Suns to Hold Open Practice on Oct. 23

Posted: Oct. 19, 2009

Fans will have the opportunity to catch a behind the scenes glimpse of the 2010-11 Phoenix Suns when the team hosts its annual Open Practice on Saturday, October 23 at US Airways Center.

The event will begin at 10 a.m. and is open to the public free of charge.

The event will tip-off with entertainment by The Gorilla, Suns Dancers and Verve Sol Patrol, and will be highlighted by a team scrimmage beginning at 11 a.m.

Head Coach Alvin Gentry will run a team scrimmage featuring returning Suns stars Steve Nash, Grant Hill, Jason Richardson, Robin Lopez and Channing Frye, in addition to newcomers Hedo Turkoglu, Josh Childress and Hakim Warrick.

In addition, fans can take advantage of great deals on Suns ticket plans and an exclusive $10 ticket offer for upcoming Suns home games against San Antonio (Nov. 3), Memphis (Nov. 5) and Sacramento (Nov. 12). The offer is valid on select seat locations and will be available at the US Airways Center box office during Suns Open Practice.

The Suns will host the Los Angeles Lakers on Friday, October 29 in the 2010-11 home opener at US Airways Center. Tip-off is set for 7:30 p.m.