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Newest Phoenix Suns Star Sends Out A Viral Tweet

On Saturday, Shams Charania of The Athletic reported that Josh Okogie signed with the Phoenix Suns. Charania: "Free agent Josh Okogie has agreed to a one-year deal with the Phoenix Suns, sources tell @TheAthletic @Stadium." On Sunday, Okogie sent out a tweet about joining the Suns that has gone viral...
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Suns, Hawks Reportedly Agree To Saturday Night Trade

In the latest move of what's been an incredibly active week in the NBA's offseason, the Atlanta Hawks and Phoenix Suns have reportedly agreed to a trade. "The Phoenix Suns are trading for Australian center Jock Landale from the Atlanta Hawks, ... Landale averaged 4.9 points and 2.7 rebounds in 54 games for the Spurs last season."
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Two people dead after shooting at Phoenix bar

PHOENIX — Phoenix police are investigating a shooting at a bar that left two people dead. Police say around 1:30 Sunday morning, officers responded to a bar and grill near 48th Street and McDowell Road for a report of a shooting. They arrived and found a man, 35-year-old Jordan...

Nets In Consistent Contact With Suns, Heat On Kevin Durant Trade

Kevin Durant requested a trade from the Brooklyn Nets on June 30th and while discussions are ongoing, a resolution does not appear to be imminent. "Two of the teams that Kevin Durant would like to play with: the Phoenix Suns, the Miami Heat, they have both been in pretty consistent contact, I'm told," said Adrian Wojnarowski. "I think both teams, individually, may not have enough to do a deal with Brooklyn without being able to go out and move some pieces around in three-team, four-team trades.

Brian Windhorst Predicts Kevin Durant's Next Team: Fans React

Brian Windhorst may be the most interesting person in NBA media right now. When he speaks, it's definitely worth paying attention. As the entire basketball world awaits news regarding Kevin Durant's trade request, Windhorst believes he knows where the veteran superstar will be playing next season. During a recent appearance...

Homeowner kills intruders, fentanyl hidden inside tire, Hells Angels leader dies: this week's top stories

Crime Files: Home intruders shot and killed; Yavapai County deputy murdered; laxatives swapped with anti-depressants. Our top crime stories from the week of June 27: two men accused of home invasion are shot and killed in Phoenix; police seizing illegal fireworks and guns in Mesa ahead of July 4; a man upset over cigarette prices shoots into a convenience store; the murder of a Yavapai County deputy; laxatives swapped with anti-depressants at north Scottsdale Walmart.

Pacific Notes: Suns, Ayton, Lakers, Swider, Kings

With JaVale McGee and Aaron Holiday headed elsewhere and Elfrid Payton not expected to return, the Suns‘ additions of Josh Okogie, Damion Lee, and Jock Landale will help replenish their depth, tweets John Gambadoro of Arizona Sports 98.7. According to Gambadoro, Phoenix is done adding role players for the time being, though the club could still bring back free agent forward Ish Wainwright.
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Three people shot during argument inside Phoenix apartment

PHOENIX — Phoenix police say three people were shot during a verbal fight between two people inside an apartment Sunday afternoon. Officers were called to an apartment near 83rd Avenue and Indian School Road for reports of a shooting. Two men and one woman were found inside with gunshot...

2 men dead, 1 arrested following shooting at Phoenix bar

PHOENIX — Two men are dead and one was arrested early Sunday after a shooting took place at a Phoenix bar and grill, authorities said. Officers responded to reports of a shooting call around 1:30 a.m. near 48th Street and McDowell Road and found a man with a gunshot wound in the parking lot, the Phoenix Police Department said in a press release.
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Schnepf scores last-minute fireworks reprieve

Queen Creek can celebrate the 4th of July with the “biggest” bang at Schnepf Farms. Hometown 4th at Schnepf Farms’s will go on after some last-minute preparations enabled the Schnepf Family to snag some pyrotechnics despite a nationwide shortage. General Manager Connor Schnepf said the festivities will...

Suns add Josh Okogie, wait with bated breath on Kevin Durant

Over a 24-hour period in the middle of negotiating what could be the biggest trade in franchise history to acquire Kevin Durant from the Brooklyn Nets, the Phoenix Suns quietly signed some depth players on likely minimum deals. Late Saturday, per Shams Charania, the Suns signed defense-oriented Josh Okogie to...