Suns Pick FIRST In 2018 NBA Draft!

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    It's been FIFTY YEARS since the Phoenix Suns lost a coin flip and a fella named Lew Alcindor headed to the Milwaukee Bucks. The Suns came oh so close in the Barkley era, but the Bulls sneaked by them in 1993, game 6, in the Jordan era. Same story as in 1976 when the Celtics got them in 6.....and that's as close as we ever got to an NBA Title. The Suns tanked for the last three years and FINALLY it paid off with a #1. So who is it gonna be? The U.of Arizona 7-footer, or the 6'6" sniper from Slovenia? Ayton or Luka Donic? [​IMG]

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    I've watched tape on both of them and they both have their strong points. My opinion could change but Donic reminds me of Thunder Dan Majerle, probably after Westphal my favorite Sun of all time. Ayton could be a great one, but Donic WILL be a great one and he's my pick unless he gets hurt or doesn't want to play in the US all that bad. Donic.
     
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    Is basketball over? Who won..???
     
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    Speaking of the Suns I still love/ remember the series when Sir Charles almost beat Michael.
     
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    Ainge got lost on defense and Paxton nailed the 3 with a second left....I can still see it in my nightmares. [​IMG]
     
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    Exactly I was in OHARE airport just coming back from somewhere and I had to hit the bar to watch it, Charles was great ...
     
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    Chuck was MVP that year....only 6'4" (he was listed at 6'6") player to ever lead the League in rebounding. His battles with Charles Oakley were freakin classics....Chuck's number is retired and hanging in the rafters...Ring of Honor.
     
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    As a Chicago guy i was getting sick of the bulls winning , don't tell no one I sure was rooting for the Suns that year.
     
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    Take the 7 footer.

    So you’re saying the number two pick is happy too? Who’s that?
     
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    Boston’s about to go up 2 0 on LeBron.
     
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    Boston really? Damn i have been so out of touch following basketball after the idiot broke up the bulls .
     

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