Suns owner Robert Sarver" that led to the Los Angeles Clippers forward's fine.
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    Jan 28
    John Clayton's mailbag: An in-depth roster study by Pro Football Focus illustrates how tough it is for bad teams to make quick turnarounds.
  • Something The Seahawks And Patriots Can Agree On: Mother Knows Best

    Jan 28
    There have been verbal jabs lobbed back and forth this week between the Seahawks and the Patriots. But at Super Bowl Media Day, both teams were virtually unanimous in thanking their moms.