Posted April 12, 2013
How could Wes Johnson not let doubt slip into his mind?
As this, his third season in the NBA and first with the Suns, was about to begin, the former No. 4 overall draft pick of the Minnesota Timberwolves hadn’t yet solidified himself in the league and remained burdened with the expectations of being a high lottery pick.
Add in that the Suns roster was in flux with nine newcomers introduced to the Valley, and it’s easy to see why Johnson was excited for the opportunity but unsure of what was about to ensue.
Posted: April 12, 2013
The Suns road matchups against the Minnesota Timberwolves on Saturday, April 13 and the Denver Nuggets on Wednesday, April 17 will be aired on FOX Sports Arizona Plus. Tip-off for both games is at 5 p.m., with the Suns Pregame Show beginning at 4:30 p.m. each night.
The following chart displays the FOX Sports Arizona Plus channel number for each respective cable or satellite provider:
Posted: April 11, 2013
The winner of the 9th annual Spirit of Cotton Award is Sam Duane, head coach of the Corona del Sol High School boys’ varsity basketball team in Tempe, Arizona. Phoenix Suns Charities will honor Coach Duane at the Suns-Rockets game on Monday, April 15 at US Airways Center. Tip-off is set for 7:00 p.m.
Suns guard Diante Garrett is no stranger to surprises. After finishing a four-year career at Iowa State last year, he found himself in France instead of the NBA. In fact, in his second year in the pros, he surprised many people back in October by simply making the Suns’ roster that already was home to three point guards.