By Francisco Romero
Preseason exercises have started for the Phoenix metro Suns as they get ready for the upcoming 2016-17 NBA season.
“We are one of the youngest groups on the league, we are thrilled regarding the potential of our men, we likewise intended to add that we have some solid expert individuals who can be found in and assist us win games,” claimed Ryan McDonough, Suns basic supervisor as he dealt with the media previously today.
Undoubtedly the Suns are young and also are coming into this season with their very first two choices in 2014’s draft in Dragan Bender as well as Tyler Ulis; the enhancement of Leandro Barbosa as well as Jared Dudley somewhat stabilize the age and experience difference.
The bulk of the obligation to bring the Suns will certainly come under three interesting and also functional players in Eric Bledsoe, Devin Booker as well as Brandon Knight; 3 confirmed NBA guards that will certainly be fighting each other for playing time and as McDonough placed it, “it is a wonderful issue to have.”
The Suns player to enjoy this upcoming period is Devin Booker, a star in the making that ought to take the Suns to the following degree once the young corps establish.
“His (Booker’s) work values is off the graphes, he has managed everything effectively. He is a really fully grown man for his age. It is absolutely amazing for him and also as a team principle with him for the future, we are delighted to see, with an off period in which he has worked so hard,” McDonough claimed throughout an interview.
The Suns finished last period with a record of 23– 59; McDonough will not put a particular number of victories he would love to attain, but specified that the following are objectives establish for the upcoming period:
- “We yearn for to be the hardest having fun group in the league.”
- “We intend to aid our young people establish, particularly the rookies, we want the younger players to be much better in April after that they are today.”
- “Simply win as lots of games as we can.”
The Suns first preseason video game will be Monday October 3rd against the San Antonio Spurs at Speaking Stick Hotel Arena, tip-off goes to 7:00 pm.