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Budenholzer reminisces on Arizona past, but quickly turns to future leading the Phoenix Suns

May. 17, 2024 17:04 PM EDT

PHOENIX (AP) — Mike Budenholzer got a little teary-eyed talking about his past in Arizona, describing an idyllic childhood in the small town of Holbrook, about three hours northeast of Phoenix. Those tears dried up in a hurry when talking about his future. “It's...

Mike Budenholzer is hired as coach of the Phoenix Suns, replacing Frank Vogel

May. 11, 2024 14:18 PM EDT

PHOENIX (AP) — Mike Budenholzer is the newest head coach of the Phoenix Suns, with the franchise turning to the man who beat them in the 2021 NBA Finals. The 54-year-old Budenholzer replaces Frank Vogel, who was fired Thursday after one season. Budenholzer agreed to the deal on...

Mike Budenholzer agrees to coach Phoenix Suns, day after Frank Vogel's firing, AP source says

May. 11, 2024 01:48 AM EDT
PHOENIX (AP) — Mike Budenholzer agrees to coach Phoenix Suns, day after Frank Vogel's firing, AP source says.

Suns fire coach Frank Vogel after getting swept out of the playoffs in the opening round

May. 09, 2024 17:22 PM EDT

PHOENIX (AP) — Frank Vogel's tenure as coach of the Phoenix Suns is done after one disappointing season that ended without a playoff victory. The franchise fired the 50-year-old Vogel on Thursday, less than two weeks after getting swept out of the first round of the NBA playoffs by...

A look at the coaches who have led teams with LeBron James on the roster.

May. 03, 2024 17:58 PM EDT

A look at the coaches who have led teams with LeBron James on the roster. The Los Angeles Lakers fired coach Darvin Ham on Friday: CLEVELAND CAVALIERS —Paul Silas (2003-05): He was James' first coach in the 2003-04 season and helped the first-year player win the NBA...

The Lakers fire coach Darvin Ham after just 2 seasons in charge and 1st-round playoff exit

May. 03, 2024 14:46 PM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Los Angeles Lakers fired coach Darvin Ham on Friday after just two seasons in charge. The Lakers announced on social media that they were dismissing Ham four days after their season ended with a first-round playoff loss to Denver in five games. ...

Suns owner Mat Ishbia says franchise is doing 'excellent.' He's quiet on coach Frank Vogel's future

May. 01, 2024 19:07 PM EDT

PHOENIX (AP) — Mat Ishbia knows the offseason chatter around the Phoenix Suns is it's a team with a top-heavy roster, salary cap issues and precious little room to maneuver after a disappointing season. The second-year owner doesn't believe it. “The narrative that...