On Friday, October 30, 2015. The Phoenix Suns, held their home opener against the Portland Trailblazer and at the same time inducting the Sun’s favorite point guard Steve Nash.
Steve Nash, was inducted in the Ring of Honor as the 14th member. He join the list of former Phoenix suns NBA Superstar Connie Hawkins, Dick Van Arsdale, Alvan Adams, Paul Westphal, Walter Davis,Tom Chambers, Kevin Johnson, Joe Proski, Dan Majerle, Charles Barkley, Cotton Fitzsimmons, Jerry Colangelo, John MacLeod.
The awarding was witness by thousands of fans inside the Talking Stick Resort Arena. Who still love Steve Nash.
Phoenix suns, drafted Nash in 1996 as 15th over all in round 1, He was traded to Dallas Mavericks in 1998 and returns back to Phoenix in 2004 – 2012. He ended his career as an LA Lakers in 2015.
Nash, who blossom his career in Phoenix, he holds the franchise record of suns, for most number of assists made (6,997), three-point percentage (43.5 percent), three-pointers made (1,051) and free-throw percentage (90.7 percent). and won two NBA MVP award in 2005 and 2006.
Despite not being able to brought the suns in the NBA Finals, Nash career in Phoenix was incredible, having the chance to played twice in the Western Conference Finals twice in 2005 and 2006. This is the glorious year of Nash and the suns franchise.
After a 19-year NBA career, Nash announced his retirement from the NBA on March 21, 2015, due to back injury.