(The Sports Xchange) - Indiana Pacers guard Glenn Robinson III won the Slam Dunk title over Phoenix Suns forward Derrick Jones Jr. on Saturday night by leaping over teammate Paul George, the Pacers mascot and a Pacers dance team member for a reverse slam that merited a perfect 50 in the final round. Show More Summary
Indiana Pacers forward Glenn Robinson III took home the gold in the 2017 NBA Slam Dunk Contest, defeating Derrick Jones Jr. of the Phoenix Suns in the final. Robinson claimed the big win after leaping over team-mate Paul George, the Pacers mascot and a Pacers dance team member and hitting a reverse slam worth a perfect 50, according to the judges. Show More Summary
The Lakers absorbed a wire-to-wire beating at the hands of the Phoenix Suns on Wednesday night, staggering into the All-Star break with one of their worst defensive performances of the season. Here are five things we learned from their 137-101 loss to the Suns in Talking Stick Resort Arena: 1....
Lakers assistant coach Brian Shaw fell ill before Wednesday night’s game against the Phoenix Suns and was unable to make it to the bench in Talking Stick Resort Arena. He might have been the lucky one. At least the former Lakers star did not have to witness a 137-101 drubbing at the hands of the...
Anthony Davis scored six consecutive New Orleans points, including the go-ahead rebound basket with 40.3 seconds to play, and the Pelicans escaped with a 110-108 victory over the Phoenix Suns
James Harden scored 40 points in three quarters and the Houston Rockets never trailed in a lopsided 133-102 win over the short-handed Phoenix Suns on Saturday night
Devin Booker scored 27 points, Eric Bledsoe added 23 and the Phoenix Suns rolled past the Chicago Bulls 115-97
The NBA has suspended Phoenix Suns center Alex Len has been suspended one game without pay for leaving the bench during an on-court altercation in a Wednesday night game against the Grizzlies in Memphis
NEW YORK -- Phoenix Suns center Alex Len has been suspended one game without pay for leaving the bench area and entering the playing court during an altercation, it was announced today by Kiki VanDeWeghe, Executive Vice President, Basketball Operations.
Phoenix Suns forward Dragan Bender had routine arthroscopic procedure on his right ankle yesterday (Wednesday) to remove a bone spur. The surgery was performed by Dr. Ned Amendola at Duke University Hospital. Bender is estimated to return to full basketball activity in approximately four to six weeks. The fourth overall pick of the 2016 NBA Draft, [...]
PHOENIX – Phoenix Suns forward Dragan Bender today underwent a successful routine arthroscopic procedure on his right ankle to remove a bone spur. The surgery was performed by Dr. Ned Amendola at Duke University Hospital. Bender is estimated to return to full basketball activity in approximately four to six weeks.
MEMPHIS – Throughout this recent stretch, and really for most of the season, the Suns’ greatest flaw has come on defense, producing deflections and getting stops.
Mike Conley scored 23 points, Marc Gasol added 19 and the Memphis Grizzlies took advantage of the Phoenix Suns' poor shooting in a 110-91 victory
MEMPHIS – Suns forward Dragan Bender will have surgery to repair his injured right ankle on Wednesday, putting the rest of his rookie season in jeopardy.
Anthony Davis capped his 34-point night with a key rebound and six made free throws in the final half-minute, and the New Orleans Pelicans ended a four-game slide with a 111-106 victory over the Phoenix Suns
The Phoenix Suns have signed guard Ronnie Price to a second 10-day contract. Currently in his third tenure with the Suns, Price has not yet appeared in a game this season since initially signing a 10-day contract with the team on Jan. 27. An 11-year NBA veteran out of Utah Valley University, Price most recently played [...]
Giannis Antetokounmpo scored 30 points to lead six Milwaukee players in double figures and the Bucks snapped a five-game losing streak with a 137-112 victory over the Phoenix Suns, their highest-scoring game of the season
Devin Booker scored 33 points and hit the game-winning jumper at the buzzer, giving the Phoenix Suns a 105-103 victory over the Sacramento Kings
Derrick Jones Jr. has played all of 11 minutes for the Phoenix Suns. In that time, he’s made one layup, hit one free throw, and committed one personal foul. Jones has spent most of his time in the D-League where he’s been playing 32 minutes a night and averaging 15 points and 6 boards. Not the most impressive… Read more...
NEW YORK -- The Philadelphia 76ers' Joel Embiid and the Phoenix Suns' Marquese Chriss today were named Kia NBA Eastern and Western Conference Rookies of the Month, respectively, for games played in January.