NAZ Suns


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Former NAZ Sun finishes second in dunk contest

Glenn Robinson III edged out Phoenix’s Derrick Jones Jr., who was done in by his failure to complete his difficult first dunk of two in the final round.

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Powered by Millsap’s double-double, NAZ Suns snap 9-game losing streak

O’Bryant scores 22 points, grabs 15 rebounds in 94-88 win over OKC Blue

PRESCOTT VALLEY — Elijah Millsap and Johnny O’Bryant each recorded a double-double, Askia Booker chipped in with 18 points and Northern Arizona snapped a nine-game losing streak with a 94-88 win over Oklahoma City on Tuesday night.

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NAZ loses 4th straight, falls to Oklahoma City 101-97

Suns drop to 10-5 as Blue comes from behind in final quarter

PRESCOTT VALLEY – The Phoenix Suns reassigned Derrick Jones Jr. to the Northern Arizona Suns for the third time this season on Friday, Dec. 23. But his presence alone wasn’t enough to boost the hometown NBA Development League team’s fortunes.

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Jackson torches Suns with 35 points, Legends hand Northern Arizona 3rd straight loss

Ellis records double-double, Silas nets 20 points in defeat

PRESCOTT VALLEY — Elijah Millsap had a double-double with 24 points and 12 rebounds, but Northern Arizona had no answer for the NBA D-League’s leading scorer as Texas’ Pierre Jackson dropped 35 points, handing the Suns a 115-99 loss Sunday afternoon.

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NAZ Suns improve to 10-1 minus point guard Booker

Playing their fourth game in eight days, the Northern Arizona Suns needed everything they had to notch their seventh straight win while improving to 10-1 for the best record in the NBA Development League.

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NAZ Suns pick up third straight win, drop Salt Lake City 103-78

O'Bryant, Millsap each score 17 points

SALT LAKE CITY — Johnny O’Bryant and Elijah Millsap each scored 17 points, rookie Michael Bryson added a career-high 12 and the Northern Arizona Suns shot 51 percent from the field, including nine 3-pointers, in a 103-78 rout over Salt Lake City on Tuesday night.

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NAZ Suns start inaugural season strong, drop Energy, 122-107

The Northern Arizona Suns’ inaugural season here began with a bang on Saturday night, Nov. 12, as 2,345 fans watched the NBA Development League team defeat the Iowa Energy, 122-107, at Prescott Valley Event Center.

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Northern Arizona Suns invite local legends to try out this weekend

D-League team to stage auditions at Event Center

Earlier this year, the Phoenix Suns bought the Bakersfield Jam and relocated the NBA Developmental League team to Prescott Valley. The team held tryouts for the 2016-2017 season at the Talking Stick Resort Arena on Sunday, Sept. 18, but those that missed the date have another opportunity as the team is holding another open tryout session on Saturday, Oct. 8 at the Prescott Valley Event Center.

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Ty Ellis named Northern Arizona Suns’ first head coach

Ellis feels 'blessed' for opportunity to lead NBA D-League club in Prescott Valley

PRESCOTT VALLEY — The Northern Arizona Suns didn’t have to look far to find their first head coach, selecting former Bakersfield Jam assistant Ty Ellis to lead the NBA D-League’s newest relocation project in their inaugural season.

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NAZ Suns reveal new uniform, logo at Prescott Valley Event Center (VIDEOS)

200 fans, community members on-hand to support 1st-year team

Some 200 people showed up to watch the new Northern Arizona Suns NBA Developmental League basketball team unveil its logo and uniforms Tuesday night, May 10, at Prescott Valley Event Center.

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Suns rise in Prescott Valley

Professional sports returns to the Event Center

After spending the past two years without minor league hockey, Prescott Valley Event Center has a new sports tenant in the Phoenix Suns' Developmental League pro basketball team, franchise officials announced on Tuesday, April 12.