Feb 07, 2013 01:47 EST
Eric Bledsoe had 27 points, six rebounds and six steals as the short-manned Los Angeles Clippers defeated the Orlando Magic 86-76.
Jul 04, 2012 23:34 EDT
Two-time NBA Most Valuable Player Steve Nash will join the Los Angeles Lakers in a sign-and-trade deal with the Phoenix Suns, according to numerous newspaper and television reports.
Jun 22, 2012 13:53 EDT
First Lady Michelle Obama will lead a US delegation to the London Olympics next month featuring the famed double gold medalist woman footballer Brandi Chastain, the White House said Friday.
Mar 20, 2012 23:37 EDT
Chris Bosh scored 29 points and LeBron James added 20 to spark the Miami Heat to a 14th consecutive NBA home triumph, a 99-95 victory over the Phoenix Suns on Tuesday.
Feb 01, 2012 19:00 EST
GLSEN anti-gay bullying campaign will greet football fans attending this weekend's Super Bowl. ?An anti-gay bullying campaign by the Gay, Lesbian & Straight Education Network (GLSEN) will greet football fans attending this weekend's Super Bowl in Indianapolis. GLSEN's award-winning Think Before You Speak campaign features stars Hilary Duff, Wanda Sykes and the NBA's Grant Hill. ?GLSEN is thrilled to share the Think Before You Speak campaign's message of respect with tens of thousands of football fans attending the Super Bowl this year,? Dr. Eliza Byard, executive director of GLSEN, said in a statement. ?The PSA campaign featuring Hilary Duff, Wanda Sykes and the NBA's Grant Hill has already reached millions of Americans across the country and we are truly grateful for this opportunity to increase awareness among a new kind of audience about the negative impact of anti-gay slurs.? In one 30-second spot, the Phoenix Suns' Grant Hill and Jared Dudley correct a ballplayer when he says, ?Yo
Jan 16, 2012 02:09 EST
The San Antonio Spurs kept their perfect record at home intact by beating the banged-up Phoenix Suns 102-91 behind a 24 point, 11 rebound performance from Tim Duncan.
May 23, 2011 20:00 EDT
Chicago Bulls center Joakim Noah facing criticism for using an anti-gay slur . Despite having apologized for hurling an anti-gay slur at a fan, Chicago Bulls center Joakim Noah is facing criticism from gay rights groups. During game 3 of the Eastern Conference finals against the Miami Heat, the six-foot-eleven, 26-year-old Noah was called for a personal foul against LeBron James in the opening quarter. As TNT's cameras remained fixed on the benched player, he appeared to shout ?faggot? at a fan in Miami's American Airlines Arena. (The video is embedded in the right panel of this page.) ?I apologize,? Noah said on Sunday. ?The fan said something to me that I thought was disrespectful, and I said some things that I shouldn't have said. I was frustrated and I don't mean no disrespect to anybody. I just got caught up.? While acknowledging Noah's apology, GLAAD president Jarred Barrios urged the NBA to take action. "Noah's apology is a start," Barrios said. "We are confident that the NBA wi
May 15, 2011 20:00 EDT
Phoenix Suns' Grant Hill, Jared Dudley star in GLSEN anti-gay bullying video ad. The Phoenix Suns is leading the National Basketball Association (NBA) in gay acceptance. In addition to its CEO and President Rick Welts announcing he's gay on Sunday, two players, Grant Hill and Jared Dudley, appeared in an anti-gay bullying ad for the Gay, Lesbian and Straight Education Network (GLSEN) over the weekend. In the ad, Hill and Dudley correct a ballplayer when he says, ?Your moves are just gay.? ?Using 'gay' to mean dumb or stupid ? not cool,? Hill says. ?Not in my house,? Dudley says. ?Not anywhere.? ?It's not creative,? Hill says. ?It's offensive to gay people,? Dudley adds. ?Ad you're better than that,? Hill concludes. (The video is embedded in the right panel of this page.) The ad directs viewers to the website ThinkB4YouSpeak.com, which urges young people to consider the impact of using words such as ?gay? and ?that's so gay.? ?NBA players like Grant Hill and Jared Dudley know that words
Apr 14, 2011 02:14 EDT
Marcin Gortat had 21 points as the Phoenix Suns posted a 106-103 win over San Antonio who are hoping an injury to Manu Ginobili isn't a serious one.
Mar 23, 2011 03:23 EDT
LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Kobe Bryant delivered a sensational performance to lead the Los Angeles Lakers to a roller-coaster 139-137 triple-overtime victory over the Phoenix Suns on Tuesday.
Dec 30, 2010 00:36 EST
Jrue Holiday scores 25 points, Sixers knock off Suns 123-110. The Philadelphia 76ers found a gear Wednesday night they didn't think they had.
Dec 26, 2010 19:07 EST
Clippers end 9-game losing streak to Suns, led by Griffin's 18th straight double-double. Squirming on the Clippers' bench for the final 2:52 while the Phoenix Suns sliced a 10-point deficit to one was a gut-wrenching experience for rookie Blake Griffin, who wasn't able to exhale until Eric Gordon made a game-saving steal in the final minute.
Dec 26, 2010 18:39 EST
Clippers end nine-game losing streak to Suns, led by Griffin's 18th straight double-double. Rookie Blake Griffin posted his 18th straight double-double with 28 points and 12 rebounds before fouling out with 2:52 remaining, and the Los Angeles Clippers beat Phoenix 108-103 on Sunday to end a streak of nine straight losses to the Suns.
Dec 21, 2010 10:10 EST
Tim Duncan scored 20 points and pulled down 15 rebounds to spark the San Antonio Spurs to their ninth NBA triumph in a row, a 118-110 victory over the Phoenix Suns.
Dec 20, 2010 23:20 EST
Duncan's double-double carries Spurs to 9th straight with 118-110 win over short-handed Suns. Tim Duncan had 20 points and 15 rebounds, and the San Antonio Spurs won their ninth in a row, 118-110 over the Phoenix Suns, who played undermanned again Monday night following their blockbuster trade.
Dec 19, 2010 23:51 EST
OKLAHOMA CITY (Reuters) - Grant Hill scored a season-high 30 points and added 11 rebounds to help the new-look Phoenix Suns slow the Oklahoma City Thunder with a 113-110 victory on Sunday.
Dec 19, 2010 22:02 EST
Grant Hill's season-high 30 points lift short-handed Suns past Thunder 113-110. Grant Hill scored a season-high 30 points and had 11 rebounds, Steve Nash added 20 points and 10 assists and the short-handed Phoenix Suns snapped Oklahoma City's five-game winning streak by beating the Thunder 113-110 on Sunday night.
Dec 15, 2010 23:48 EST
Frye hits 7 3-pointers, Nash notches 19 assists to help Phoenix beat Minnesota 128-122. Channing Frye hit seven of Phoenix's 15 3-pointers, Steve Nash had 19 assists and the Suns outlasted the Minnesota Timberwolves 128-122 Wednesday night.
Dec 10, 2010 23:48 EST
Camby's double-double, Roy's 26 points lead Portland to 4th straight win, 101-94 over Phoenix. Marcus Camby had 16 points and 18 rebounds, Brandon Roy added 26 points and the Portland Trail Blazers beat the Phoenix Suns 101-94 Friday night for their fourth straight win.
Dec 09, 2010 00:34 EST
Zach Randolph scores 34 as Memphis Grizzlies rally to beat Phoenix Suns 104-98 in overtime. Zach Randolph scored a season-high 34 points, Rudy Gay had 22 and the Memphis Grizzlies rallied to beat the Phoenix Suns 104-98 in overtime Wednesday night.
Facts from the Wikipedia page:
|Phoenix Suns – No. 33|
|Small forward/shooting guard|
|Born||October 5, 1972 |
|Listed height||6 ft 8 in (2.03 m)|
|Listed weight||225 lb (102 kg)|
|High school||South Lakes|
|Draft||3rd overall, 1994|
|Former teams||Detroit Pistons (1994–2000)|
Orlando Magic (2000–2007)
|Awards||NBA co-Rookie of the Year|
7x NBA All-Star
(1995-1998, 2000-2001, 2005)
All-NBA First Team
4x All-NBA Second Team
NBA All-Rookie First Team
2x NBA Sportsmanship Award