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.

Posted: October 1, 2012

As the Suns tip off the 2012-13 season with just five players returning to the lineup from last year’s team, fans may be curious about the make-up of the new-look Suns. While the faces have certainly changed, Suns Head Coach Alvin Gentry insists that his team’s style will remain intact.

The up-tempo style that he’s referring to is the world-renowned offensive system that has captivated the NBA over the better part of a decade. And under Gentry, it’s here to stay.