Suns.com Anniversary

It was 20 years ago this season that Suns.com launched. Take a look back at how the official "home court" of the Suns has looked over the years.


Nash on Ice

The Canadian Kid

From humble beginnings to the NBA, the 15th pick in the 1996 Draft, Steve Nash, didn't disappoint. Checkout this great in-depth feature from his rookie year from Fastbreak Magazine.

  • PHOTOS: See all the Fastbreak Magazine covers from the '90s.
  • PHOTOS: Checkout all the photos from Nash's rookie year in 1996-97.

  • Socks in Socks

    Socks Appeal

    Elliot Perry and his knee-high socks became a cult hero to Suns fans in the 1990s. checkout this amazing feature that included this dope photo of him in a bathtub full of socks to honor his nickname.

  • PHOTOS: See all the Fastbreak Magazine covers from the late '90s.

  • Barkley Over Robinson!

    It was a play that Suns will never forget as Charles Barkley spun the ball, dribbled and pulled up over David Robinson to sweep the Spurs in the 1993 Western Conference Semifinals.

  • SUNS RETORTER: The moment in 1996 that made me PHX for life.
  • PHOTOS: Did you have any of this amazing 1990s memorabilia? .

  • Majerle and KJ Rep Team USA

    Made in the USA

    The 1994 World Championships was an opportunity for Kevin Johhnson and Dan Majerle to represent their country.

  • VIDEO: Dream Team II: Majerle and KJ rep USA.
  • VIDEO: What happens when 90210 meets the Suns?.

  • 100% Guaranteed

    Could three sentences change the course of NBA playoff history? According to Paul Westphal, Charles Barkley, Danny Ainge and those who experienced it in 1993, that happened to the Suns.


    KJ Dunks on Hakeem

    KJ Becomes Dream's Nightmare

    1994. Western Conference Semifinals. Phoenix, Arizona. Kevin Johnson went up and threw down on one of the most imposing forces in the NBA.

  • PHOTOS: Get to know the 1993-94 Suns.
  • PHOTOS: A photo retrospective of the 1994-95 Suns.

  • Barkley's Historic 56

    In round one of the 1994 NBA playoffs . Charles Barkley decided to send the Golden State Warriors home early. His 56 points helped complete the sweep and set a franchise playoff record.

  • WATCH: See the highlights from this historic night in Oakland.

  • Roasting Royalty

    Sir Charles got the royal treatment, well sort of. watch as celebrities and athletes came out to roast the King of Phoenix .

  • WATCH: See master of ceremonies Billy Crystal as well as teammates, coaches and players from other teams have fun at Chuck's expense.

  • Throwing Softballs

    Danny Ainge, Charles Barkley and Dan Majerle decided to get off the hardwood and hit the field. The three went head-to-head in a celebrity softball challenge and Olympic volleyball player Gabrielle Reece was there to interview them .


    Chuck Takes Center Stage.

    The Royal Court

    The 1992-93 season for the Suns and the city of Phoenix was a coming of age story. Relive the magical ride in this complete oral history.

  • READ: The first impression Charles Barkley left on Phoenix.
  • PHOTOS: A look at the 1992 free agency and preseason.
  • PHOTOS: The first half of 1992-93 regular season.
  • PHOTOS: Experience the second half of the 1992-93 regular season.
  • PHOTOS: Playoffs? Playoffs? Yep, it's all the images from the 1993 Playoffs.
  • READ: Before getting to the 1993 NBA Finalsthe Suns had to go the distance against Seattle.
  • PHOTOS: Relive the 1993 NBA Finals with with comprehensive gallery.

  • Jars of Clay

    Chuck and Al in Claymation?

    One of the more iconic off the court moments of the 1990s was Charles Barkley and Al McCoy getting the claymation treatment in a local Phoenix PSA for the Arizona Heart Institute. Now go behind the scenes of the making of it.

  • VIDEO: You've read the behind the scenes story now see clay Al and Chuck in action.

  • Winning With Westy

    When Cotton Fitzsimmons stepped down as head coach in April of 1992, there was no question to whom the reins of the Suns were being passed. Paul Westphal took over and didn't looked back.

    Thunder 9

    Dan the Man

    On and Off the Court, Dan Majerle is a "Thundering" Success. Get the inside scoop about his 1992-93 season and opening his restaurant in downtown Phoenix.

  • VIDEO: You've been Thunderstruck! Majerle sat down with NBA Inside Stuff's Hannah Storm to talk hoops, home life and business.

  • Cotton Express Rolls On

    Even as the Suns were making their march toward the 1989 Western Conference Finals, there was already internal fear as to whether their promising core would remain intact for 1990. They did and it was one heck of a ride on the Cotton Express.

  • PHOTOS:The Phoenix Suns open up the 1990 NBA season in Japan against the Jazz.
  • PHOTOS: Relive the best of the 1990-91 Phoenix Suns with this great scrapbook.

  • Chambers Drops Franchise Record 60.

    Record Setting 60 From Chambers

    March 24, 1990 is a day that will go down in Suns history. That's because Tommy Gunn, Tom Chambers dropped a franchise record 60 points on his former team the Seattle SuperSonics.

  • HIGHLIGHTS: Watch Highlights of Chambers' historic game.

  • Whoop, Whoop, Whoop! Cotton, TC on Arsenio

    WATCH:Tom Chambers and Cotton Fitzsimmons stopped by the Arsenio Hall Show on February 26, 1991 with musical guest New Kids on the Block.

  • PHOTOS: Take a wild ride with the 1991-92 Suns in this comprehensive gallery.

  • Cedric the Entertainer.

    Hocus Pocus! Ceballos Dunk Champ

    Cedric Ceballos put on a show at NBA All-Star Saturday Night. His blindfolded dunk won him the Dunk Contest.

  • VIDEO: Watch as Cedric Ceballos takes flight in the 1992 NBA Slam Dunk Contest.