Phoenix Suns Regular Season Rosters

2016-2017 Phoenix Suns Regular Season Roster

Jersey Player Pos HT WT YOS Pre-Draft Team Draft Status Nationality
19 Leandro Barbosa G 6-3 194 13 Bauru (Brazil) 2003 Rnd 1 Pick 28 Brazil
35 Dragan Bender PF 7-1 225 0 Maccabi FOX Tel Aviv (Israel) 2016 Rnd 1 Pick 4 Bosnia and Herzegovina / Croatia
2 Eric Bledsoe PG 6-1 205 6 Kentucky 2010 Rnd 1 Pick 18 United States
1 Devin Booker SG 6-6 206 1 Kentucky 2015 Rnd 1 Pick 13 United States
4 Tyson Chandler C 7-1 240 15 Dominguez High School (California) 2001 Rnd 1 Pick 2 United States
0 Marquese Chriss PF 6-10 230 0 Washington 2016 Rnd 1 Pick 8 United States
3 Jared Dudley PF 6-7 225 9 Boston College 2007 Rnd 1 Pick 22 United States
31 Jarell Eddie SF 6-7 220 2 Virginia Tech 2014 NBA Draft, Undrafted United States
23 John Jenkins SG 6-4 215 4 Vanderbilt 2012 Rnd 1 Pick 23 United States
10 Derrick Jones SF 6-7 190 0 UNLV 2016 NBA Draft, Undrafted United States
11 Brandon Knight G 6-3 195 5 Kentucky 2011 Rnd 1 Pick 8 United States
21 Alex Len C 7-1 260 3 Maryland 2013 Rnd 1 Pick 5 Ukraine
22 Elijah Millsap GF 6-6 215 2 UAB 2010 NBA Draft, Undrafted United States
14 Ronnie Price G 6-2 190 11 Utah Valley 2005 NBA Draft, Undrafted United States
  Mike Scott PF 6-8 237 4 Virginia 2012 Rnd 2 Pick 13 United States
  Jared Sullinger C 6-9 260 4 Ohio State 2012 Rnd 1 Pick 21 United States
17 P.J. Tucker SF 6-6 245 5 Texas 2006 Rnd 2 Pick 5 United States
8 Tyler Ulis PG 5-10 160 0 Kentucky 2016 Rnd 2 Pick 4 United States
12 T.J. Warren F 6-8 225 2 NC State 2014 Rnd 1 Pick 14 United States
15 Alan Williams FC 6-8 260 1 UC Santa Barbara 2015 NBA Draft, Undrafted United States

2016-2017 Phoenix Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters T. Ulis D. Booker T. Warren M. Chriss A. Len
Rotation R. Price E. Millsap D. Jones J. Dudley A. Williams
Rotation       D. Bender  
Lim PT E. Bledsoe L. Barbosa     T. Chandler
Lim PT B. Knight        

2016-2017 Pacific Division Standings

RankTeamRecordGB
1Golden State Warriors67-15-
2Los Angeles Clippers51-3116
3Sacramento Kings32-5035
4Los Angeles Lakers26-5641
5Phoenix Suns24-5843

2016-2017 Phoenix Awards & Honors

Player Award / Honor
Marquese Chriss All-Rookie Second Team (2017)
Tyler Ulis Rookie Of The Month (Apr 17)
Marquese Chriss Rookie Of The Month (Jan 17)
Devin Booker Rising Stars Challenge Participant (2017)
Marquese Chriss Rising Stars Challenge Participant (2017)
Derrick Jones Slam Dunk Contest Participant (2017)
Devin Booker Skills Challenge Participant (2017)

2016-2017 Phoenix Season Stat Leaders

Player GP MIN PTS REB AST STL BLK TOV
Devin Booker 78 35.0 22.1 3.2 3.4 0.9 0.3 3.1
Eric Bledsoe 66 33.0 21.1 4.9 6.3 1.4 0.5 3.4
T.J. Warren 66 31.0 14.4 5.2 1.1 1.2 0.6 0.9
Marquese Chriss 82 21.3 9.2 4.2 0.7 0.8 0.9 1.3
Alex Len 77 20.2 8.0 6.6 0.6 0.5 1.3 1.3
Brandon Knight 54 21.1 11.0 2.2 2.4 0.5 0.1 1.6
Tyler Ulis 61 18.4 7.3 1.6 3.7 0.8 0.1 1.3
Jared Dudley 64 21.3 6.8 3.5 1.9 0.7 0.2 1.1
Leandro Barbosa 67 14.4 6.3 1.6 1.2 0.5 0.1 0.7
P.J. Tucker 57 28.5 7.0 5.9 1.3 1.5 0.2 0.9
Tyson Chandler 47 27.6 8.4 11.4 0.6 0.7 0.5 1.4
Alan Williams 47 15.1 7.4 6.2 0.5 0.6 0.7 0.8
Derrick Jones 32 17.0 5.2 2.4 0.4 0.4 0.4 0.4
Dragan Bender 43 13.2 3.4 2.4 0.5 0.3 0.5 0.7
Jarell Eddie 5 12.5 4.8 1.4 0.0 0.2 0.0 0.2
Ronnie Price 14 9.6 1.0 0.8 1.3 0.8 0.1 0.2
John Jenkins 4 3.2 1.8 0.2 0.2 0.0 0.0 0.0
Elijah Millsap 2 11.6 1.5 3.0 0.5 0.0 0.0 1.0

2016-2017 Phoenix Suns Roster Composition

Selected via Draft

Dragan Bender was selected as the #4 pick in the First Round of the 2016 NBA Draft by the Phoenix Suns. Dragan Bender signed a multi-year contract with the Phoenix Suns on July 7, 2016.

Devin Booker was selected as the #13 pick in the First Round of the 2015 NBA Draft by the Phoenix Suns. Devin Booker signed a multi-year contract with the Phoenix Suns on July 13, 2015.

Alex Len was selected as the #5 pick in the First Round of the 2013 NBA Draft by the Phoenix Suns. Alex Len signed a multi-year contract with the Phoenix Suns on August 29, 2013.

Tyler Ulis was selected as the #4 pick in the Second Round of the 2016 NBA Draft by the Phoenix Suns. Tyler Ulis signed a multi-year contract with the Phoenix Suns on July 7, 2016.

T.J. Warren was selected as the #14 pick in the First Round of the 2014 NBA Draft by the Phoenix Suns. T.J. Warren signed a multi-year contract with the Phoenix Suns on July 12, 2014.

Acquired via Draft Rights Trade

Draft Rights to Marquese Chriss, the #8 pick in the First Round of the 2016 NBA Draft, were acquired by the Phoenix Suns from the Sacramento Kings on June 23, 2016. Marquese Chriss signed a multi-year contract with the Phoenix Suns on July 7, 2016.

Acquired via Trade

Eric Bledsoe was acquired in a trade by the Phoenix Suns from the Los Angeles Clippers on July 10, 2013. Eric Bledsoe re-signed to a multi-year contract as a free agent with the Phoenix Suns on September 24, 2014.

Brandon Knight was acquired in a trade by the Phoenix Suns from the Milwaukee Bucks on February 19, 2015. Brandon Knight re-signed to a multi-year contract as a free agent with the Phoenix Suns on July 17, 2015.

Acquired via Free Agency

Leandro Barbosa signed a multi-year contract as a free agent with the Phoenix Suns on July 19, 2016.

Tyson Chandler signed a multi-year contract as a free agent with the Phoenix Suns on July 9, 2015.

Jared Dudley signed a multi-year contract as a free agent with the Phoenix Suns on July 8, 2016.

Derrick Jones signed a multi-year contract as a free agent with the Phoenix Suns on September 13, 2016.

Elijah Millsap signed a multi-year contract as a free agent with the Phoenix Suns on April 8, 2017.

Ronnie Price signed a contract with the Phoenix Suns on January 27, 2017. Ronnie Price re-signed to a contract as a free agent with the Phoenix Suns on February 6, 2017. Ronnie Price re-signed to a contract as a free agent with the Phoenix Suns on February 24, 2017.

Alan Williams signed a contract with the Phoenix Suns on March 8, 2016. Alan Williams re-signed to a multi-year contract as a free agent with the Phoenix Suns on March 18, 2016.

2016-2017 Phoenix Suns Front Office

Staff Member Position Start Season Previous Job
Robert Sarver Owner, Managing Partner 2004-2005 N/A
Charles Bayfield Director of Team Security 2012-2013 N/A
Earl Watson Head Coach 2015-2016 Assistant Coach (Austin Spurs, 2014 to 2015)
Jay Triano Associate Head Coach 2016-2017 Assistant Coach (Portland Trail Blazers, 2012 to 2016)
Nate Bjorkgren Assistant Coach 2015-2016 Head Coach (Bakersfield Jam, 2014 to 2015)
Tyrone Corbin Assistant Coach 2016-2017 Advisor (Sacramento Kings, 2014 to 2016)
Jason Rowley President 2012-2013 Chief Operating Officer (Phoenix Suns, 2010 to 2012)
Mark West VP of Player Relations 2015-2016 Assistant Coach (Phoenix Suns, 2013 to 2015)
Ryan McDonough General Manager 2013-2014 Assistant General Manager (Boston Celtics, 2010 to 2013)
Pat Connelly Assistant General Manager 2013-2014 Director of Player Personnel (Washington Wizards, 2006 to 2013)
Trevor Bukstein Assistant General Manager 2013-2014 Director of Basketball Administration (Phoenix Suns, 2010 to 2013)
Courtney Witte Director of Scouting 2015-2016 East Coast Pro Personnel Scout (Los Angeles Clippers, 2014 to 2015)
Bubba Burrage Director of Player Personnel 2015-2016 General Manager (Bakersfield Jam, 2014 to )
Chris Darnell Video Coordinator 2016-2017 Basketball Operations Intern (Phoenix Suns, 2013 to 2016)
John Shumate Scout 2010-2011 Assistant Coach (Phoenix Suns, 2009 to 2010)
Antonio Williams Scout 2015-2016 N/A
Scott Vaughan Advance Scout 2013-2014 Advance Scout (Utah Jazz, 2007 to 2013)
Jason Hervey Advance Scout 2016-2017 Scout (Minnesota Timberwolves, 2014 to 2016)
Corey Gaines Player Development Coach 2010-2011 N/A
Mehmet Okur Player Development Coach 2016-2017 N/A
Scott Duncan Player Development Coach 2016-2017 Associate Head Coach (Wyoming, 2011 to 2016)
Aaron Nelson Head Athletic Trainer 2000-2001 Assistant Athletic Trainer (Phoenix Suns, 1993 to 2000)
Adam Annaccone Athletic Trainer 2013-2014 N/A
Tom Maystadt Assistant Athletic Trainer 2009-2010 N/A
Quinton Snyder Assistant Athletic Trainer 2016-2017 Head Athletic Trainer (Michigan State, 2011 to 2016)
Al McCoy Radio Broadcaster 1972-1973 N/A
Tim Kempton Radio Broadcaster 2005-2006 N/A