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  • • Kevin Durant, DeAndre Ayton co-favorites to win players-only 'NBA 2K' tournament
    After watching the incredible success NASCAR had with eNASCAR the past two weeks, the NBA is now getting ready to embrace eSports with a players-only 2K tournament starting on Friday. As the tournament draws closer, Brooklyn Nets star Kevin Durant and Phoenix Suns center DeAndre Ayton are emerging as the co-favorites to come away with the title. Basketball fans looking for some entertainment will ...2020
  • • USA Basketball cancels Nike Hoop Summit
    Amidst a slew of cancellations and postponements around the sports world due to the coronavirus outbreak, USA Basketball announced Friday it is suspending all events until further notice. The 2020 Nike Hoop Summit, scheduled to take place in Portland, Ore., on April 10, — with practices during the days leading up to the event — has been cancelled, according to USA Basketball’s press release. The e...2020
  • • Suns coach has funny reaction to Aron Baynes’ career night
    Aron Baynes did not come for the nonsense on Friday night, and even his head coach seemed a little taken aback. The Phoenix Suns center scored a career-high 37 points (including nine three-pointers) in a 127-117 win over the Portland Trail Blazers. Baynes also added 16 rebounds and two blocked shots to round out his stat line. After the game, Suns head coach Monty Williams gave a hilarious reactio...2020
  • • Suns concerned center Deandre Ayton could be sidelined for a while with ankle injury
    Deandre Ayton underwent an MRI on Wednesday on his injured left ankle, and there are concerns that he might be sidelined for a while, according to Duane Rankin of the Arizona Republic. Ayton is in a walking boot, and he’s not expected to play Friday; although, no official ruling has been made. The injury happened on a collision with Toronto’s OG Anunoby in the fourth quarter of Tuesday’s game. Ayt...2020
  • • How Obi Toppin compares to Zion and other recent Karl Malone Award winners
    Dayton sophomore Obi Toppin compares favorably to past Karl Malone Award winners Zion Williamson and Deandre Ayton....2020
  • • NBA DFS: Deandre Ayton and best FanDuel, DraftKings daily Fantasy basketball picks for March 3, 2020
    Mike McClure, a DFS pro with almost $2 million in career earnings, gives optimal lineup advice...2020
  • • Seven biggest breakout stars of the 2019-20 NBA season
    With the NBA regular season nearing the home stretch, there has been a number of players who have upped their games this season. Despite  being the No. 1 overall pick in the 2018 NBA Draft, Deandre Ayton flew  under the radar as a rookie last season. That’s no longer the case.  Meanwhile, Both Brandon Ingram and Jayson Tatum earned All-Star  appearances for the first time this season. Each wing is...2020
  • Suns’ Deandre Ayton out, Pelicans’ Nicolo Melli in for All-Star Friday Rising Stars
    • Suns’ Deandre Ayton out, Pelicans’ Nicolo Melli in for All-Star Friday Rising Stars
    Ayton has missed the last two Suns games due to an ankle injury....2020
  • • Report: Suns ‘fielding trade calls’ on Kelly Oubre Jr.
    As the hours tick away until the NBA’s trade deadline, the Phoenix Suns have reportedly started fielding trade calls on forward Kelly Oubre Jr., The New York Times’ Marc Stein reports. Phoenix acquired Oubre from the Washington Wizards during the 2018-19 season, hoping to the young forward would develop and turn into a core piece of their future. Now, in the midst of a career season, the Suns are ...2020
  • • 2020 NBA Rising Stars Roster
    The NBA has revealed the rosters for this year’s Rising Stars game. The teams, as always, are composed of rookie and sophomore players and will be split into teams from the United States and the rest of the world. The World G Nickeil Alexander-Walker (Canada ) C Deandre Ayton (Bahamas) GF RJ Barrett (Canada ) […] The post 2020 NBA Rising Stars Roster appeared first on SLAM....2020

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Deandre Ayton injury and suspension

  • • USA Basketball cancels Nike Hoop Summit
    Amidst a slew of cancellations and postponements around the sports world due to the coronavirus outbreak, USA Basketball announced Friday it is suspending all events until further notice. The 2020 Nike Hoop Summit, scheduled to take place in Portland, Ore., on April 10, — with practices during the days leading up to the event — has been cancelled, according to USA Basketball’s press release. The e...2020
  • • Suns concerned center Deandre Ayton could be sidelined for a while with ankle injury
    Deandre Ayton underwent an MRI on Wednesday on his injured left ankle, and there are concerns that he might be sidelined for a while, according to Duane Rankin of the Arizona Republic. Ayton is in a walking boot, and he’s not expected to play Friday; although, no official ruling has been made. The injury happened on a collision with Toronto’s OG Anunoby in the fourth quarter of Tuesday’s game. Ayt...2020
  • • Seven biggest breakout stars of the 2019-20 NBA season
    With the NBA regular season nearing the home stretch, there has been a number of players who have upped their games this season. Despite  being the No. 1 overall pick in the 2018 NBA Draft, Deandre Ayton flew  under the radar as a rookie last season. That’s no longer the case.  Meanwhile, Both Brandon Ingram and Jayson Tatum earned All-Star  appearances for the first time this season. Each wing is...2020
  • • Suns’ Deandre Ayton out, Pelicans’ Nicolo Melli in for All-Star Friday Rising Stars
    Ayton has missed the last two Suns games due to an ankle injury....2020
  • • Report: Suns ‘fielding trade calls’ on Kelly Oubre Jr.
    As the hours tick away until the NBA’s trade deadline, the Phoenix Suns have reportedly started fielding trade calls on forward Kelly Oubre Jr., The New York Times’ Marc Stein reports. Phoenix acquired Oubre from the Washington Wizards during the 2018-19 season, hoping to the young forward would develop and turn into a core piece of their future. Now, in the midst of a career season, the Suns are ...2020
  • • Post Up: Brandon Ingram Erupts for Career-High 49 Points to Defeat Jazz in OT
    Suns 121 (17-24), Knicks 98 (11-31) Granted, it was against the Knicks, but Phoenix has to be happy with the performance they just turned in. Center Deandre Ayton, who has spent a majority of his sophomore season either suspended or chasing smaller players around the perimeter, finally had a monster game again with stalwart center […] The post Post Up: Brandon Ingram Erupts for Career-High 4...2020
  • • Suns' Ayton: Reserve role has been an adjustment
    Suns center Deandre Ayton finds himself in a reserve role for the time being and he admits it’s an adjustment, as he told Duane Rankin of the Arizona Republic. Ayton is working his way back into top shape after a 25-game league-imposed suspension. “I’ve never been through this, but it’s new,” the top overall pick of the 2018 draft said. “I’m just holding my head high and just working.” Ayton had 1...2020
  • • Deandre Ayton: Reserve role has been an adjustment
    Suns center Deandre Ayton finds himself in a reserve role for the time being and he admits it’s an adjustment, as he told Duane Rankin of the Arizona Republic. Ayton is working his way back into top shape after a 25-game league-imposed suspension. “I’ve never been through this, but it’s new,” the top overall pick of the 2018 draft said. “I’m just holding my head high and just working.” Ayton had 1...2020
  • • Suns center Deandre Ayton out with ankle sprain
    Phoenix Suns center Deandre Ayton recently returned from a 25-game suspension, played well, but is now out with an ankle sprain. Here’s the Arizona Republic: The Suns haven’t had their full roster healthy all season. That unfortunate trend will continue as Deandre Ayton is ruled out Friday’s game at Oklahoma City with a right ankle sprain he [...]...2019
  • • Suns center Deandre Ayton sidelined with sprained ankle
    Phoenix Suns second-year center Deandre Ayton made his return to the court earlier this week after serving a 25-game suspension after testing positive for a diuretic. Unfortunately for Ayton and the rising Suns (11-16), Ayton’s return will be limited to that one game. The former No. 1 pick sustained a sprained ankle in Tuesday’s game against the Los Angeles Clippers and has been ruled out for the ...2019

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Deandre Ayton trade, contract, salary rumors

  • • Kevin Durant, DeAndre Ayton co-favorites to win players-only 'NBA 2K' tournament
    After watching the incredible success NASCAR had with eNASCAR the past two weeks, the NBA is now getting ready to embrace eSports with a players-only 2K tournament starting on Friday. As the tournament draws closer, Brooklyn Nets star Kevin Durant and Phoenix Suns center DeAndre Ayton are emerging as the co-favorites to come away with the title. Basketball fans looking for some entertainment will ...2020
  • • USA Basketball cancels Nike Hoop Summit
    Amidst a slew of cancellations and postponements around the sports world due to the coronavirus outbreak, USA Basketball announced Friday it is suspending all events until further notice. The 2020 Nike Hoop Summit, scheduled to take place in Portland, Ore., on April 10, — with practices during the days leading up to the event — has been cancelled, according to USA Basketball’s press release. The e...2020
  • • Report: Suns ‘fielding trade calls’ on Kelly Oubre Jr.
    As the hours tick away until the NBA’s trade deadline, the Phoenix Suns have reportedly started fielding trade calls on forward Kelly Oubre Jr., The New York Times’ Marc Stein reports. Phoenix acquired Oubre from the Washington Wizards during the 2018-19 season, hoping to the young forward would develop and turn into a core piece of their future. Now, in the midst of a career season, the Suns are ...2020
  • • Suns' Ayton: Reserve role has been an adjustment
    Suns center Deandre Ayton finds himself in a reserve role for the time being and he admits it’s an adjustment, as he told Duane Rankin of the Arizona Republic. Ayton is working his way back into top shape after a 25-game league-imposed suspension. “I’ve never been through this, but it’s new,” the top overall pick of the 2018 draft said. “I’m just holding my head high and just working.” Ayton had 1...2020
  • • Deandre Ayton: Reserve role has been an adjustment
    Suns center Deandre Ayton finds himself in a reserve role for the time being and he admits it’s an adjustment, as he told Duane Rankin of the Arizona Republic. Ayton is working his way back into top shape after a 25-game league-imposed suspension. “I’ve never been through this, but it’s new,” the top overall pick of the 2018 draft said. “I’m just holding my head high and just working.” Ayton had 1...2020
  • • Clippers have Aron Baynes as top trade target?
    Size is one of the few areas in which the LA Clippers are lacking, and they could be looking to address that on the trade market. Bleacher Report’s Eric Pincus reported Wednesday that Phoenix Suns center Aron Baynes is believed to be a prime target for the Clippers. Pincus notes that flipping Ivica Zubac’s four-year contract for Baynes straight up would work but that the Suns might shy away from a...2020
  • Former Suns coach Igor Kokoskov on Phoenix not drafting Luka Doncic: I sleep peacefully
    • Former Suns coach Igor Kokoskov on Phoenix not drafting Luka Doncic: I sleep peacefully
    Why did the Suns take Deandre Ayton over Doncic – who went No. 3 – in last year's NBA draft?...2019
  • • Monty Williams thinks it will take around 10 games to reintegrate Deandre Ayton
    The Suns will get suspended center Deandre Ayton back in less than two weeks, but coach Monty Williams believes it will take 10 games or so for the team to get used to playing with him again, writes Gina Mizell of The Athletic. The top pick in last year’s draft played just one game this season before being suspended by the league after testing positive for a diuretic. “We’re really gonna see who w...2019
  • • Suns coach Monty Williams thinks it will take around 10 games to reintegrate Deandre Ayton
    The Suns will get suspended center Deandre Ayton back in less than two weeks, but coach Monty Williams believes it will take 10 games or so for the team to get used to playing with him again, writes Gina Mizell of The Athletic. The top pick in last year’s draft played just one game this season before being suspended by the league after testing positive for a diuretic. “We’re really gonna see who w...2019
  • • Report: Suns fire head coach Igor Kokoskov
    The Suns have become the latest NBA team to dismiss their head coach this spring, according to ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski, who reports (via Twitter) that the club has fired Igor Kokoskov. Despite a disappointing season in Phoenix, it’s still a somewhat surprising development. After all, it was less than a year ago that the Suns hired Kokoskov, naming him as their new head coach last May after inter...2019

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  • • Wizards' second-year big man Thomas Bryant making an impression
    The Wizards have long been eliminated from playoff contention, but second-year big man Thomas Bryant is taking every late-season opportunity to establish himself as a long-term rotation piece for Washington, Candace Buckner of the Washington Post reports. Bryant recently impressed for the Wizards as Washington closed out a tight game against Phoenix. Bryant’s game-winning bucket, his second of the...2019
  • • NBA scores, highlights: LeBron James, Lakers take on No. 1 pick Deandre Ayton, Suns
    There are six games on this Sunday in the NBA...2018
  • • Mavs eyeing Marvin Bagley in case he drops to No. 5
    Duke’s Marvin Bagley III has consistently been mentioned as a top-three draft pick who may drop a spot or two further. If he does slip, the Mavericks could have interest in Bagley as the team wields the fifth overall pick. However, The Ringer’s Jonathan Tjarks spoke to the Dallas Morning News about why Bagley may not be the ideal pick for the Mavericks.I’m pretty sure the top four will be some ord...2018
  • • NBA 2020 Project: Which Ex-Kentucky Big Man Will Reign Supreme?
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  • • Ex-Adidas consultant: I paid Deandre Ayton’s family
    Ex-Adidas consultant T.J. Gassnola would testify on Wednesday admitting he paid several players’ families — including Phoenix Suns’ No. 1 pick, Deandre Ayton — according to ESPN’s Jeff Borzello. The incident was made public during a fraud case against Adidas executive James Gatto, Merl Code Jr. and runner Christian Dawkins when Gassnola was brought in as a government witness. Gassnola will be exam...2018
  • Puma Signs Deandre Ayton to Endorsement Deal
    • Puma Signs Deandre Ayton to Endorsement Deal
    Deandre Ayton has joined Marvin Bagley as the face of PUMA basketball. The incoming-rookies spoke to Bleacher Report about their decision to buck the trend and sign with one of basketball’s OG brands. Bagley’s signing was announced a few days ago. Ayton said he knows he’s doing something different, but that he and his family […] The post Puma Signs Deandre Ayton to Endorsem...2018
  • Likely No. 1 pick Deandre Ayton says he will enter NBA draft
    • Likely No. 1 pick Deandre Ayton says he will enter NBA draft
    There was no reason to play the "I need to get together with my family and talk over what's best for my future" game....2018
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  • • Arizona's Sean Miller caught on FBI wiretap talking paying DeAndre Ayton, report says
    The FBI investigation took another high-profile twist...2018
  • • Ridiculously early 2018 NBA Mock Draft: DeAndre Ayton, Michael Porter start on top
    It's never too early to start thinking about next year's NBA Draft...2017
  • • Arizona's Sean Miller won't coach, but Deandre Ayton will play on Saturday
    Despite not being on the sideline Saturday, Miller states he is "confident that I will be vindicated"...2018
  • • College basketball rankings: Kentucky moves up to No. 6 in the Top 25 (and one)
    Arizona, led by Allonzo Trier and DeAndre Ayton, is No. 1....2017
  • • NBA Draft Notebook: French Phenom Steals Show at NBA's BWB Showcase
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  • • Suns' Ayton starts in return, says lesson learned
    Deandre Ayton says he learned his lesson ahead of his return from a 25-game suspension for testing positive for a diuretic....2019
  • • 2020 NBA Rising Stars Roster
    2020
  • • Everybody Looking
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  • • Arizona's Deandre Ayton is Freshman of the Week, jumps Duke's Marvin Bagley
    Arizona's big man from the Bahamas balled out against two talented teams...2017

Deandre Ayton fantasy rankings and news

  • • 2018-19 fantasy basketball points rankings
    Is the Greek Freak tops in fantasy drafts? Is LeBron still elite in L.A.? Where should you take rookies like Luka Doncic and Deandre Ayton? We break it all down....2018

Deandre Ayton schedule, game

  • • Kevin Durant, DeAndre Ayton co-favorites to win players-only 'NBA 2K' tournament
    2020
  • • USA Basketball cancels Nike Hoop Summit
    2020
  • • NBA DFS: Deandre Ayton and best FanDuel, DraftKings daily Fantasy basketball picks for March 3, 2020
    2020
  • • Report: Suns ‘fielding trade calls’ on Kelly Oubre Jr.
    2020
  • • Suns enjoy early positive returns on new, bigger lineup
    The Suns started both Deandre Ayton and Aron Baynes together for the first time when the team hosted New York on Friday, testing a larger lineup which resulted in a 120-112 win, Duane Rankin of the Arizona Republic writes. Suns general manager James Jones and head coach Monty Williams discussed the possibility on Thursday, Rankin notes, with the team sporting the same frontcourt against Memphis on...2020
  • • Suns center Deandre Ayton returns from suspension
    The Phoenix Suns have their young center back, as Deandre Ayton returned to action yesterday. Here’s Arizona Sports reporting: In his first time speaking to the media since being suspended 25 games, Deandre Ayton commented on testing positive for a diuretic. “I know what I did,” he said to the assembled media before Tuesday night’s matchup [...]...2019
  • • Suns center Deandre Ayton eligible to return from suspension
    Suns center Deandre Ayton served the final game of his 25-game suspension on Monday night and is now eligible to return to the team’s lineup. Ayton’s return to action figures to happen on Tuesday in Los Angeles, where the Suns will take on the Clippers. Following the season opener, Ayton was hit with a 25-game ban for violating the league’s anti-drug policy, having tested positive for a diuretic. ...2019
  • • Monty Williams not sure if Suns will start Deandre Ayton upon return
    The Phoenix Suns have played themselves into the No. 8 seed in the Western Conference amid Deandre Ayton’s absence, leaving some uncertainty about how Ayton will be reintegrated into the lineup. Appearing Friday on 98.7 Arizona Sports, Suns head coach Monty Williams said that the team is undecided about starting Ayton upon his return but added that it will “more than likely” do so. Ayton, the form...2019
  • • Report: Suns fire head coach Igor Kokoskov
    2019
  • • Monty Williams is Suns’ top target for coaching job
    The Phoenix Suns’ surprising move to fire first-year head coach Igor Kokoskov Monday night threw pretty much everyone around the NBA for a loop. It was certainly a power move from young general manager James Jones following another 60-plus loss season in the desert. One day after Kokoskov‘s ousting, a prominent name has emerged as the favorite to land in Phoenix. According to ESPN’s Adrian Wojnaro...2019

Deandre Ayton rumors, scandals

  • • DeAndre Ayton admits being thrown by Clippers giant Boban Marjanovic
    DeAndre Ayton probably went his entire collegiate career without being intimidated by the size of an opposing player, but he has learned pretty quickly that there is always somebody bigger, faster and stronger waiting to shut you down in the NBA. Boban Marjanovic has, at the very least, one of those traits. Ayton had arguably the worst game of his rookie season in a 115-99 loss to the Los Angeles ...2018
  • • Chris Paul wasn’t worried about losing Clint Capela
    Even though it took nearly a month for the Rockets to re-sign Clint Capela, teammate Chris Paul said he was never concerned about losing the team’s starting center.Paul made the remarks in a recent interview on NBA TV, saying that although there was speculation Capela might sign elsewhere, he knew that conditions favored a return to Houston.“It was good and well, but I mean I guess for the fans in...2018
  • • Best and worst picks of the 2018 NBA Draft
    The mock drafts are now irrelevant. No more talk of wingspan, upside, medicals, or trade rumors. After months of speculation, the 2018 NBA Draft is in the books.Thursday’s first two picks went as expected: Phoenix selected DeAndre Ayton and Sacramento picked Marvin Bagley III. Then things got wacky: Atlanta picked Slovenian sensation Luka Doncic, but shipped him to Dallas for Trae Young and a 2019...2018
  • • Suns may target Luka Doncic with No. 1 pick
    The Phoenix Suns will be picking first in this year’s NBA Draft, and an early favorite has already emerged for who they might take with it.The Suns, who finished with the worst record in the NBA this season at 21-61 and therefore had the best lottery odds, won Tuesday’s NBA Draft Lottery and earned the No. 1 overall pick. The news promptly led to buzz that they might target 19-year-old European st...2018
  • • Charles Barkley has yet another flaming hot take
    Pro Basketball Hall of Famer and media sensationalist Charles Barkley likes to keep his name relevant. I guess this is why he remains among the top-20 figures in the SNIPdaily Legends Top 100 for the year.But I digress.Barkley is once again out here making comments that force the rational human being into somehow becoming a Steve Harvey GIF.This time, the Turner Sports personality is calling Arizo...2018
  • • NBA 2020 Project: Which Ex-Kentucky Big Man Will Reign Supreme?
    2016
  • • NBA Draft Notebook: French Phenom Steals Show at NBA's BWB Showcase
    2016
  • • NBA Draft Notebook: French Phenom Steals Show at NBA's BWB Showcase
    2016

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