PHOENIX (AP) — The Phoenix Suns are looking for stability after their previous coach lasted just one season.
They hope Monty Williams is the man to lead their turnaround.
Suns fire Igor Kokoskov after 1 losing season
PHOENIX (AP) — One season was not enough for Igor Kokoskov to convince the Phoenix Suns that he was the man to lead the franchise into the future.
PHOENIX (AP) — The Phoenix Suns say they have fired coach Igor Kokoskov after one season. .
Mitchell, Ingles power Jazz over Suns 118-97
PHOENIX (AP) — Joe Ingles has the green light to fire away from 3-point range — and he did so effectively Wednesday night.
Ingles lifted a short-handed Utah Jazz team with 27 points, tying a...
McCollum has 26 points, Blazers beat Suns 127-120
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — It didn't matter to CJ McCollum that the Trail Blazers were expected to beat the Phoenix Suns, winners of just 15 games this season.
T.J. Warren scores 27 points, Suns beat Spurs 116-96
PHOENIX (AP) — Nights when star Devin Booker is off his game don't often spell victories for the struggling Phoenix Suns. But Booker was still a factor Wednesday night, and his teammates picked him up.
T.J. Warren scored 16 of his 27 points in the first half and the Suns built a big lead, almost lost it and then pulled away for a 116-96 victory over the San Antonio Spurs.
The Suns ended a four-game losing streak to improve to 3-11.
Booker’s late onslaught lifts Suns past Mavs 121-100
PHOENIX (AP) — Much of the talk going into the Dallas-Phoenix season opener centered on rookies Deandre Ayton and Luka Doncic.
But it was Devin Booker's show, providing impressive evidence why the Suns thought him worth that five-year, $158 million deal.
Booker scored 19 of his 35 points in the final 6:44 and lifted the Phoenix Suns to a 121-100 victory over the Dallas Mavericks in the teams' season opener on Wednesday night.
After late firing of GM, Suns look to begin winning, finally
PHOENIX (AP) — This is supposed to be the year that the Phoenix Suns finally start to win again.
General manager Ryan McDonough had said the goal was to be the most improved team in the NBA. If that happens, it will be without McDonough.
Owner Robert Sarver fired the general manager nine days before the Suns' season opener.
"For me, the switch has flipped and it's now time to start figuring out how to win," Sarver said in an interview on 98.7 Arizona Sports the day of the firing.
Prunty, Williamson head Kokoskov’s staff with Suns
PHOENIX (AP) — Joe Prunty, Corliss Williamson, Jamelle McMillan and Jason Staudt were named to the staff of new Phoenix Suns coach Igor Kokoskov.
Prunty has 22 years of NBA experience. He went 21-16 as interim coach of the Milwaukee Bucks last season and scared the Boston Celtics in a seven-game playoff series.
Ayton arrives as symbol that Suns are on the rise
PHOENIX (AP) — Since the heady days of Steve Nash came to an end, there have been few signs of joy from a dwindling fan base that watched the Phoenix Suns tumble to the bottom of the NBA standings and miss the playoffs for the eighth year in a row.