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No more Mr. Nice Guy: Phoenix Suns telling rookie 7-footer Deandre Ayton to 'be mean' on teams

No more Mr. Nice Guy: Phoenix Suns telling rookie 7-footer Deandre Ayton to 'be mean' on teams

As Phoenix Suns point guard Isaiah Canaan was saying the team has told Deandre Ayton to be mean on opponents, the rookie 7-footer had fun with him.         
Bright Side Of The Sun Nov 14, 2018
Open Thread: Phoenix Suns (2-11) vs. San Antonio Spurs (7-5)

Open Thread: Phoenix Suns (2-11) vs. San Antonio Spurs (7-5)

Will the Suns bounce back? The Suns have been in a tailspin lately. Will the young core help propel some momentum forward after tonight? Let’s find out below, and chat in the comments section down below. Probable starters: Suns - Isaiah Canaan, Devin Booker, Mikal Bridges, T.J. Warren, Deandre Ayton Spurs - Derrick White, Bryn Forbes, DeMar DeRozan, Rudy Gay, LaMarcus Aldridge Note: Trevor Ariza is out (personal reasons), so Mikal Bridges will be making his first NBA start.
rssfeeds.azcentral.com Nov 14, 2018
Suns point guards have the most responsibility, face the most criticism under Kokoskov

Suns point guards have the most responsibility, face the most criticism under Kokoskov

Phoenix Suns starting point guard Isaiah Canaan says first-time NBA head coach Igor Kokoskov demands a great deal out of that position.         
Bright Side Of The Sun Nov 12, 2018
Open Thread: Phoenix Suns (2-10) vs. Oklahoma City Thunder (7-5)

Open Thread: Phoenix Suns (2-10) vs. Oklahoma City Thunder (7-5)

Will no Russell Westbrook mean the Suns pull off an upset? For most Suns games thus far, you will notice how it will end within the first six minutes. Crazy enough, the Suns have lost by 20 or more points 50% of the time they take the floor. Will it be another one of those, or will Phoenix actually keep it competitive this time around? Probable starters: Suns - Isaiah Canaan, Devin Booker, Trevor Ariza, T.J. Warren, Deandre Ayton Thunder - Dennis Schroder, Terrance Ferguson, Paul George, Jerami Grant, Steven Adams Chat in the comments section below throughout tonight’s game, and hopefully...
Bright Side Of The Sun Nov 10, 2018
Locked On Suns Saturday: Progress continues despite loss to Pelicans, sixth by 20 or more points

Locked On Suns Saturday: Progress continues despite loss to Pelicans, sixth by 20 or more points

The Suns were unable to overcome an uncharacteristic game on offense from Devin Booker in a loss to New Orleans, 119-99. On today’s episode, we break down the Suns’ second consecutive loss and 10th on the year, a 119-99 gut punch in New Orleans. From the Suns’ perspective, it was another huge indicator of how big the need is at the point guard spot, with both Devin Booker and Isaiah Canaan playing poorly. For the Pelicans, it was business as usual. Phoenix just could not handle the combination of Julius Randle and Anthony Davis inside. Subscribe, rate and review on Apple Podcasts,...
Devin Booker: Phoenix Suns 'just fell apart' in 116-109 OT home loss to Boston Celtics

Devin Booker: Phoenix Suns 'just fell apart' in 116-109 OT home loss to Boston Celtics

Devin Booker, TJ Warren, Isaiah Canaan and rookie 7-footer Deandre Ayton talk about Thursdays 116-109 overtime home loss to Boston Celtics         
Open Thread: Phoenix Suns (2-7) vs. Brooklyn Nets (4-6)

Open Thread: Phoenix Suns (2-7) vs. Brooklyn Nets (4-6)

A must-win game in November? That’s where the Suns are at with an even tougher stretch ahead. After an exciting come from behind win on Sunday versus Memphis, the Suns are back in action against Brooklyn. Jarrett Allen and D’Angelo Russell versus Deandre Ayton and Devin Booker is going to be a fun one. Probable starters: Suns - Isaiah Canaan, Devin Booker, Trevor Ariza, Ryan Anderson, Deandre Ayton Nets - D’Angelo Russell, Caris LeVert, Joe Harris, Jared Dudley, Jarrett Allen Chime in throughout the game in the comments section below!
Suns still looking for stability at point guard

Suns still looking for stability at point guard

In 30-plus minutes against the Grizzlies, point guard Isaiah Canaan logged 13 points and just two assists.         
Phoenix Suns come up short in 107-98 home loss to Toronto Raptors

Phoenix Suns come up short in 107-98 home loss to Toronto Raptors

Suns players Devin Booker, Deandre Ayton, Isaiah Canaan and coach Igor Kokoskov discuss Friday nights loss to Toronto at Talking Stick Resort Arena.         
Open Thread: Phoenix Suns (1-6) vs. Toronto Raptors (7-1)

Open Thread: Phoenix Suns (1-6) vs. Toronto Raptors (7-1)

Will the Suns’ disappointment continue against the high-powered Raptors? Kawhi Leonard and Devin Booker were supposed to headline tonight’s game, but the main storyline for me is the desperation this Suns team needs to show. Will there be any fight, or will they roll over again for another blowout loss? We’ll definitely find out that answer soon after it tips off. Probable starters: Suns - Isaiah Canaan, Devin Booker, Trevor Ariza, T.J. Warren, Deandre Ayton Raptors - Kyle Lowry, Danny Green, Kawhi Leonard, Pascal Siakam, Jonas Valanciunas
Phoenix Suns: Devin Booker, Isaiah Canaan will likely play against Toronto Raptors

Phoenix Suns: Devin Booker, Isaiah Canaan will likely play against Toronto Raptors

While Igor Kokoskov is saying Devin Booker and Isaiah Canaan are "questionable" for Fridays game against Toronto, the Suns starting backcourt will likely play.         
Phoenix Suns backcourt Devin Booker, Isaiah Canaan look to return Friday against Toronto

Phoenix Suns backcourt Devin Booker, Isaiah Canaan look to return Friday against Toronto

First-year Phoenix Suns coach Igor Kokoskov breaks down status of starting guards Devin Booker and Isaiah Canaan going into Fridays game versus Toronto.         
Bright Side Of The Sun Oct 31, 2018
Preview: Surging Spurs square off against sliding Suns

Preview: Surging Spurs square off against sliding Suns

Over the past week, San Antonio and Phoenix have gone in different directions. Will that trend continue? What: Phoenix Suns host the San Antonio Spurs When: 7:30 PM PT Where: Talking Stick Resort Arena Watch: ESPN Listen: 98.7 FM Probable starters: Spurs - Bryn Forbes, DeMar DeRozan, Dante Cunningham, Rudy Gay, LaMarcus Aldridge Suns - Elie Okobo, Josh Jackson, Trevor Ariza, Ryan Anderson, Deandre Ayton Injury report - Devin Booker (hamstring - out), Josh Jackson (toe - probable), Isaiah Canaan (ankle - out); Dejounte Murray (knee - out), Derrick White (knee - out), Lonnie Walker IV (knee...
Bright Side Of The Sun Oct 31, 2018
Suns rookie Elie Okobo excited about his opportunity at playmaker

Suns rookie Elie Okobo excited about his opportunity at playmaker

The Phoenix Suns need an infusion of playmaking, now turn to rookie from France to get it. Hopes of possibly squeezing into the playoffs this season seems rather distant now for the Phoenix Suns as they just try to get by. Injuries, once again, have hit Phoenix but have been providing some opportunities for guys we haven’t seen play much basketball yet. Through all of this adversity, the Phoenix Suns may have found their new point guard. His name is Elie Okobo. A guy who barely saw any playing time until the fifth game due in large part to an injured Devin Booker and then Isaiah Canaan...
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Suns rookies Elie Okobo, Mikal Bridges earning more opportunities

Suns rookies Elie Okobo, Mikal Bridges earning more opportunities

With Devin Booker and Isaiah Canaan nursing injuries, rookies Elie Okobo and Mikal Bridges are playing more for the Phoenix Suns – and contributing.         

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