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2005 Playoffs: Conference Semifinals

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2005 Suns Playoff Media Guide (PDF)


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Suns Grab Game 6 in Overtime,
Advance to Conference Finals!
What a game! What an MVP! In front of his former teammates, in front of his former fans, in front of Mark Cuban, Phoenix Suns guard Steve Nash led his club to an incredible overtime victory in Game 6 of the Semifinals on Friday night. With the series-clinching win, the Suns advance to the Western Conference Finals for the first time since 1993 and will face the San Antonio Spurs, beginning Sunday with Game 1 at America West Arena (12:30 p.m., ABC).
  • Post-Game: Nash, Marion, D'Antoni, more on Game 6
  • Video: Inside the huddle as Suns advance
  • Photos: Gm6 | Gm5 | Gm4 | Gm 3 | Travel | Gm2 | Gm1

  • Monday, May 9
    Conference Semifinals, Game 1
    Suns 127, Mavericks 102
    Post-Game: Quotes | Notes | Photos

    Wednesday, May 11
    Conference Semifinals, Game 2
    Mavericks 108, Suns 106
    Post-Game: Quotes | Notes | Photos

    Friday, May 13
    Conference Semifinals, Game 3
    Suns 119, Mavs 102
    Post-Game: Quotes | Notes | Photos

    Sunday, May 15
    Conference Semifinals, Game 4
    Mavs 119, Suns 109
    Post-Game: Quotes | Notes | Photos
    Wednesday, May 18
    Conference Semifinals, Game 5
    Suns 114, Mavs 108
    Post-Game: Quotes | Notes | Photos

    Friday, May 20
    Conference Semifinals, Game 6
    Suns 130, Mavs 126 (OT)
    Post-Game: Quotes | Photos


    "We as a team give him much respect. A guy who does as much as he does is rare, real rare.”
    -- Suns center Amaré Stoudemire on Shawn Marion

    “They said we couldn’t do it all year and we continue to prove people wrong. In this locker room, we believe in each other. That’s what matters.”
    -- Suns guard Jim Jackon

    “He played an unbelievable series and showed why he was the MVP... I think he wanted to show Dallas what we missed and he did that.”
    -- Mavs forward Dirk Nowitzki on Suns guard Steve Nash