Posted: October 18, 2012


When Suns head coach Alvin Gentry talks about forward Michael Beasley, the word versatility usually follows shortly after.

At 6-10, the former No. 2 overall selection in the 2008 NBA Draft can score both in the paint and on the perimeter.

Just two seasons ago, Beasley averaged over 19 points a game for Minnesota and will be asked to add some offensive punch to the lineup this season.

Posted: October 16, 2012

With five preseason games remaining, the Suns will embark on a two-game road trip that will begin with Dallas on Wednesday and finish against Oklahoma City on Friday. Suns head coach Alvin Gentry met with the media after practice Tuesday to talk about the upcoming pair of games. Here is what stood out from his comments.

1. Snippy Practice: Forced to verify whether or not it was an actual word, Gentry described the mood of Monday’s practice as “snippy.”