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Expect a Long Line Of Suitors For Fired Blazer GM Kevin Pritchard

June 26th, 2010
To many NBA observers who were watching the NBA Draft yesterday , it was not any picks by any team during the course of the draft, nor was it the trades that gave both the Chicago Bulls and Miami Heat bigger salary cap spaces in anticipation of the first day of ...

Phoenix Suns Owner Robert Sarver Not Fit to Own NBA Franchise

June 18th, 2010
It's amazing how many bad owners there have been in the history of Phoenix sports. We all know about Bill Bidwell's failures with the Arizona Cardinals in the 1990s (though to his credit, he has backed off and let his son Michael and GM Rod Graves run the show recently, leading to ...

NBA Playoffs: Difference in Play Has Helped Suns To Within Six Games of Title

May 26th, 2010
During the midst of Mike D'Antoni's run as Phoenix Suns head coach—a run which saw the Suns reach two Western Conference Finals in as many years, in 2005 and 2006, and a run which vaulted the Suns from a morbid franchise into one of the NBA's elite—it was widely known ...

Phoenix Suns GM Steve Kerr Seems On Track for Extension After Rough Start

March 29th, 2010
For the amount of grief Phoenix Suns general manager Steve Kerr got during the first years of his tenure, mostly for the Shaquille O'Neal experiment (which Kerr maintains was not a trade he was favorable of) and also the failed hiring of Terry Porter as head coach, it may seem ...

The Future of Hockey in Arizona Is Getting More and More Confusing

March 13th, 2010
Early in 2010, probably a month or so ago, a group named Ice Edge Holdings had announced that they were putting forth a letter of intent to purchase the Phoenix Coyotes from the NHL (who currently owns the franchise), and as a result keep it in Phoenix (aside from their ...

Phoenix Coyotes can take inspiration from classic film “Field of Dreams”

January 6th, 2010
The classic baseball movie Field of Dreams , starring Kevin Costner and Amy Madigan, was one of the best sports films ever produced. It also serves as an inspiration for fans of the Phoenix Coyotes—hopeful that the team's recent problems with bankruptcy and attendance will not drive the promising ...