Posted: December 9, 2012

The Suns went back and forth with the Magic the entire night before dropping a 98-90 home decision Sunday. Check out some notable tidbits uncovered in the locker room before and after the game.

Road Weary
Coming into Sunday’s contest, the Suns last eight games have been played in eight different cities. In the last 15 days, Phoenix has played a total of seven road games. Meanwhile, the Grizzlies, Kings, Clippers, Hawks and Bobcats have all played seven or fewer road games total this season.

Posted: December 7, 2012

Diante Garrett’s father asks him every day whether or not he’s working hard.

As undrafted rookie that has a non-guaranteed contract, Garrett and his father know that a career in the NBA is fragile. Garrett knows this because he can be placed on the inactive list one night, and dressing for a game the next night.

His father, Dick, knows because he played in the NBA himself.