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Heir'z Corner: The Sun Has Set in Phoenix

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#21 KB24@CL



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Posted September 08, 2008 - 02:32 AM

agreed...the Suns window has closed...same with SA and Dallas...

Lakers, Houston and New Orleans are the big 3 right now IMO...they are younger, more talented and have had more off-season success...SA,Dallas and Suns didn't do anything yet. Even Utah might be better right now.

#22 Mr. 24

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Posted September 08, 2008 - 07:03 AM

Good read and I agree.

Edited by Mamba24, September 08, 2008 - 07:03 AM.

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Posted September 08, 2008 - 12:13 PM

I would laugh if Phoenix and LA are in the WCF.
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Posted September 08, 2008 - 12:16 PM

good stuff man

I wouldn't be too surprised if the Suns don't make the playoffs

But they're not even remotely close to a championship contender



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Posted September 08, 2008 - 06:27 PM

I would laugh if Phoenix and LA are in the WCF.

Chances are...some other team will do hack-a-shaq and...u know the outcome....:lol:

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Posted September 08, 2008 - 08:30 PM

i agree that were overly better than they are but i cant guarantee a sweep cuz weve lost to many a bottom feeder before, and we play them 4 times a year
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Posted September 08, 2008 - 10:00 PM

I would laugh if Phoenix and LA are in the WCF.

Not gonna happen. There's more chance of them being the 8 to our 1 seed.

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Posted September 09, 2008 - 09:12 AM

The Suns will be a very good team but not the fast, free wheeling, high scoring squads of seasons past. The slow down tempo defense first philosophy that Kerr and Porter are trying to sell just does not fit the current personnel. Most of them just cannot play that way. I have no doubt they'll make the playoffs and they will be competitive during the season.
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Posted September 28, 2008 - 12:31 AM

lol, according to Suns fans we're over hyped and won't be as good as people think.
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Posted September 28, 2008 - 01:02 AM

lol, according to Suns fans we're over hyped and won't be as good as people think.

Who cares, Suns fans said Shaq made them title contenders and they were better than us.

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Posted September 28, 2008 - 02:22 AM

Let's humble down ourselves guys and consider others better. :D

Humility is good for everyone. Better take heed of that. God bless us!

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Posted September 28, 2008 - 03:10 AM

Steve Kerr ruined that team. Why would you trade Shawn Marion + Marcus Banks for Shaq? And I'm not just saying this after seeing results of this trade because this trade always looked bad(for the suns) before they made the trade but the slick pat riley pulled it off.
imo they didnt even need to give away marion for shaq they could of put together something with diaw/banks or barbosa/+ expiring contract but i guess that separates :rock: from steve kerr.

Also LMAO at Shaq saying "when I'm upset, I'm known to do certain things like win championships."

and Charles was actually right on this one. i guess he isnt so :D after all.

Edited by wong63, September 28, 2008 - 03:16 AM.

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Posted September 28, 2008 - 03:21 AM

Amare Stoudamire is going to have a career year IMO, but the Suns will miraculously make the playoffs as eighth seeded and get swept by a powerhouse (Lakers, Rockets, Hornets) in the first round.

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Posted September 28, 2008 - 06:31 AM

I'm far from being a Suns fan, but you're going to have to back up your "Fisher wins the match up" claim a bit better than that.

loved the rest of the article though
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Posted September 28, 2008 - 01:43 PM

I wonder what the Suns do during their off season. Besides Steve Nash making funny videos with Baron Davis, Stoudemire playing in the Olympics (well not anymore) and Shaq making rap songs and losing his police badge, I wonder what the rest of them do. :clap:

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Posted September 28, 2008 - 04:04 PM

Nash IS going to make Fisher and Farmer his [expletive] like he does every season

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Posted September 28, 2008 - 05:15 PM

Only thing I don't agree with is Fisher winning the overall matchup against Nash.

Other than that, this was a good read. Props!

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