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Zoran Dragic Being Tracked By Multiple Teams

Zoran Dragic is being tracked by multiple NBA teams.

Dragic has played for Unicaja Malaga since the 12-13 season and is the younger brother of Goran Dragic.

Dragic went undrafted in 2011.

Via Marc Stein/ESPN

Casey Prather, Earl Barron Sign Camp Deals With Suns

Casey Prather and Earl Barron have accepted training camp invitations with the Phoenix Suns.

Prather and Barron are vying for roster spots as the Suns have 13 guaranteed contracts without the Eric Bledsoe situation being cleared up.

Prather played for Atlanta's NBA Summer League team, averaging 5.2 points and 2.2 rebounds with 40 percent shooting in 20 minutes per game.

Barron, who played 12 games for the Suns early in the 2010-11 season, played in China and Lebanon last season.

Via Paul Coro/Arizona Republic

Suns Made Last Ditch Bid For Love With Offer Of Eric Bledsoe

The Phoenix Suns inquired with the Minnesota Timberwolves about a possible deal for Kevin Love just hours before an anticipated deal with the Cleveland Cavaliers is scheduled to become official.

The Suns are offering Eric Bledose in a sign-and-trade agreement.

The Cavaliers and Wolves have had an agreement in place on Love for weeks, and it remains intact, sources said.

Bledsoe has been seeking a five-year, $85 million max contract and would consider only a max deal in a sign-and-trade, which would be four years and $64 million.

Bledsoe is prepared to play for the Suns under the one-year, $3.7 million qualifying offer.

The Suns offered Bledsoe a four-year, $48 million contract similar to what Kyle Lowry received from the Toronto Raptors.

Via Brian Windhorst, Ramona Shelburne/ESPN

Tyler Ennis Sees Crowded Suns' Backcourt As 'Good Thing'

The Phoenix Suns have a clear logjam at point guard with Goran Dragic, Isaiah Thomas, Tyler Ennis and presumably an eventually re-signed Eric Bledsoe.

Ennis doesn't see the fight for minutes as a detriment to the development of his career. 

“I think, as a young guy, it’s a good thing,” Ennis said on Monday.

“You’re able to go in and learn from people, I think in the long run it’s definitely going to help me.”

Ennis spent just one season at Syrcause.

“Anywhere you go in the league, you’re going to compete for minutes,” said Ennis. “There are so many point guards, good point guards. It’s going to be good for me to learn from those guys.

“I think I bring a different dynamic than those guys do, being a pass-first guy, too. Me being able to score the ball as well as pass is something that’s a plus as well, I think.”

Via Doug Smith/Toronto Star

Isaiah Thomas Undergoes Successful Surgery On Left Wrist

Isaiah Thomas today underwent a successful arthroscopy of his left wrist. He is expected to participate fully in the Phoenix Suns' training camp. The procedure was performed by Dr. Michelle Carlson at the Hospital for Special Surgeries in New York.

The Suns acquired Thomas from the Sacramento Kings in a sign-and-trade on July 12. 

Thomas is a three-year NBA veteran who averaged career-highs of 20.3 points on 45.3 percent shooting, 6.3 assists, 2.9 rebounds and 1.3 steals in 72 games with the Kings last season. For his career, Thomas holds averages of 15.3 points on 44.7 percent shooting from the field, 36.0 percent from behind the arc and 85.7 percent from the stripe.

Via RealGM Staff REport

P.J. Tucker Suspended Three Games By NBA For Extreme DUI

P.J. Tucker has been suspended three games without pay for pleading guilty to driving while under the extreme influence in Arizona.

Tucker re-signed with the Phoenix Suns on a three-year deal in July.

Via RealGM Staff Report

Alec Brown To Sign With Obradoiro

Alec Brown is planning to play for Obradoiro (Rio Natura Monbus) in the Spanish League this season once he finishes rehabilitation on his left shoulder, on which he had surgery July 24 to repair a dislocation suffered during NBA Summer League play.

The Phoenix Suns retain the NBA rights to Brown, the 7-foot-1, perimeter-shooting power forward whom they selected 50th overall in June.

Brown is expected to resume basketball activity in late October or November. 

Via Paul Coro/Arizona Republic

Suns Still Hope To Sign Eric Bledose To Long-Term Deal

The Phoenix Suns are open to further contract talks with Eric Bledsoe, who remains in limbo as a restricted free agent.

"We value Eric as a player," owner Robert Sarver said. "I hope at some point we'll be able to sit down and meet with those guys and make a deal."

A Comcast SportsNet Northwest report quoted a source who said the Suns' relationship with Bledsoe "is on the express lane to being ruined."

ESPN.com's Chris Broussard reported that the relationship is going in the "wrong direction."

"Maybe that's just posturing and negotiating," Sarver said of the reports. "We haven't heard from the guy in four months, so I couldn't tell you. I do know that when he played here, he felt good about the organization, his coaching staff and his teammates at the end of the season. We had the same feelings toward him."

The Suns have a four-year, $48 million offer on the table.

Via Paul Coro/Arizona Republic

Suns Open To Negotiating Upon 'Fair Offer' To Eric Bledsoe

Robert Sarver believes the Phoenix Suns have made a "fair offer" to Eric Bledsoe in unrestricted free agency. The Suns have offered Bledsoe a four-year, $48 million deal.

"We think it's a fair offer. I think you could argue, you know, I mean some would say it's maybe a little high; some would say it's low," Sarver said. "What's fair is important to us, and also important to him -- him and his agent. It's not necessarily us to determine what he thinks is fair; it's him to determine that.

"We're a professional organization, and he's a professional player. And he's a high-character guy. And his agent (Rich Paul), whose main client LeBron (James), is the utmost competitor and professional."

Sarver said he is not concerned at this point about the team's relationship being strained with the Bledsoe.

"As an organization, we do our 100 percent best to get behind the player and support him as best as possible. And what professional players do, regardless of how their contract works out, when it's time to play, they play as hard as they can -- for themselves, their teammates and for the organization. So what takes place before a contract is signed usually doesn't have a lot of bearing on what takes place after a contract is signed -- when you have a high-character athlete and a high-quality organization. We like Eric a lot, and I think Eric did well with our organization last year. And I think he enjoys his teammates and his coaches and his organization. And so, from a basketball standpoint, I think it's a good relationship."

Sarver stated the Suns are open to continuing negotations upon their current offer.

"We think we gave him a fair offer, and (we would) be more than happy to sit down with him and continue to negotiate it. We're happy to do that," Sarver said.

Via Andrew Gilstrap/Arizona Sports

P.J. Tucker Arrested In May For 'Super Extreme' DUI

P.J. Tucker was arrested in May for a "super extreme DUI" by Scottsdale police.

Tucker's blood alcohol content registered at .201 on a preliminary breath test in the field on May 10, according to Scottsdale police. A driver is considered legally drunk for a DUI charge in Arizona at .08 blood-alcohol content. A blood test administered after Tucker was taken to jail and later analyzed by Arizona DPS showed his blood alcohol-content to be .222, according to the police report. A super extreme DUI is .20 or more.

Last week, Tucker signed a three-year, $16.5 million contract ($12.7 million guaranteed) with the Suns. The Suns were aware of the charges before signing Tucker to his deal. 

Via Paul Coro/Arizona Republic

Phoenix Suns Archives

Bledsoe: Suns Using Restricted Free Agency Rules Against Me

Eric Bledsoe remains unsigned after receiving a four-year, $48 million offer from the Suns.

Suns Waive Dionte Christmas

Dionte Christmas averaged 2.29 points in 31 appearances for the Suns last season.

Suns Maintain Hope Of Re-Signing Eric Bledsoe

The Suns have been negotiating with Eric Bledsoe.

Eric Bledsoe Reject Four-Year, $48M Offer From Suns

The Suns' ability to match offers to Eric Bledsoe has made teams not want to engage.

Suns To Keep Shavlik Randolph Beyond Contract Guarantee Date For 14-15

The Suns have fully guaranteed the contract of power forward Shavlik Randolph for next season, his agent told RealGM.

Anthony Tolliver Reaches Two-Year, $6M Deal With Suns

Anthony Tolliver has reached agreement on a two-year, $6 million contract with the Suns, league sources told RealGM.

Chris Bosh Also Received Strong Offers From Nuggets, Suns, Lakers

Chris Bosh received "strong" offers from multiple teams beyond the Rockets, as the Nuggets, Suns and Lakers were also interested.

Suns Making Bid To Sign Luol Deng

Luol Deng is being pursued by the Heat, Suns and Hawks.

Isaiah Thomas To Suns On Four-Year, $27M Sign-And-Trade With Kings

Isaiah Thomas is a restricted free agent of the Kings.

P.J. Tucker Signs Three-Year, $16.5M Deal With Suns

The Suns and P.J. Tucker have agreed upon a three-year deal worth $16.5 million in fully guaranteed money, league sources tell RealGM.

Channing Frye Agrees To Four-Year, $32M Deal With Magic

The Magic and Channing Frye have agreed upon a four-year, $32 million deal.

Marvin Williams Receiving Interest From Spurs, Heat, Wizards, Others

Marvin Williams is solidly in line to reach a contract agreement after the top free agents sign.

Suns, Rockets, Mavs, Cavaliers Meet With LeBron's Agent

The Suns could make space to sign both LeBron James and either Carmelo Anthony or Chris Bosh while keeping a talented young core together.

Spencer Hawes Meets With Suns

Spencer Hawes met with the Suns on Thursday.

Pacers Attempt To Engage Suns On Goran Dragic Trade

The Pacers are known to be seeking an upgrade at point guard.

Suns, Cavs, Warriors Interested In Channing Frye

The Suns are attempting to re-sign Channing Frye, who opted out of his deal to become a free agent.

Isaiah Thomas Receives Interest From Celtics, Mavs, Warriors, Heat, Pistons, Suns

Isaiah Thomas is a restricted free agent, giving the Kings the ability to match any offer sheet or execute a sign-and-trade.

LeBron Seeks Max Salary, Will Let Agent Handle Initial Meetings

LeBron James' max salary is projected to start at $22.2 million for 14-15.

Suns To Propose Significant Deal To Gordon Hayward; Jazz Plan To Match Offer Sheets

The Jazz plan to match offer sheets for Gordon Hayward, a restricted free agent.

Lakers, Rockets, Clippers Among Expected Suitors For Trevor Ariza

The Lakers are expected to pursue Trevor Ariza, according to sources.
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