• The Phoenix Suns made significant roster changes by acquiring All-Stars Kevin Durant and Bradley Beal, but they had to sacrifice depth and future draft picks in the process.
  • NBA writer Mark Medina has concerns about the Suns' new lineup's injury history, particularly with Durant, Beal, Nurkic, and Booker, and how it may affect their performance over a full 82-game season.
  • Last season, these players missed a combined total of 126 regular season games, highlighting the importance of staying healthy if the Suns want to compete at the top of the standings.