Suns’ Deandre Ayton welcomes Clippers’ small-ball challenge — Press Telegram

PHOENIX — To their credit, the Phoenix Suns didn’t spend their week between games frittering away their advantage. While the Clippers labored against top-seeded Utah Jazz for six second-round games, the Suns spent their six days of downtime after sweeping the Denver Nuggets doing homework. 1,181 more words

Suns’ Deandre Ayton welcomes Clippers’ small-ball challenge — Press Telegram

Clippers hope adjustments will improve outlook vs. Suns — Press Telegram

PHOENIX — One “good, feel-out game” in the books, as Paul George called it, and this Western Conference finals between George’s Clippers and the Phoenix Suns is about as hard to gauge as it was before Sunday’s game, which… 994 more words

Clippers hope adjustments will improve outlook vs. Suns — Press Telegram

Brad Stevens searches for financial flexibility — Boston Herald

To hear Brad Stevens tell it, the process of executing his first NBA trade was conflicting. He got to bring back Al Horford, a player he cherished and indeed depended on as a coach. 601 more words

Brad Stevens searches for financial flexibility — Boston Herald