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Suns get Eric Bledsoe, Caron Butler for Jared Dudley

The WojBomb has dropped and the Jared Dudley trade everyone's been anticipating has been completed.

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Bledsoe sitch has shades of Joe

With no deal on the table to keep Eric Bledsoe with the Suns long term, fans may be feeling a bit of deja vu this morning. Joe Johnson played his way into a max contract and trade. Will Bledsoe do the same?

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No deal

The Phoenix Suns were unable to reach a contract extension agreement by the deadline, and so Bledsoe will be a restricted free agent next summer.

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Bledsoe and agent silent on long-term desires

Since the Phoenix Suns acquired Eric Bledsoe on July 2, 2013, folks all around the league have assumed that the Phoenix Suns would lock up Bledsoe to a long-term deal before the season starts. With 24 hours left, that chance is dwindling.

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O Caron, we hardly kn- okay now, WHAT'S NEXT?

The Phoenix Suns traded veteran Caron Butler to his hometown team last night, sending him to Milwaukee in exchange for Ish Smith, Slava Kravtsov and nearly $6 million in cap space. Butler was only a Sun for about six weeks.

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Trade Rumors: Butler to Milwaukee?

Reportedly, Caron Butler has been traded before ever playing a game in a Suns uniform. He was traded, at his request, to Milwaukee for spare parts and, ultimately, cap space.

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Don't hold your breath on Beasley

While the Suns remain silent on the embattled player, it appears quite possible that the weekly Michael Beasley watch is entirely a media-generated story. Beasley could very well be wearing the new Phoenix Suns uniform in November.

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Butler inspired, already entrenched in Valley

New Phoenix Suns forward Caron Butler is focused on being a leader for the young Suns, and has already begun to embrace the rich tradition of the Phoenix Suns franchise while preparing for his 12th NBA season with his 6th NBA team.

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Suns must not overpay Bledsoe

The Phoenix Suns have the upper hand in keeping newly acquired Eric Bledsoe, so they don't have to jump the gun and overpay him. Under the new CBA, the "home team" always keeps the guys on rookie deals that they want to keep.

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Butler brings leadership, kick-out shooting

The Phoenix Suns introduced Caron Butler to the media as a key piece of the 2013-14 Suns, rather than a tradeable contract. Butler brings leadership, a professional attitude and quality outside shooting to a team in desperate need of all three.

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Goodbye, Jared: Revisiting Dudley's Suns Career

During his time in Phoenix, Jared Dudley has been a part of some great Suns memories. Let's take a look at his journey from an unknown to a fan favorite.

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ClipsNation: Bledsoe not certain for stardom

Bloggers for the Clippers had the good fortune these past two years of watching one of the best floor generals in the game, Chris Paul, lead their team to victories at a pace not seen in Clipperland in, well, forever. And they had the pleasure of watching a change-of-pace backup thrill them as well. Can the backup become the leader?

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Video: Bledsoe's Top 10 NBA Plays

From youtube.com, check out the eye-popping plays the Phoenix Suns new guard can make.

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Maverick McDonough Is Moving Plan Into Action

When one door closes another opens as the Phoenix Suns are making bold, aggressive moves this off-season accelerating the re-building process faster than anyone could have anticipated...

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impact of Bledsoe on Suns rebuilding

The acquisition of Eric Bledsoe answers some questions but creates a lot of new questions in their place. What's the plan for the Suns, beyond acquiring assets regardless of position?

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