Ex-Phoenix Suns guard Kendall Marshall hopes to make it with Philly
When Kendall Marshall, Shannon Brown and Malcolm Lee were traded by the Suns and waived by the Wizards in late October, the laws of second chances foretold which player would have the best shot of resurfacing.
Lee physically could not play. Brown already had switched NBA teams seven times for a reason.
Phoenix Suns rookie Archie Goodwin learning 2 positions
Archie Goodwin was a Kentucky point guard who the Suns pegged for being an NBA shooting guard.
But why not both? On a team that essentially starts two combo guards, the Suns are giving Goodwin some small doses of initiating offense because he and the league are heading toward more dual-guard roles anyway.
Markieff Morris leads the Phoenix Suns past the Toronto Raptors
PHOENIX -- Twenty games can often be enough to give NBA teams some idea of their identity and place in the league.
The jury has remained out for just what this Suns' winning start meant and what its staying power would be. They acted the part of a winning team Friday night, keeping command of the second half against a skidding visitor for a 106-97 Suns victory against Toronto at US Airways Center.
Kobe Bryant announces he'll play Sunday for Lakers
Los Angeles Lakers guard Kobe Bryant will return to the court Sunday against the Toronto Raptors, he announced on his Facebook page Friday afternoon.Out since tearing his left Achilles tendon April 12, the 2007-08 NBA MVP and 15-time NBA All-Star posted a video leading into finally announcing a return date. He has been practicing with the team as he rebuilds strength in the Achilles.
Gamethread: Phoenix Suns @ Los Angeles Lakers Time for the Suns to put some more separation (on the good side) between themselves and .500 at the expense of the Lakers... Because let's face it, nobody deserves an ass kicking more than they do.
Game Preview: Phoenix Suns @ Los Angeles Lakers The Phoenix Suns go for three wins in a row tonight as they play a very beatable Los Angeles Lakers team in a state of flux. Supposedly some guy named Kobe Bryant just returned from an injury.