San Antonio Express-News "Summing it up Unable to prevent their first losing rodeo road trip, the Spurs at least finished strong, following up Friday’s victory at Sacramento with an overwhelming 101-74 triumph at Phoenix on Saturday. The Spurs were dominant defensively over the first three quarters, limiting the Suns to..." March 01
Markieff Morris on #Suns fans: “It does not feel like a home-court advantage at all...I don’t feel like this year they’re behind us enough.”
Arizona Republic "Just when life seems unbearable, there is someone to reach out and offer hope. The Denver Nuggets were that special someone Wednesday night for Phoenix. The shine had come off the Suns during a 1-8 stretch that included five consecutive losses but their defensive, slow-start and..." February 26
The Sports Fan Journal "This isn’t the way this was supposed to go. After having the pleasure of watching Derrick Rose lead my hometown Memphis Tigers to the NCAA basketball promised land. After cheering him on that magical, single season, I was supposed to be able to watch him dominate the NBA for years to..." February 26
Larry Brown Sports "The Phoenix Suns last week traded away two key players in Goran Dragic and Isaiah Thomas, and the team’s GM says the deals helped get rid of selfish players. Suns GM Ryan McDonough spoke with fan blog “Bright Side of the Sun” Friday and talked about some of the team’s moves. McDonough was asked..." February 24
CSN New England "Isaiah Thomas really did try to say all the right things after Boston’s 115-110 victory over his old team, the Phoenix Suns. He wanted to say that it was good to get a win, regardless of the opponent. But this wasn’t just any game or opponent. This was the same team that signed him..." February 24
I. Thomas on reportedly complaining about playing time, "The guy that complained, you seen it in the media. I didn't say anything." #Suns
Expecting Brandon Knight and Marcus Thornton to be in @Suns uniforms tonight vs Chicago Bulls
Ryan McDonough on new Suns guard Brandon Knight: "We feel like we got the best player in the trade, coming or going."
Miami Herald "The Miami Heat’s long search for an elite point guard to complement Dwyane Wade in the backcourt appears to be over. The Heat and Phoenix Suns finalized a deal just before the trade deadline Thursday for point guard Goran Dragic, according to Yahoo! Sports. The deal moved Heat players Danny..." February 20
Source: Miami sends Danny Granger, Norris Cole, Shawne Williams, Jordan Hamilton and two first-round picks to the Suns for Dragic brothers.
Source confirms Bucks trade Brandon Knight to Suns; Mke gets Michael Carter-Williams, Tyler Ennis and Miles Plumlee in deal
Phoenix has traded Isaiah Thomas to the Boston Celtics, league source tells Yahoo Sports.
The Suns and Heat have agreed to a Goran Dragic deal. It's happening
If Suns hold Dragic, they can still get something for him. They got two picks for Nash in a sign-and-trade less than 3 years ago.
PSD Staff Check back often for all of the latest NBA Trade Deadline rumors, news stories, tweets, images, videos, and anything else we can dig up pertaining to Deadline Day. February 19
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel "The Bucks made a blockbuster move right at the trade deadline Thursday, trading point guard Brandon Knight to Phoenix and acquiring 6-foot-6 point guard Michael Carter-Williams from Philadelphia and rookie guard Tyler Ennis and center Miles Plumlee from the Suns in a three-team..." February 19
CSN New England "Danny Ainge has always fancied the undersized, high-impact scorer off the bench. Eddie House and Nate Robinson come to mind. You can add Isaiah Thomas to that list after the Celtics acquired him from Phoenix prior to Thursday’s trade deadline. The trade was first reported by Yahoo! Sports'..." February 19
Phoenix and Miami are still discussing a Goran Dragic deal, league sources tell Yahoo Sports.
Yahoo! Sports "As the Sacramento Kings continue to be warned that Phoenix Suns guard Goran Dragic would have no interest in signing an extension with them, the team has become increasingly reluctant to pursue a trade, league sources told Yahoo Sports. The Kings were not part of the list of preferred teams..." February 19
Source says Miami offering two future 1st round picks for Dragic....but as of now, Sarver still being stubborn
Yahoo! Sports "The Phoenix Suns are operating under the belief that guard Goran Dragic could be persuaded to accept a five-year contract elsewhere, thus are pursuing trades with asset-rich teams outside of his preferred list of destinations, league sources told Yahoo Sports. For Dragic, the Suns are pursuing..." February 19
Fort Lauderdale Sun-Sentinel "With Thursday's 3 p.m. NBA trading deadline approaching, the Miami Heat are among several teams targeted by point guard Goran Dragic for a potential move from the Phoenix Suns. An impending free agent who apparently has grown disenchanted with the Suns' glut of point guards that also includes..." February 18
Sporting News "On Wednesday afternoon, Goran Dragic spoke for the first time since word came down that he wants out of Phoenix. The problem, he said, according to Paul Coro of Azcentral.com, is that as his role changed over the course of this season. Speaking of the Suns’ front office, he said, “I don’t trust..." February 18
Hoops Rumors "The ultimatum that Goran Dragic‘s agent, Bill Duffy, issued to the Suns late Wednesday when he told them his client wouldn’t re-sign with the team this summer set in motion of flurry of trade rumors surrounding the league’s reigning Most Improved Player. We’ll round up the rest of today’s Dragic..." February 18
Real GM Basketball "The Sacramento Kings want Goran Dragic "bad", according to a source. The Kings could move Nik Stauskas and Jason Thompson in order to create max contract space to sign Dragic in the offseason." February 18
Teams that would gamble on Dragic deal now (Celtics/Rockets/Kings) are banking on idea fifth year would make big difference in free agency
Suns informed Goran Dragic tonight that they'll accept his request for trade and work to move him by deadline, league source tells RealGM.
USA Today "Goran Dragic wants out of Phoenix. According to two people with knowledge of the situation, the representatives for the Suns point guard told team officials in a Tuesday meeting that he has no plans to re-sign in Phoenix this summer as a free agent. With the Thursday trade deadline looming..." February 18
Real GM Basketball "The Los Angeles Lakers and New York Knicks have expressed interest in Miles Plumlee. The Phoenix Suns are trying to accomodate a trade of Plumlee." February 17
Sources: Suns want to keep and re-sign Dragic, but to even consider a deal, they would minimally want player w/ All-Star potential and pick.
If the Suns make a move before deadline, it is far more likely to include Isaiah Thomas and/or Gerald Green, league sources tell Yahoo.
Real GM Basketball "Amar'e Stoudemire has committed to signing with the Dallas Mavericks, league sources tell RealGM. Stoudemire and the New York Knicks agreed upon a buyout on Sunday. The Los Angeles Clippers, Phoenix Suns and San Antonio Spurs were also interested in Stoudemire." February 17
Sources: Goran Dragic's agent plans to meet w/ team officials Tuesday, but Phoenix's determination unchanged: Suns want to re-sign Dragic.
Arizona Republic "The Suns held playoff expectations coming into this season, mostly created by the hope and belief from last season's unexpected leap into contention. Last season's 23-win improvement created so much optimism and confidence that it left little room for increased momentum. An inexperienced,..." February 16
As ESPN reported last week, Mavericks are frontrunners to sign Amar'e Stoudemire once he clears waivers. Clippers and Suns also interested
New York Post "The Rising Stars Challenge may have had a new format this year, but the game didn’t look much different. Led by 22 points, six rebounds and four assists from MVP Andrew Wiggins, Team World wound up pulling out a 121-112 victory over Team USA at Barclays Center Friday night, in the first year..." February 15
Word is Suns more apt to try to move IThomas before trade deadline, to restore last season's roster balance, rather than surrender GDragic
SB Nation "NBA players have rejected a proposal that would "smooth" the projected windfall from the new television deal that the league signed last October, setting up a substantial increase of the salary cap in 2016, according to reports. Per Tim Bontemps of the New York Post, the salary cap is expected..." February 14
Pro Basketball Talk "The Heat are reportedly interested in Jameer Nelson, but I’m starting to get the sense that has more to do with Mario Chalmers, Norris Cole and Shabazz Napier. It seems Miami just wants a new point guard. Barry Jackson of the Miami Herald: An official who has spoken to the Heat said Miami..." February 13
Real GM Basketball "The Houston Rockets are hoping to engage the Phoenix Suns on a trade for Goran Dragic. If the Rockets are unable to trade for Dragic before the deadline, they plan on pursuing him in free agency. Dragic was let go by the Rockets in the 2012 free agency. The Los Angeles Lakers also plan on..." February 13
Arizona Sports "It's difficult to look at the Phoenix Suns' roster and not see a glut of guards. Or, rather, a glut of guards who like to and are capable of putting the ball in the basket. From a purely statistical standpoint, it appears the addition of Isaiah Thomas has created a bit of an issue for the..." February 13
ESPN.com "The Houston Rockets are plotting a renewed attempt to try to convince the Phoenix Suns to part with star guard Goran Dragic via trade before Thursday's NBA trade deadline, according to league sources. Sources said that the Rockets, who let Dragic go in free agency in the summer of 2012 but have..." February 13
Hearing Suns want a first-rounder for Goran Dragic and, rest assured, they'll get it. Rockets got to be tempted.
Houston Chronicle "Had James Harden waited for the last shot, as he did to sink the Suns last month, it would have been more dramatic, maybe even more fun. It could not have been more impressive. With the game on the line and the Rockets struggling to get the stops they needed to hold off the Suns, Harden floored..." February 11
Amar'e Stoudemire buyout depends on how much money he wants to give up, but #Suns are likely front-runners/serious contenders if it happens.
#Suns Hornacek said Bledsoe due in town tonight, will play vs. Rockets Tues after missing game at Sacramento for birth of his son
CSN Bay Area "The Kings defeated the Suns on Sunday in dramatic fashion on a DeMarcus Cousins 19-foot jumper at the buzzer 85-83 at Sleep Train Arena. Sacramento took a 14-point lead into the fourth quarter, but Phoenix took an 83-81 lead on a Markieff Morris jumper with 1:21 remaining in the..." February 09
Arizona Republic "A Sun never has been happy to see a Spur's arrival in the Valley until Saturday. A Bentley Flying Spur was delivered to Suns point guard Isaiah Thomas' Valley home for his 26th birthday, courtesy of best buddy and boxing superstar Floyd Mayweather. Thomas already had left Phoenix with his..." February 09