PHOENIX SUNS

Suns sign forward Quincy Acy to 2nd 10-day contract

Jan 17, 2019, 9:43 AM | Updated: 9:47 am
Phoenix Suns Quincy Acy in the first half during an NBA basketball game against the Sacramento King...
Phoenix Suns Quincy Acy in the first half during an NBA basketball game against the Sacramento Kings, Tuesday, Jan. 8, 2019, in Phoenix. (AP Photo/Rick Scuteri)
(AP Photo/Rick Scuteri)

The Phoenix Suns are bringing back forward Quincy Acy for a second 10-day contract. The team made the move official on Thursday.

Acy, 27, originally signed a 10-day contract with the Suns on Jan. 7.

Since signing, Acy has appeared in all four games for the Suns with the team’s second unit in the first half. He has yet to break 10 minutes in a game this season but has managed at least eight in all four.

In 33 total minutes this season, Acy has recorded one point, rebound and steal.

Without Acy, the Suns through most of December were not playing a traditional power forward behind starter T.J. Warren and instead rotating their wings through that spot. Ryan Anderson has not played for the Suns since Dec. 4 and Dragan Bender’s last game outside of garbage time was on Dec. 31 when Phoenix was without backup center Richaun Holmes.

By keeping Acy, the Suns will remain at 14 roster spots, with one still open.

Penguin Air

Phoenix Suns

Phoenix Suns center Deandre Ayton (22) shoots over Chicago Bulls center Nikola Vucevic (9) during t...
Alex Weiner

Suns’ Deandre Ayton, Devin Booker show off dazzling sequence in big 1st half vs. Bulls

Phoenix Suns center Deandre Ayton and guard Devin Booker had huge first half performances Wednesday against the Bulls.
20 hours ago
Jae Crowder #99 of the Phoenix Suns handles the ball against Luka Doncic #77 of the Dallas Maverick...
Alex Weiner

Suns GM James Jones staying patient, having Jae Crowder trade talks

Suns GM James Jones said he is having ongoing conversations surrounding Jae Crowder but is waiting for the right deal to emerge.
20 hours ago
General manager James Jones of the Phoenix Suns looks on after the game against the Miami Heat at F...
Kellan Olson

Phoenix Suns’ James Jones elaborates on new role, state of ownership

Phoenix Suns president of basketball operations James Jones spoke with the media on Tuesday about his new title and role.
20 hours ago
Phoenix Suns guard Devin Booker, right, looks to score a basket against Sacramento Kings forward KZ...
Kellan Olson

Devin Booker goes into superstar mode, Suns win 5th straight vs. Kings

Phoenix Suns guard Devin Booker carried the team to its fifth straight win on Monday with a superstar 44-point performance.
2 days ago
Deandre Ayton #22 of the Phoenix Suns reacts after being called for a foul against the Miami Heat d...
Jake Anderson

Deandre Ayton earns 1st career Player of the Week honor after Suns go 3-0

Phoenix Suns center Deandre Ayton has been named the Western Conference Player of the Week, the NBA announced on Monday.
20 hours ago
General manager, James Jones of the Phoenix Suns before Game One of the Western Conference Second R...
Kevin Zimmerman

James Jones promoted to Suns president of basketball ops, GM

Phoenix Suns general manager James Jones was promoted Monday to president of basketball operations and GM.
3 days ago
Suns sign forward Quincy Acy to 2nd 10-day contract