Posted: October 2, 2012

Growing up, there was nothing like the feeling of the first day of school. After a long summer, everyone can recall the butterflies felt before a new year of potential and uncertainty.

That’s exactly how Suns rookie Kendall Marshall felt before his first official practice in the NBA on Tuesday morning. The Suns’ lottery pick underwent his first conditioning practice as a pro at the UCSD campus in San Diego, awaiting his first full-contact NBA practice later that evening.