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Phoenix Suns: 3 Reasons Extending Mikal Bridges was the Right Move

The Phoenix Suns and Mikal Bridges just hit a buzzer beater at the negotiation table. Inking a four year, $90 million extension, the Suns and their starting small forward are now locked together for the foreseeable future. Everyone expected the Suns to reach a deal with Bridges this summer, but as the offseason progressed, doubt […] Phoenix Suns: 3 Reasons Extending Mikal Bridges was the Right Move - Valley of the Suns - Valley of the Suns - A Phoenix Suns Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Oct 15, 2021

Phoenix Suns Supporting Mercury in WNBA Championship Quest

The Phoenix Suns pulled off an unforgettable season last year, making their way to the NBA Finals after putting up a .708 regular season winning percentage. Almost nobody saw it coming, which only made it that much more enjoyable for the Phoenix faithful. But we all know, the Suns fell short of their ultimate goal, […] Phoenix Suns Supporting Mercury in WNBA Championship Quest - Valley of the Suns - Valley of the Suns - A Phoenix Suns Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Oct 15, 2021

Phoenix Suns: 2 Studs and 1 Dud From Preseason Finale vs Portland

No more jogging on fast breaks, no more lazy 3-point attempts, and no more minute restrictions for the Phoenix Suns. The next time they throw on their jerseys and take the floor, it will actually count, with their preseason now wrapped up. Finishing with a bang, the Suns blitzed the Portland Trail Blazers during their […] Phoenix Suns: 2 Studs and 1 Dud From Preseason Finale vs Portland - Valley of the Suns - Valley of the Suns - A Phoenix Suns Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Oct 14, 2021

Phoenix Suns: 3 Free Agents Who Would be Better Fits than Elfrid Payton

Elfrid Payton is not a bad signing for the Phoenix Suns. However, three other free agent options from this past summer would have fit far more adequately with the team. The Suns enter the 2021-22 season under “win now” mode, and they need the most effective players possible on board to help them achieve their ultimate […] Phoenix Suns: 3 Free Agents Who Would be Better Fits than Elfrid Payton - Valley of the Suns - Valley of the Suns - A Phoenix Suns Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Oct 13, 2021

Phoenix Suns: Deandre Ayton Growing “Disappointed” Without Extension

The clock is ticking on the Phoenix Suns, not the one above their basket or in their war room during draft night, but the one hovering over Deandre Ayton and his rookie deal. Last year, Ayton put together a fantastic playoff performance. His 15.8 points per game, 11.8 rebounds per game, and 67.4 true shooting […] Phoenix Suns: Deandre Ayton Growing “Disappointed” Without Extension - Valley of the Suns - Valley of the Suns - A Phoenix Suns Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Oct 13, 2021

Phoenix Suns: 3 Bold Predictions for the 2021-22 Season

The Phoenix Suns and “hot takes” go hand in hand, and not because of any lame puns playing off their team name or their home city’s climate, but due to their position as contending team for the 2021-22 season. With such a large spotlight shining down them, the Suns are a team frequently discussed everywhere […] Phoenix Suns: 3 Bold Predictions for the 2021-22 Season - Valley of the Suns - Valley of the Suns - A Phoenix Suns Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Oct 12, 2021

Phoenix Suns: 3 Things to Watch for in Final Preseason Game vs Portland

The Phoenix Suns are not just knocking on the regular season’s door, but hammering their fists at it right now. With their crushing loss during the NBA Finals still seeping as an open wound, they want nothing more than to redeem themselves. A fresh NBA season grants them that opportunity, and tipoff lies just one […] Phoenix Suns: 3 Things to Watch for in Final Preseason Game vs Portland - Valley of the Suns - Valley of the Suns - A Phoenix Suns Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Oct 12, 2021

Phoenix Suns: How Cameron Payne is Learning to Become a Leader

Chris Paul, the future Hall-of-Fame point guard, pulls Cameron Payne aside during the first Phoenix Suns scrimmage of training camp. “Hey! You have to help JaVale [McGee] more,” he shouts. Hesitation is visible on Payne’s face for only a moment—and who can blame him? The “team leader” role has never been one for him to […] Phoenix Suns: How Cameron Payne is Learning to Become a Leader - Valley of the Suns - Valley of the Suns - A Phoenix Suns Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Oct 11, 2021

Phoenix Suns: Making the Case for Cameron Johnson to Start this Year

Maybe a few fans initially disliked the pick, and Coby White surely felt surprised when he heard about it, but the Phoenix Suns knew what they were doing when they selected Cameron Johnson during the 2019 NBA Draft. Originally, the Minnesota Timberwolves chose Johnson, but they did so according to Phoenix’s preferences to complete a […] Phoenix Suns: Making the Case for Cameron Johnson to Start this Year - Valley of the Suns - Valley of the Suns - A Phoenix Suns Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Oct 9, 2021

Phoenix Suns: 2 Reasons the Suns Are Better than the Utah Jazz in 2021-22

No more than a few weeks ago, Donovan Mitchell called out the Phoenix Suns, professing his Utah Jazz as the better team from last year even despite their second round loss to the Los Angeles Clippers. Yes, that same Clippers team which the Suns decisively beat, even with Chris Paul unavailable to start the series […] Phoenix Suns: 2 Reasons the Suns Are Better than the Utah Jazz in 2021-22 - Valley of the Suns - Valley of the Suns - A Phoenix Suns Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Oct 8, 2021

Phoenix Suns: Final Depth Chart Projection for 2021-22 Season

Less than two weeks currently stand between the Phoenix Suns and their season regular opener against the Denver Nuggets. As their offseason journey comes to its end, the team’s roster looks more and more solidified with each passing day. Not to rule anything out, but at this point, Phoenix making any moves to either add […] Phoenix Suns: Final Depth Chart Projection for 2021-22 Season - Valley of the Suns - Valley of the Suns - A Phoenix Suns Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Oct 7, 2021

Phoenix Suns: Takeaways From Preseason Blowout of Los Angeles Lakers

For Phoenix Suns fans, and essentially everyone who enjoys NBA basketball, preseason games are only a mirage. After spending months walking through the desert, or in this case the NBA offseason, fans want nothing more than to peer over the horizon and see competitive basketball once again. Long deprived, they even begin to falsely envision […] Phoenix Suns: Takeaways From Preseason Blowout of Los Angeles Lakers - Valley of the Suns - Valley of the Suns - A Phoenix Suns Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Oct 7, 2021

Phoenix Suns: Ranking Each Player on Defense for the 2021-22 Season

Especially at the NBA level, the defensive arts never seem to attain the high praise which they whole heartedly deserve. Infatuated with the difference between “hoopers” and “basketball players,” rather than hard-nosed ball stoppers, fans struggle to appreciate this more gritty side of the game. It feels like a true shame, especially for a team […] Phoenix Suns: Ranking Each Player on Defense for the 2021-22 Season - Valley of the Suns - Valley of the Suns - A Phoenix Suns Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Oct 6, 2021

Phoenix Suns: 3 Reasons Why Deandre Ayton Deserves a Max Extension

The Phoenix Suns assume their positions on the floor, surrounded by a nuclear crowd ready to meet its detonation. Jae Crowder takes the ball, looking to inbound along the baseline. He first looks down the floor toward Cameron Johnson, and then glances at Mikal Bridges out by the corner. Neither appear open. Then it happened. […] Phoenix Suns: 3 Reasons Why Deandre Ayton Deserves a Max Extension - Valley of the Suns - Valley of the Suns - A Phoenix Suns Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Oct 6, 2021

Phoenix Suns: NBA GMs Reveal Their Thoughts on Devin Booker

Like all teams right now, the Phoenix Suns currently await the 2021-22 NBA season‘s opening night like a bunch of giddy kids before their first day of school. But even during this “calm before the storm,” the wheels of debate and argument have already begun spinning. Yesterday, NBA.com released its results from a poll asking […] Phoenix Suns: NBA GMs Reveal Their Thoughts on Devin Booker - Valley of the Suns - Valley of the Suns - A Phoenix Suns Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More