While the Phoenix Suns offensive numbers are exciting to look at in the box score, their defense has become horrendous. Despite outrebounding the Celtics (50-42) and out-blocking them (7-1), the Suns somehow gave up 115 points to one of the worst offensive teams in the league. In the three losses prior to this one, the Suns surrendered 127, 111 and 112 points.
"We've got to figure out a way to stop these guys," said coach Hornacek after the loss. "It's a combination of all kinds of things - taking pride in guarding a guy by yourself, pick-and-rolls or just throwing it around and we're closing out hard. It's almost like we're playing to keep them in front of us and let them do whatever they want. We need to start getting after it that...
No complaining, foolishness, and please be professional.
With the dust from a frenzied trade deadline settled, Jeff Hornacek wants you to know Isaiah Thomas is a better fit in Boston. And Thomas wants you to know that among the Suns, he wasn't "the guy who complained."
Here's a recap of the events from that day.
And here's the very mixed reactions from fans.
With Thomas departed, here's his short stint with the Suns by the numbers.
How the Suns got their name, and 4 other facts you may not know about Phoenix.
Phoenix Suns trivia, get some.
The Suns are in a four team group battling it out for two playoff spots. Here's your 2015 Western Conference playoff picture.
Stop me if you've already heard this one. Ryan McDonough called The Dragon's departure "unprofessional."
Check out how Dragic performed in his first game with the Heat on Saturday night.