Morning Sunshine: Phoenix Suns news from around the web (January 22)
This is our daily feature here at SunNGun where we scavenge the internet for recent stories related to the Suns organization and relay them to you, so we are the one-stop-shopping for all things Phoenix Suns. We’ll have it for you everyday, hopefully in the morning. The links to these full articles are in the headings, take a look at the entire stories, the writers at all the other blogs are good and have some interesting information and perspective, but come back here for our take and full coverage of the team.
The Arizona Republic: Bledsoe “taking it slow” with return-
“There has been an acceptance among all parties that Suns point guard Eric Bledsoe will return this season, perhaps after the All-Star break. But just as the Suns have taken a careful approach with his rehabilitation, Bledsoe is being cautious with projections for his return from a Jan. 10 surgery to remove a piece of torn meniscus.
Valley of the Suns: win/win trade plays out as Pacers visit Suns-
The media contingent at Suns practice on Tuesday was a little deeper than usual. The leading storyline that pushed ESPN to pick up the game midseason is of course the trade that sent Luis Scola to the Pacers for Gerald Green, Miles Plumlee and a lottery protected first-round pick in 2014.
Bright Side of the Sun: A look back at the Suns/Pacers trade before they play Wednesday-
“There is an awkward reunion tomorrow at US Airways Center when the Phoenix Suns and Indiana Pacers meet for the first of two times this season. For a full understanding of how a trade between these two teams went down you have to go all the way back to the summer of 2012.”