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Suns agree to extensions with Morris twins
(L-R) Markieff Morris and Marcus Morris
The brothers were selected with consecutive picks in the 2011 draft.
Phoenix, AZ (SportsNetwork.com) - The Phoenix Suns signed twin brothers Markieff and Marcus Morris to multi-year contract extensions on Monday.

"We are particularly pleased to have reached extension agreements with Marcus and Markieff before the start of training camp," president of basketball operations Lon Babby said in a statement. "There is an extraordinary bond between these twin brothers; they make each other better players and better men. We take pride in their growth and look forward to their bright futures."

The 25-year-old forwards were impactful players off the bench last season for Phoenix.  Full Story

Coaching hot seat already burning
By Jim Brighters, NBA Editor
Philadelphia, PA (SportsNetwork.com) - With NBA Media Day barely behind us, it's perfect fair and reasonable to already speculate as to which coaches will be fired soonest.

We live in a world of immediacy. Blame it on the Internet and MTV.

Obviously, no coach is in immediate danger before we reach Halloween. Some skippers are more in need a big start than others. When it comes time to analyze those coaches likeliest to be shown the door, expectations play a large role.

For example, Jason Kidd is probably not worrying about his job security at the moment. The Milwaukee Bucks don't figure to be too formidable. Same goes for the Utah Jazz, Minnesota Timberwolves, Sacramento Kings, Orlando Magic and Philadelphia 76ers.  Full Story

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