Reacting to the Phoenix Suns' NBA Finals Berth with FanSided's Gerald Bourguet


The Phoenix Suns are in the NBA Finals for the first time since 1993. After a 19-win season two seasons ago, the Suns’ climb is a historic one we’ve never seen in NBA history.

It’s safe to the Phoenix’s rebuild is finally complete.

On today’s episode of the Suns Scribe Podcast, FanSided’s Gerald Bourguet joins to talk through how Phoenix reached this remarkable point. Nobody expected this outcome when the 2020-21 season tipped off, but now we’re here.

Chris Paul’s masterful 41-point performance in Game 6 put a legendary stamp on his first ever NBA Finals appearance. Paul’s fit with the Suns has showcased his strengths throughout this season, a beautiful fit alongside Phoenix’s young star duo of Devin Booker and Deandre Ayton.

Torrey Craig deserved a game ball for how he guarded Paul George on Wednesday night, and throughout the Western Conference Finals. When George was matched up against Craig, he shot 3-for-12 (25%) with two turnovers.

You won’t want to miss this episode, Suns fans. We go in-depth on Booker’s journey in Phoenix, what player archetype Ayton is becoming, plus so much more!

The Phoenix Suns are in the NBA Finals, and have homecourt advantage. Welcome to Suns basketball in 2021.