Morning Sunshine: Phoenix Suns news from around the web (January 23)
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.
“Ish Smith’s lightning-fast speed has turned heads – both literally and figuratively – over the past couple of weeks. Smith was a worldwide trending topic on Twitter Wednesday night after scoring eight points and dishing out two assists during the Suns’ 124-100 rout of the Indiana Pacers. Now, he’s receiving props from a player many call the MVP of the league this season: Kevin Durant.”
“The Phoenix Suns have assigned guard Archie Goodwin to the Bakersfield Jam of the NBA Development League, the club announced today.”
NBA.com: Magic Johnson nominates Hornacek for Coach of the Year-
“After their 124-100 victory over the Indiana Pacers Wednesday night, the basketball world has seemingly caught a case of Suns fever.First, Kevin Durant called Ish Smith one of the fastest players in the league. Now, NBA legend Magic Johnson took to Twitter Thursday to voice his support for the Suns’ blazing start.”