Suns Release 2013 Preseason Schedule

Goran Dragic of the Phoenix Suns drives for a shot against Luke Babbitt #8 of the Portland Trail Blazers during a pre-season game on October 12, 2012 at U.S. Airways Center in Phoenix, Arizona.
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PHOENIX — The Phoenix Suns announced today they will host Maccabi Bazan Haifa on Monday, Oct. 7 at 7 p.m. to tip-off a seven-game exhibition schedule in preparation for the club’s 46th NBA season.

The Suns’ 2013 preseason schedule features three home games at US Airways Center and four road contests.

The Suns open preseason play on Oct. 7 at home versus Maccabi Bazan Haifa, the 2013 champions of the Israeli Basketball Super League. Phoenix next heads to Portland to take on the Trail Blazers on Wednesday, Oct. 9, at the Moda Center before a trip to the AT&T Center to face the Western Conference champion San Antonio Spurs on Sunday, Oct. 13. The Suns return home to host the Los Angeles Clippers (Oct. 15), visit the Sacramento Kings (Oct. 17), then conclude the preseason home slate with a contest against the Oklahoma City Thunder at USAC on Tuesday, Oct. 22. The final exhibition comes on the road against the Denver Nuggets at the Pepsi Center on Wednesday, Oct. 23.

The Suns’ full 2013 preseason schedule is listed below and the club’s complete 2013-14 schedule is attached.



Mon., Oct. 7 Maccabi Bazan Haifa US Airways Center, Phoenix 7 p.m.

Wed., Oct. 9 Portland Trail Blazers Moda Center, Portland 7 p.m.

Sun., Oct. 13 San Antonio Spurs AT&T Center, San Antonio 11:30 a.m.

Tue., Oct. 15 Los Angeles Clippers US Airways Center, Phoenix 7 p.m.

Thu., Oct. 17 Sacramento Kings Sleep Train Arena, Sacramento 7 p.m.

Tue., Oct. 22 Oklahoma City Thunder US Airways Center, Phoenix 7 p.m.

Wed., Oct. 23 Denver Nuggets Pepsi Center, Denver 6 p.m.

All times listed are local Phoenix times

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