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Embiid explodes with 42 points as 76ers repel Suns
by Bob Baum - January 3, 2019 - 1:40pm
Joel Embiid, playing despite a sore left knee, matched his season high with 42 points, 30 in the first half, and grabbed 18 rebounds and the Philadelphia 76ers held off a strong second-half rally to beat the Phoenix...
Nowitzki returns but Mavs lose to Suns
by Bob Baum - December 14, 2018 - 2:33pm
The Dallas loss came in the season debut of Dirk Nowitzki, who hadn't played yet while recovering from ankle surgery.
LeBron gets 1st win as a Laker in romp over Suns
by Bob Baum - October 25, 2018 - 12:48pm
Short-handed Los Angeles gave LeBron James his first victory as a Laker with a 131-113 romp over the Phoenix Suns
Ayton arrives as symbol that Suns are on the rise
by Bob Baum - June 23, 2018 - 9:00am
Since the heady days of Steve Nash came to an end, there have been few signs of joy from a dwindling fan base that watched the Phoenix Suns tumble to the bottom of the NBA standings and miss the playoffs for the...
New Suns coach takes aim at resurrecting franchise
by Bob Baum - May 15, 2018 - 12:37pm
Igor Kokoskov is the first NBA head coach born and raised outside North America, but he reminded everyone at his introductory news conference with the Phoenix Suns
Suns hire Jazz assistant Igor Kokoskov as new head coach
by Bob Baum - May 3, 2018 - 10:58am
The Phoenix Suns have hired Utah Jazz assistant Igor Kokoskov as their new head coach.
Thompson, Warriors beat Suns for 15th straight time
by Bob Baum - April 9, 2018 - 12:37pm
Klay Thompson scored 22 of his 34 points in the first quarter and the Golden State Warriors beat Phoenix for the 15th consecutive time, 117-100
Cook, Green lead depleted Warriors past Suns 124-109
by Bob Baum - March 18, 2018 - 12:00pm
Even with Golden State’s Stephen Curry, Kevin Durant and Klay Thompson on the sidelines, the Phoenix Suns couldn’t beat the Warriors.
LeBron posts 69th triple-double as Cavs trample lowly Suns
by Bob Baum - March 14, 2018 - 12:44pm
LeBron James earned his 69th career triple-double, and 14th this season, leading the Cleveland Cavaliers to a wire-to-wire 129-107 win over the Phoenix Suns.
Rookie Mitchell scores 40, Jazz rout Suns 129-97
by Bob Baum - February 3, 2018 - 4:30pm
A dozen teams passed on Donovan Mitchell in last year’s draft before Denver finally picked him and promptly traded him to Utah. The Jazz must be so grateful the way it all turned out.
Booker, Chriss lead late rally to boost Suns past Hawks
by Bob Baum - January 3, 2018 - 4:49pm
The Phoenix Suns appeared headed for an ugly home loss to the Atlanta Hawks until the frantic final minutes.
Butler leads balanced Timberwolves past Suns 115-106
by Bob Baum - December 24, 2017 - 10:00am
The scoring was balanced but there was no doubt who led the Minnesota Timberwolves over the Phoenix Suns.
Clarkson’s season-high 25 points lift Lakers over Suns
by Bob Baum - November 14, 2017 - 5:33am
Jordan Clarkson scored a season-high 25 points and the Los Angeles Lakers pulled away late to beat the Phoenix Suns, 100-93.
Winless Suns fire Earl Watson after 3 games this season
by Bob Baum - October 23, 2017 - 2:54am
The Phoenix Suns have fired coach Earl Watson just three games in to the NBA season.
Bellinger, Dodgers beat D-backs 3-1 to return to NLCS
by Bob Baum - October 10, 2017 - 6:16am
Led by a big Japanese right-hander and a rookie from just down the road, the Los Angeles Dodgers are headed back to the NL Championship Series.
LeBron James, Cavaliers hold off Suns 120-116
by Bob Baum - January 9, 2017 - 3:05pm
James scored 12 of his 28 points in the fourth quarter as the Cavs fought off Phoenix down the stretch for a 120-116 victory Sunday night (Monday in Manila).
Knight nets 37 in Suns' rout of depleted Clips
by Bob Baum - November 12, 2015 - 11:30pm
Brandon Knight matched his career high with 37 points, Eric Bledsoe fell an assist shy of his second career triple-double and the Phoenix Suns rolled past the severely depleted Los Angeles Clippers 118-104 on Thursday...
Suns survive for ugly 74-72 win over Davis-less New Orleans
by Bob Baum - March 20, 2015 - 1:59pm
Brandan Wright scored 16 points and matched his career high with seven blocked shots, helping the Phoenix Suns to a sluggish, cold-shooting 74-72 victory over a New Orleans Pelicans team playing without star Anthony...
Late barrage of 3s lifts Atlanta past Phoenix, 96-87
by Bob Baum - March 14, 2015 - 1:49pm
Paul Millsap scored 23 points and the Atlanta Hawks made five 3-pointers in the final 6:38 to pull away from the Phoenix Suns, 96-87 on Friday night.
Westbrook gets triple-double but Suns beat Thunder 117-113
by Bob Baum - February 27, 2015 - 4:02pm
Russell Westbrook scored 39 points in his 12th career triple-double but missed what would have been the game-tying layup with 5.7 seconds left in overtime, and the Phoenix Suns beat Oklahoma City 117-113 on Thursday...
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