Posts Tagged ‘Frustrated Suns Fan’


Known to many simply as the “Frustrated Suns Fan”, Chucko was first introduced to NBAMate readers back in early 2008 and since then has been perpetually frustrated with his team. Don’t let that fool you though – he loves his Suns. To the point where its bad for his health. What a joyous time it […]

2008-2009 Season Preview: The Pretending Contenders

No pretenders here. No sir, these guys are playing into May… and that’s where they’re stopping Cleveland Cavaliers It amazes me how far this team has gone the last two post seasons. They were only a 45 win team last season (which means that would have missed the playoffs in the West), yet they almost […]

Day 11 – It’s time to go, Dallas and Phoenix

PLAYOFF DIARY: DAY 11 Are the Phoenix Suns the best team to ever be knocked out in a first round playoff series? I’m not sure. But I know that two weeks ago I was one of the many people claiming they were perfectly suited to face the Spurs in the playoffs and a real chance […]

The Essence of Smooth

“Smooth” is a word thrown around a lot in the modern age of basketball. Smooth game, smooth jumpshot, smooth transition. There’s J-Smoove (Josh Smith), the “Big Smooth” (Sam Perkins), Clyde the Glyde (sounds smooth) and “Smooth” himself (Larry Hughes). I was playing NBA 2K8 before and Kenny Smith just used the word “smooth”, I kid you not. […]

Fat Men Can’t Jump

Well someone decided it would be a good idea to pay Shaquille O’Neal $20 million when I couldn’t sell him for 50 cents. Did they not read my item description? As far as I’m concerned everything I said back in December still stands – except for the bit about Shaq mortgaging the Miami Heat’s future. […]

Tough Juice, Larry Huges and the Frustrated Suns Fan

Been a crazy couple of days in the L. Lets reflect. I laughed hard at Caron after his post-game brain fade against the Celtics when he said the Wizards were aiming at a championship. Well, I laughed even harder when those same Wizards got beaten by the Knicks two days ago. A loss to the […]