Cardinals GM Keim: Balancing short-term vs. long-term is ‘double-edged sword’
The Cardinals have some salary cap room to work with, but balancing short-term goals with the long-term future will not be easy for GM Steve Keim.
Suns trade grades: Reviewing Ryan McDonough’s 2013-14 deals
Suns general manager Ryan McDonough’s first season in 2013-14 saw Phoenix rebuild via a wrecking ball only to win 48 games
MVP Anthony Davis sets scoring record as West wins NBA All-Star Game
And on a night when Russell Westbrook and Kevin Durant provided a glimpse of the past, Anthony Davis absolutely stole the show at the 2017 NBA All-Star Game.
Not a Sun: Kings to trade DeMarcus Cousins to Pelicans, per report
The Sacramento Kings’ DeMarcus Cousins was on the trade market after all. He’s just not coming to the Phoenix Suns and is heading to the Pelicans.
NBA All-Stars lose it when Kevin Durant passes to Russell Westbrook
The spectacle surrounding the relationship between former teammates Kevin Durant and Russell Westbrook was the storyline for the 2017 NBA All-Star game.
Derrick Jones Jr. dunked wearing to-be-released Supreme X Nike Uptempos
Derrick Jones Jr. wore gold Supreme X Nike Air More Uptempo shoes that only soccer star Neymar Jr. had donned prior.
Suns’ Devin Booker shows off table tennis skills for talent challenge
It may be the All-Star break for the NBA, but Suns guard Devin Booker is doing drills and practicing another game for the NBA talent challenge.
Report: Celtics interested in Suns forward P.J. Tucker
Add the Boston Celtics to the list of teams with a reported interest in Suns forward P.J. Tucker, per Sean Deveney of Sporting News.
Diamondbacks sign Jorge De La Rosa to minor league deal
The Diamondbacks made another signing to bolster their needy bullpen, signing Jorge De La Rosa to a minor-league deal with a spring training invite.
Coyotes unable to capitalize on rowdy, sellout crowd in loss to Sharks
The Coyotes could not capitalize on a rowdy, sellout crowd. Arizona peppered Dell with 29 shots in the first two periods but didn’t score until Martin Hanzal punched in a rebound in the third, when they were down 3-0.